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Collection of KBYU-TV film reels and albums

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 5712

Scope and Contents

Materials contain the film reels for KBYU-TV's films The Great Dinosaur Discovery and Antarctica. The Great Dinosaur Discovery was directed by John Linton. Antarctica was directed by John Weiley. Collection also includes a record album of the original musical score to the Great Dinosaur Discovery. Dated from 1972 to 1991.


  • 1972-1991


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 the Collection of KBYU-TV film reels and albums must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

KBYU-TV (1965-) is a BYUtv television station located in Provo, Utah.

KBYU-TV was first licensed by the Federal Communications Commission in November of 1965 and had it's first air date only a week later. The station is owned by Brigham Young University where it's studio facility is located. It is also a PBS member station. The station airs special programs related to the LDS church, general PBS fare, and classic television programs such as I Love Lucy, The Andy Griffith Show, and Little House on the Prairie. In 2010, KBYU rebranded as Eleven.


2 film reels (0.2 linear ft.)

1 album ((0.1 linear ft.) )

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Found in the University Archives in December 2014.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found; University Archives; December 2014.


University records (University Archives Collecting Policy, February 2010).

Processing Information

Processed; Erin Owens; January 2015.

Register of Collection of KBYU-TV film reels and albums
Erin Owens
2015 January 7
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