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Publications and Graphics photograph collection

Identifier: UA 763

Scope and Contents

Photographs used by Brigham Young University's Publications and Graphics Department, many of which are copies made from other sources. Includes photographs of Brigham Young University buildings, Brigham Young Academy, portraits of students, athletes, and faculty members, athletic and performing arts events, the Howard W. Hunter Law Library expansion, and other campus events. Includes photographs taken by George Edward Anderson. Collection contains both black and white and color photographs, and some color transparencies and black and white contact sheets. Dated approximately 1832 to the 1980s.


  • approximately 1832-1980s


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


4 oversize folders (0.7 linear ft.)

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Photographs are arranged in groupings by subject.

Custodial History

Transferred from Brigham Young University Publications and Graphics in 1998 and 2018.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Brigham Young University Publications and Graphics; September 2018.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Brigham Young University Publications and Graphics; 1998.


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

Processing Information

Processed; Kate Ashman; 2021 August. Added addendum and standardized titles.

Register of the Publications and Graphics photograph collection
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.
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Revision Statements

  • 2009 October 7: GilEADized to correct small errors. Updated to DACS and CCLA compliance; Anita Hawkins.
  • 2021 August: Addded addendum and standardized titles; Kate Ashman.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US