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J. Reuben Clark Law School dedication records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 5377

Scope and Contents

Contains materials gathered in relation to the dedication of the J. Reuben Clark, Jr. Law School at Brigham Young University. Includes dedication remarks, meeting minutes for the Law School Centennial Committee, agendas for dedication meetings, convocation notes, correspondence, questionnaires and a centennial guide book. Also included are law building trip reports and photographs of law buildings at various universities and institutions including University of Utah, Salt Lake City; University of California, Davis; Loyola University, Los Angeles; University of Southern California, Los Angeles; Texas Tech, Lubbock, Texas; University of New Mexico, Albuquerque; and the University of Chicago. Materials span from 1971-1975.


  • 1971-1975


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 J. Reuben Clark Law School dedication records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Administrative History

The J. Reuben Clark Law School (est. 1973) is a teaching unit at Brigham Young University.

The J. Reuben Clark Law School offers a six-semester course of graduate professional study leading to the Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree. The following individuals have served as chairmen and acting chairmen: Rex E. Lee (1973-1976, 1977-1982), Carl S. Hawkins (1976-1977, 1982-1986), Bruce C. Hafen (1986-1990), H. Reese Hansen (1990-2004), Kevin J. Worthen (2004-2009), and James R. Rasband (2009- ).


1 carton (1 linear ft.)

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Found in the stacks, March 2009.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found; University Archivist; March 2009.


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

Processing Information

Processed; Kayla Quinney; March 2009.


Register of J. Reuben Clark Law School dedication records
Kayla Quinney
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