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College of Physical Education records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 5400

Scope and Contents

Contains memoranda, reports, histories, proposals, and other materials concerning the College of Physical Education. Materials date from between 1967 and 1993.


  • 1967-1993


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 College of Physical Education records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

The College of Physical Education (1960-1998) was a department of Brigham Young University.

The College of Physical Education was formed at Brigham Young University in 1960 in a reorganization of the earlier College of Recreation, Physical and Health Education, and Athletics. The college was responsible for administering academic departments responsible for recreation management, physical and health education, and dance. It also administered intramural sports, and intercollegiate sports until 1975. In 1998 it was renamed the College of Health and Human Performance.


2 cartons ((2 linear ft.) )

Language of Materials



Arranged in four series: 1. Histories. 2. Reports. 3. Memoranda. 4. Proposal for Doctor of Education program.

Custodial History

Transferred from Records Management in June 2008.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Records Management; June 2008.


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

Processing Information

Processed; Elizabeth West; June 2008.

Register of College of Physical Education records
Sarah Flinders
2013 July 11
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. University Archives Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US