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Crump family papers

Identifier: MSS 1567

Scope and Contents note

Collection consists of materials relating to the Reynold and Myrtle Crump family and their seven children. The materials include correspondence, genealogical items, biographies, diaries, photographs, and miscellaneous articles relating to the Crump family and their ancestors. The materials date from between 1911 and 1973.


  • 1911-1973


Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Crump family papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

The Crump family of Bluffdale, Utah are descendants of Reynold and Myrtle Frost Crump. Reynold Crump was a farmer in the area, and Myrtle was a former teacher and youth leader.


1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



The Crump papers consist of family history records, ephemera and photographs concerning the family of Myrtle Frost Crump.

Custodial History note

Donated by Vesta Smith in 1975.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; Vesta Smith; 1975.

Appraisal note

Utah and American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007)

Processing Information note

Processed; Mary Downs and Katie Connors, student processors; May 2009.

Register of Crump family papers
Mary Downs and Katie Connors, student processors, and John Murphy, curator.
6 May 2009
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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 Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States