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Library Committee donation solicitation letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 5551

Scope and Contents

A letter, dated 1925, from the Library Committee requesting that alumni donate money or books to build the library collection that will be housed in the new Heber J. Grant Library Building.


  • 1925


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 use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at

Administrative History

The Library Committee (1904-1950) was an administrative unit at Brigham Young University.

The Library Committee was established by the university administration in 1904, and was composed of three faculty members who advised the activities of the library. Chairs of the committee included James L. Brown (1904-1910), Joseph Peterson (1910-1911), Alice L. Reynolds (1911-1924, 1925-1939), George H. Brimhall (1924-1925), W. J. Snow (1939-1940), Wilford Poulson (1940-1948), and A. C. Lambert (1948-1950).


1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

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Custodial History

Transferred to the University Archives from the Brigham Young University-Idaho Library, November 2010.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Brigham Young University-Idaho Library; November 2010.


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

Processing Information

Processed; J. Gordon Daines III; December 2010.

Register of the Library Committee donation solicitation letter
J. Gordon Daines III
2010 December 2
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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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