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Brigham Young Academy photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1078

Scope and Contents

Contains two unidentified photographs of what appear to be students (one of the photographs appears to have been taken in front of the BYA Women's Gymnasium). Photographs appear to be from the early 1900s. The back of the photograph with the scrolls has a sticky note with the following names on it: Lorina White, Georgina Swensen, M. S. Christiansen, Hedvig Johnson, Leonard Walker, and Mor. G. Larsen. It also states that there are 13 Ladies and 14 Men.


  • approximately 1900


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 Brigham Young Academy photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

Brigham Young Academy was founded in 1875 in Provo, Utah, as a school for teacher education. It became Brigham Young University in 1903.


2 folders (0.04 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Beth Olsen, 2003.


Students and student organizations (University Archives Collection Development Policy, V.b.v.2.c, October 8, 2015).

Register of Brigham Young Academy photographs
Abe Austin
2012 April 4
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