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Charles Marion Russell collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3702

Scope and Contents

This collection includes five photographs of Charles Marion Russell and four photographs of his artwork.


  • Approximately 1864-1926


Conditions Governing Access

Open to public access; Under copyright restriction; Kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical history

Charles Marion Russell was an artist and cowboy in Montana. He was born in 1864 and died in 1926. He produced more than 2,600 pieces of preserved art work in all.


1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)

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Custodial History

These items were received by Special Collections in 1978. There were removed from a booklet entitled "The Works of Charles Marion Russell, 1864-1926."

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Historical Society of Montana; 1978.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

See also MSS 1651 and MSS p 748.

Related Materials

These materials are part of the Photographic Archives.

Register of Charles Marion Russell collection
Lucy Brimhall
2013 April 5
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 Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States