Nelson B. Wadsworth collection of frontier photographs
Scope and Contents
Collection consists of exhibit photographs assembled by Nelson Wadsworth about the American frontier. Items include the work of various photographers.
- approximately 1870-1919
- Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 (photographer, Person)
- Beard, George, 1854-1944 (photographer, Person)
- Carter, C. W. (photographer, Person)
- Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 (photographer, Person)
- Wadsworth, Nelson B., 1930- (collector, Person)
- Cannon, Marsena (photographer, Person)
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 Nelson B. Wadsworth collection of frontier photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Biographical / Historical
Nelson Wadsworth (1930- ) was a professor of journalism and photojournalism at Brigham Young University.
1 oversize folder
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Nelson Wadsworth.
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
- Buildings -- Utah -- Photographs
- Business enterprises -- Utah -- Photographs
- Latter Day Saint missionaries -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- Photographs
- Latter Day Saint pioneers -- Utah -- Photographs
- Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- Photographs
- Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) -- Photographs
- Material Types
- Miners -- Utah -- Photographs
- Salt Lake Temple -- Photographs
- Sports -- Utah -- Photographs
- Register of Nelson B. Wadsworth collection of frontier photographs
- Rose Frank
- 2011 November 10
- 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.