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Alexander Wadley reminiscences

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 1312

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of two reminiscences. The first discusses the Block Y and various activities associated with it. The second discusses the Brigham Young University in the 1930s and describes the different buildings on campus as well as student life. It also includes a discussion of the first cougar mascots.


  • 2006


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

Biographical / Historical

Alexander Wadley was born 24 October 1911 in Pleasant Grove, Utah. He worked for the U. S. Bureau of Reclamation from 1941-1952. He commenced working at Brigham Young University in May 1952 as the Engineer for the Physical Plant Department and worked there until 1958. In 1958 he began working for the Utah State Road Commission. He retired in 1976.


1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Gift of Mary Jackson, November 2006.


University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).

Register of Alexander Wadley reminiscences
Jennifer Kim
2011 September 1
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