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Ben E. Lewis papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1326

Scope and Contents

Official Brigham Young University records, correspondence, memos, and reports collected by Ben E. Lewis from 1948-1980.

Dates

  • 1948-1980

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Restricted. Closed for 100 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 Ben E. Lewis papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Ben E. Lewis (1913-2005) was a Mormon missionary in Northern States Mission, 1934-1936; student at Brigham Young University, 1936-1940; executive vice-president of BYU and director of BYU Auxiliary Services, 1952-1979; president of England London Mission, 1979-1981.

Extent

49 cartons (49 linear ft.)

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Other Finding Aids

Box-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/UA1326.xml

Custodial History

Found in the stacks, Dec. 2006.

Appraisal

Office files (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).
Title
Register of Ben E. Lewis papers
Status
Completed
Author
Jennifer Kim
Date
2011 September 9
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