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College of Religious Instruction records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 584

Scope and Contents note

Includes the official correspondence of Bryan Belnap, David Yarn, Roy Doxey, & Daniel Ludlow, all deans of the College of Religious Instruction. Includes correspondence from Chauncey Riddle, Assistant Director of Graduate Studies.


  • 1937-1973


Conditions Governing Access note

Restricted. Closed for 50 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Restriction Policy. Requests to access restricted materials in the University Archives should be submitted to the University Archivist.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the College of Religious Instruction records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the Special Collections Board of Curators.


29 boxes (14.5 linear ft.)




Correspondence of Bryan Belnap, David Yarn, Roy Doxey, Daniel Ludlow and Chauncey Riddle.

Arrangement note

Collection is arranged in 10 series: 1. Office of the Dean - B. West Belnap, Daniel H. Ludlow, David Yarn, & Roy Doxey; 2. College of Religious Instruction meeting minutes; 3. Office of the Dean; 4. Undergraduate Religion Department, Office of the Chairman - Roy W. Doxey; 5. Office of the Dean - General Procedures files; 6. Materials transferred from current printed matter section to this collection; 7. Office of Chairman of LDS Church Organization and Administration Department - Chauncey Riddle; 8. Office of Assistant Director of Graduate Studies for Division of Religion - Chauncey Riddle; 9. Office of the Dean - Daniel H. Ludlow & Roy W. Doxey; and 10. Office of the Dean - Daniel H. Ludlow, Roy W. Doxey, & Jeffrey Holland.

Other Finding Aids note

A more detailed finding aid is available in print in the repository

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.

Custodial History note

Donated by the College of Religious Instruction.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; College of Religious Instruction.

Appraisal note

Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).

Processing Information note

Processed; University Archives.
Register of the College of Religious Instruction records
Brigham Young University Harold B. Lee Library Special Collections Department
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States