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Pohlsander family collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 530

Scope and Contents

Collection includes 200 photographs and postcards, four nitrate negatives, and one glass plate negative. Includes images of Germany, the United States, and the Pohlsander family taken between the 1850s and the 1970s. Many of the postcards have messages on the back written in German.


  • approximately 1850-1979

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 Pohlsander family photographs, postcards, and negatives must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


4 folders (0.16 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

Transferred; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Archives;|d1986.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Register of Pohlsander family photographs, postcards, and negatives
Lucas J. Chehda
2012 March 08
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