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Photograph album of Camp Black Hawk, Utah

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8029

Scope and Contents

Collection includes sixty-seven photographs of the Utah National Guard soldiers and military leaders at the Black Hawk training camp in Utah County in 1904. The soldiers are in the 1st Infantry and 1st Battery with companies A, D, E, F. The soldiers are seen during training on battery use, swimming, getting paid, marching, military band, and standing at attention. The photographs depict Mount Timpanogos, Provo Canyon, and Utah Lake putting the camp on the shore of Utah Lake in Utah County. Distinguished people include Mrs. Emily Wells (wife of Governor Heber M. Wells); Lt. Col. Greenwald; Lieut. Johnson; Maj. Williams; Lt. Saunders and Lt. Haskell.


  • 1904

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. 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 the Photograph album of Camp Black Hawk, Utah must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Maintained in original order.

Custodial History

Collection was purchased from Ronald Rayman of Rayman Americana in 2012 along with four other items that are not included in this collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; Ronald Rayman; 2012.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Processing Information

Processed; Lionel Thomas, student photograph processor; 2012.

Register of the Photograph album of Camp Black Hawk, Utah
Lionel Thomas
2012 April 6
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