Franklin Stewart Harris letter to Helen Ellsworth
Scope and Contents
Written by the president of Brigham Young University to a student, enclosing a copy of the school pep song, "Alma Pater." He encourages her to promote the university to her friends. One sheet of the "Alma Pater" music is torn. Also includes a more complete photocopy of the pep song. The name of the author of the lyrics to "Alma Pater," Glen S. Potter, is written in ink on the first page of the printed sheet music.
- Harris, Franklin Stewart, 1884-1960 (Person)
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Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Franklin Stewart Harris letter, Provo, Utah, to Helen Ellsworth, Denver, Colorado must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : (3 items)
Language of Materials
Received in University Archives from President Merril J. Bateman with cover letter dated 27 May 1998 which stated, "Yesterday a faculty member was kind enough to pass along this letter from President Franklin S. Harris to a student ... It's a keepsake and the library should archive it."
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Merril J. Bateman; 1998.
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
- Register of Franklin Stewart Harris letter, Provo, Utah, to Helen Ellsworth, Denver, Colorado
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 December 15
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.