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Joseph Elam Stimson photographs and lithographs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 314

Scope and Contents

Collection includes 126 photographs and lithographs of Cheyenne, Wyoming, and of rural Utah.


  • approximately 1880-1929


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 Joseph Elam Stimson photographs and lithographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Joseph Elam Stimson (1870-1952) was a photographer in the American West. He worked for the Union Pacific Railroad and for the Bureau of Reclamation.


1 folder (0.02 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Lithographs; Donated; T.J. Bergar.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Register of Joseph Elam Stimson photographs and lithographs
Abe Austin
2012 February 27
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