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Ruth Partridge photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 173

Scope and Contents

Collection includes original and photocopied photographs and cabinet cards of Provo, Utah life and community members. Includes portraits of Smoot family members and other individuals, scenes from Brigham Young University, and other photographs mostly taken in Utah County, Utah between 1900 and 1956.


  • approximately 1890-1956


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Items 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 Ruth Partridge photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Ruth Louise Partridge (1898-1981) was a Mormon nurse and writer in Provo, Utah. She was closely associated with Brigham Young University early in her life.


1 oversize folder (0.20 linear ft.)

4 boxes (2 linear ft.)

1 folder (0.05 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

See also the Ruth Louise Partridge papers (MSS 1544).


Variant title Ruth Partridge photograph collection, circa 1900-1956.

Register of Ruth Partridge photographs
Rose Frank
2011 November 23
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