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Leonard J. Arrington miscellaneous images

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 628

Scope and Contents

Leonard J. Arrington miscellaneous images collection contains about 40 photographs mostly about sailing ships and scenery. There are also prints of Western American scenes.


  • 1880-1960


Conditions Governing Access

Open to public access; Kept in cold storage; requires 24 hours advance notice to access collection.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Leonard J. Arrington miscellaneous images must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Leonard J. Arrington was historian of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1972 to 1982. The first professional historian and the first noncentral authority to occupy this position. Arrington opened archival resources and presided over an unprecedented era of enlightenment in Mormon scholarship.


1 oversize folder (0.3 linear ft.)

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

These items was donated to Special Collections in 1988.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donation; Leonard Arrington; 1988.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

These items are part of the Photographs Archive.

Register of Leonard J. Arrington miscellaneous images
Rose Frank
2011 December 12
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