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Benjamin Cluff diary, 1886-1903

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSS 1667
Image of Benjamin Cluff diary
Image of Benjamin Cluff diary

Scope and Contents

Diary details Cluff's study at the University of Michigan beginning December 14, 1886, and other events and reminiscences up until the eve of his departure on the South American Expedition in June, 1900. Entries begin again on November 1, 1903, continuing until December 23 and detailing his work at the Academy after his return from Columbia and before his resignation in 1903.


  • 1886-1903

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 Cluff diaries must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


290 p. ; 23 cm

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

Box-level inventory available online.

Existence and Location of Copies

Transcripts of the diaries are available in the collection (box 2).


Leather bound volume with handwritten entries to page 223 and with some printed materials attached.

Repository Details

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

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US