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Marsha D. Broadway papers on Farnsworth Juvenile Literature Library mural, 2001-2010

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7964 Series 3

Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence and other materials related to the Juvenile Literature Mural created by Michael Lehnardt in 2002. Included are other mural proposals, captial equipment requests, receipts, reimbursements, Commissioned Art Agreement, Lehnardt's graduation speech and unveiling speech, early concepts and sketches, and newsclippings. Also included are the invitation, program, and video recording of the unveiling event, as well as information about the 2010 Event to Honor Artist, a luncheon honoring Lehnardt's graduation from the University of Utah's medical school. Transparencies used by Lehnardt, photocopied images, and photographs showing the mural's progress are also included. Several sketches, a large print of the mural, and a large board showing early sketches and the mural's progress were all rehoused in oversize folders, 2001-2010.


  • 2001-2010


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 Marsha D. Broadway professional papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

From the Collection:

Marsha D. Broadway was the Juvenile Literature Librarian at the Harold B. Lee Library from 1993 to 2011.

Marsha D. Broadway received a Master of Science in Library Media at Alabama A&M University in 1978 and a Master of Library Science from Brigham Young University in 1981. In 1985, she received her PhD from Florida State University. She taught at Brigham Young University from 1985 to 1991 as an assistant professor, and as an associate professor from 1991 to 1993 in the School of Library and Information Sciences. When the school closed in 1993, Broadway became the Juvenile Literature Librarian at the Harold B. Lee Library. During her tenure as the librarian, she managed the juvenile literature collection, expanded the juvenile special collections, maintained the Families and Literacy Blog, and initiated the work on the mural that is currently housed in the Juvenile Literature Library. Broadway also served as a Chair in the Humanities and Religion Library from 2002 to 2005. She has published numerous articles in print and electronically, made numerous presentations across the nations, and served on both the Caldecott and Newberry Committee.


5 folders

3 oversize folders

Language of Materials