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Department of Communications records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 560

Scope and Contents

Includes the correspondence and department records of chairs Oliver Smith and J. Morris Richards. Materials date from between 1933 and 1974.

Dates

  • 1933-1974

Creator

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 Department of Communications records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

21 boxes (10.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Arrangement

Arranged in two series: 1. Department of Communications chair records, 1933-1971. 2. Department of Communications chair records, 1960-1974.

Other Finding Aids

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

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/UA560.xml

Custodial History

Materials were transferred from the private collection of the donor.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Dept. of Communications.

Appraisal

Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).

Processing Information

Processed; James Cloward.

Title
Register of the Department of Communications records
Status
Completed
Author
James Cloward
Date
2004
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.
Sponsor
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Repository Details

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

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US