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Evelyn R. Matthews scrapbook

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 6269

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook documents Matthews' time as the Head Resident of the Merrill Hall at Helaman Halls at Brigham Young University between 1969 and 1972, and includes photographs and other documents. It provides insight into student college life in the late 1960s and early 1970s. BYU student customs are portrayed with pictures and brief explanations within the scrapbook.


  • 1969-1975


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 use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at

Biographical History

Evelyn R. Matthews was the Head Resident of Merrill Hall at Heritage Halls at Brigham Young University.


1 oversize box (0.75 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated by Gregory Reece in 1990.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Gregory Reece; 1990.


Collected in Utah and American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007) because the scrapbook offers information on the customs of Mormon student life in the west.

Processing Information

Processed; Katie Connors, student processor; John Murphy, curator; 2008.

Register of Evelyn R. Matthews scrapbook
Katie Connors, student processor; John Murphy, curator; 2008.
2008 August 26
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