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Centennial History Project director records, 1971-1976

Identifier: UA 566 Series 1

Scope and Contents

Contains files compiled by Ernest L. Wilkinson, Project Director and Editor of the published histories. Includes correspondence, meeting minutes, memorandums, notes, and other items. Materials date from between 1971 and 1976.


  • 1971-1976


Conditions Governing Access

Restricted. Closed for 35 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the University Archives Policy.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Administrative History

From the Collection:

The Centennial History Project (1972-1976) was a research project led by university president Ernest L. Wilkinson to compile a history of Brigham Young University at its 100 year anniversary.


12 boxes

Language of Materials



Arranged in seven subseries: 1. Centennial History Project administrative records, 1972-1976. 2. Centennial History Project staff meeting minutes, 1972-1975. 3. Centennial History Project records on research, 1971-1975. 4. Centennial History Project records on multi-volume history, approximately 1972-1975. 5. Centennial History Project records on multi-volume history appendices, approximately 1972-1975. 6. Centennial History Project records on multi-volume history biographical sketches, approximately 1972-1975. 7. Centennial History Project records on multi-volume history production and distribution, approximately 1972-1975.

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed finding aid is availabe in print in the repository.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US