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Graduate School records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1101

Scope and Contents

Collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, committee assignments, information on graduate programs, information supporting a review of graduate programs, and other files documenting the history of the Graduate School from 1954 to 1993.

Dates

  • 1954-1993

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Graduate School records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

The Graduate Division slowly developed in the 1920s until it became the Graduate School in 1929 with Christen Jensen as dean. The Graduate School is responsible for all graduate programs at Brigham Young University.

Extent

56 boxes (28 linear ft.)

Language

English

Other Finding Aids

Available in the reading room and online.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/UA1101.xml

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from Records Management and taken from the University Archives stacks, 2004.

Appraisal

Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).
Title
Register of Graduate School records
Status
Completed
Author
Jennifer Kim
Date
2011 September 1
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