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Heber H. Thomas photograph of the First Presidency

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7636

Scope and Contents

Photograph of Joseph F. Smith with the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, copyright by Heber H. Thomas in 1902. Image includes Joseph F. Smith as President, John Rex Winder as first counselor, and Anthon Henrik Lund as second counselor.


  • 1902


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from the Heber H. Thomas photograph of the First Presidency held in the L. Tom Perry Special Collections at Brigham Young University must be obtained in writing from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Heber H. Thomas (1862-1926) was a photographer and educator in Utah. He was active as a photographer in Ogden between 1890-1910, and later moved the studio to Salt Lake City. He also served as superintendent of the State Industrial School.


1 oversize folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; DeVere Wilkerson; May 13, 2010.


Photograph (Photograph Archives).


The left side of the photograph has a 2 inch piece that is broken off. The broken piece is still with the photograph.

Processing Information

Processed; Lionel Thomas, student photograph processor; 2010.

Register of the Heber H. Thomas photograph of the First Presidency
Lionel Thomas
2010 August 3
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.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States