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Eva Anderson Noyes family photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3840

Scope and Contents

Collection contains 318 photographs pertaining to the Eva Anderson Noyes family. Most of the photographs are either portraits or candid shots of relatives or friends of Eva. A few of the photographs are of George Edward Anderson and his wife Olive and their children, including Eva. A majority of the photographs are portraits of children or couples. The collection also includes an album of photographs of Eva and her husband Lyman visiting the Joseph Smith memorial in Vermont as well as photographs of other places they visited on their trip. There are also a few newspaper clippings of articles pertaining to the work of George Edward Anderson, as well as a few photocopies of some photographs. Many of the photographs were taken at the George Edward Anderson studio, and many of the photographs in this collection are identified.


  • approximately 1876-1959


Conditions Governing Access

Open to public access. 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 Eva Anderson Noyes family photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Eva Anderson Noyes was born on 11 May 1889 to George Edward and Olive Lowry Anderson. She married Lyman W. Noyes on 13 January 1910 and died on 8 September 1984.


3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.

Custodial History

These items were donated to Special Collections in 2007.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donation; Benchmark Books; 2007.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

These items are part of the 20th Century Western and Mormon Americana Archives.

Register of Eva Anderson Noyes family photographs
Abe Austin
2012 April 03
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