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Joel M. Boyack papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8913

Scope and Contents

Collection contains four scrapbooks compiled by Boyack that document the history of the Springville, Utah, First Ward, Kolob Stake. Materials include photographs of leaders, presidencies, and children, notes on Relief Society monthly activities, genealogies of the bishopric and other ward presidencies, and mini biographies of ward leaders. Also included are newspaper clippings and a history of the bishops. Dated approximately 1892-1992.


  • approximately 1892-1992


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 Joel M. Boyack papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Biographical History

Joel M. Boyack (1935-) is a historian of LDS Church history in Utah.

Joel M. Boyack was born in 1935. Boyack collected pictures and papers concerning the Springville, Utah, First Ward. Joel M. Boyack currently lives in Springville, Utah.


2 boxes (1 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated by Joel M. Boyack in 2016.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Joel M. Boyack; August 2016.


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Americana collection development policy 5.V, August 2007).

Processing Information

Processed; Corinne Bird, Sadie Julian; 2016.

Joel M. Boyack 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