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Oral history interview with John R. Halliday

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA OH 113

Scope and Contents

Professor Halliday was interviewed by Alma Heaton on August 29, 1983 as part of the Joint Oral History Project for the Brigham Young University Archives and Brigham Young University Alumni Association Emeritus Club. The interview was transcribed in 1984. The material gives a brief sketch of Halliday's life and concentrates on the time he served as a professor of Music at Brigham Young University. He mentions serving as the mission president for the Mormon Church in Milan, Italy from 1976-1979. He also speaks at length about his philosophy of life and his following of Mormon Church precepts.

Dates

  • 1983-1984

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Oral history interview with John R. Halliday must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

John R. Halliday (1911-1988) was a music professor in Utah. He worked at Brigham Young University, and served as a mission president for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Italy.

Extent

5 folders (0.1 linear ft.)

1 volume

Language

English

Appraisal

University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).

General

Includes index.

General

Related title Joint oral history project.

Creator

Title
Register of Oral history interview with John R. Halliday
Status
Completed
Author
Jennifer Kim
Date
2011 August 17
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States