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Jane Thompson life sketch

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2967

Scope and Contents

Brief reminiscences of important experiences in her life, including singing with the 314th Army Special Service Band, 1945-1947; work with the Program Bureau and in related capacities at BYU, 1952-1984; service on the general board of the Young Women's Mutual Improvement Association of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1954-1970; and other experiences relating to music. Includes several photographic images.


  • approximately 1998


Conditions Governing Access

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 Jane Thompson life sketch must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Director of Program Bureau and faculty member at Brigham Young University, 1952-1984. Founded the Young Ambassadors, 1970, and the Lamanite Generation, 1971.


17 leaves ; 28 cm.

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Janie Thompson, the author, delivered her life sketch to University Archives, together with an autobiographical sketch, on 15 January 1999.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Janie Thompson; 1999


LDS, Utah, and Western American women (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.V, 2007).

Register of Jane Thompson life sketch
Rose Frank
2011 February 11
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