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W. Ray Luce papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8894

Content Description

W. Ray Luce papers, including a letter to Luce from Ohio governor, Richard F. Celeste, and selected publications by W. Ray Luce. Other Luce donations pending, including Luce personal papers. Approximately 1984-1990.


  • 1984-1990


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 the W. Ray Luce papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Biographical / Historical

W. Ray Luce (1942- ) is a historian in Georgia.

W. Ray Luce was born in 1942. Luce earned both his Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Brigham Young University in History. He went on to obtain his Ph.D. in History from University of Virginia. Luce was a Director of Historic Preservation Division in Georgia and the Ohio State Historic Preservation Officer. Luce was also a historian for the National Register of Historic Places in Washington DC. Luce is currently an adjunct professor in the Heritage Preservation program at Georgia State Universisty.


1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated by W. Ray Luce in 2016.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; W. Ray Luce; February 2016.


LDS scholarship and historiography, including the historical collections of leading LDS scholars, scientists, historians, etc. Materials to be collected include historically important manuscript and archives collections (20th and 21st Century Western and Mormon Americana collection department policy 5.III, 2007.)

Processing Information

Processed; Corinne Bird, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2016.

Register of W. Ray Luce papers
Corinne Bird
2016 September 22
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