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Paul A. E. Henning papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 300

Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, diaries, manuscripts of writings, and notes on hieroglyphics and other archaeological studies. Also included are photographs pertaining to Mexico and to Central American Indian civilizations, especially those of the Aztec and Maya Indians. The materials include information on Indian myths and legends.

Dates

  • 1600-1924

Creator

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 Paul A. E. Henning papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Paul A. E. Henning (1872-1923) was an archaeologist, teacher, author, and museum curator. He participated in the Brigham Young Academy South American expedition in 1900 and 1901.

Extent

5 boxes (2.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Other Finding Aids

Available in repository.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Existence and Location of Copies

Transcription of Henning's diary, volume 1, available in Box 1, folder 1.

Title
Register of Paul A. E. Henning papers
Status
Completed
Author
Megan Furcini
Date
2011 March 22
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States