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Office of the President records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 1090

Scope and Contents

Contains alphabetical correspondence and an annual report to the Board of Trustees. Materials were produced by Acting President L. John Nuttall between 1926 and 1927.


  • 1926-1927


Conditions Governing Access

Restricted. Closed for 70 years from the end date of the administration, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the University Archives Policy.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical History

L. John Nuttall (1887-1944) served as acting president of Brigham Young University from 1926-1927 while Franklin S. Harris was on a world tour.

Administrative History

The position of Acting President is a temporary role used by the university between presidential administrations, or for other reasons. Acting Presidents have included L. John Nuttall (1926-1927) and Christen Jensen (1939-1940, and 1949-1951).


1 box (0.5 linear ft.)



Other Finding Aids

Finding aid available in the repository.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.

Custodial History

Part of the Brigham Young University President's Records Collection.


University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
Register of Office of the President records
Jennifer Kim
2011 September 13
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