Benjamin F. Cummings papers
Scope and Contents
Contains a handwritten and typewritten history of the Brigham Young University Department of Modern and Classical Languages, minutes of department conferences, foreign language plays, speeches and articles, class outlines, rolls and gradesheets.
- Cummings, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1884-1969 (creator, Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Benjamin F. Cummings papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Benjamin F. Cummings was a professor of Classical Languages at Brigham Young University, 1920-1951. Professor B.F. Cummings was a professor of foreign languages at B.Y.U. for 34 years with French as a specialty. He fostered several language groups, aided in their play production and took part in a number of B.Y.U. faculty plays. He also was chairman of the Eligibility Committee.
2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
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Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/UA171.xml
Office files (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).
Index/Finding aid Container list available with the collection.
Processed; Hollis Scott.
- Register of Benjamin F. Cummings papers
- Rose Frank
- 2011 July 15
- 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.