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Moses Franklin Farnsworth photographs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 224

Scope and Contents

Collection includes photographs of the Farnsworth family, with images of three of his wives and their children. Dated approximately 1870-1919.


  • approximately 1870-1919


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 Moses Franklin Farnsworth photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Moses Franklin Farnsworth (1834-1906) was a Mormon genealogist and historian.


1 folder (0.04 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.

Custodial History

Materials were donated to L. Tom Perry Special Collections by Raymond B. Farnsworth in 1981.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Raymond B. Farnsworth; 1981.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

See also the Moses F. Farnsworth papers (MSS 1678).

Processing Information

Processed; Anne Ashton; June 2022. Updated finding aid for DACS compliance and accuracy. Rehoused photographs to plastic sleeves for preservation.

Register of Moses Franklin Farnsworth photographs
Under Revision
Abe Austin
2012 February 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