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Burr Eldredge photographs of Brigham Young University

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 5531

Scope and Contents

Contains photographs of Brigham Young University taken by Burr Eldredge. These photographs are of the Homecoming parades and buildings from 1947 to 1951.


  • 1947-1951


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

Biographical History

Burr Eldredge (born 1925) was a schoolteacher in Utah.

Burr Salmon Eldredge was born on November 28, 1925 in Myton, Utah to Joseph Harold Eldredge and Erma Salmon. In 1944 he joined the United States Army, serving in the European Theater and with the occupational forces until 1947. After returning from the Army he attended Brigham Young University, graduating in 1951. He then had a career as a physical education teacher in Utah.


1 folder (0.05 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Maintained in original order. The order was maintained as slides were scanned.

Custodial History

The photographs were taken and maintained by Burr Eldredge until he gave them to his son Scott Eldredge. Scott donated them to the University Archives in April 2010.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Scott Eldredge; April 2010.


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

Processing Information

Processed; Matthew Leavitt; April 2010.

Register of Burr Eldredge photographs of Brigham Young University
Matthew Leavitt
2010 April 8
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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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