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Subject Source: Cclanarrow

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

John H. Brailsford film of Brigham Young University graduation footage

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197235222426]
Identifier: UA 5681
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a DVD of footage of a Brigham Young University graduation ceremony and graduate march, taken from the Joseph Smith Memorial Building on the BYU campus by John H. Brailsford. Includes shots of David O. McKay and Heber J. Grant. Focus of footage appears to be an unnamed female graduate and her family. Dated approximately 1941.

Dates: approximately 1941

Founder's Day report

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231028314]
Identifier: UA 91
Scope and Contents

Report prepared by Brown, a student and secretary to Franklin S. Harris, concerning Founder's Day, October 16, 1941. Also concerns dedication of Joseph Smith Building with statements by Harris, Joseph Fielding Smith, and David O. McKay.

Dates: 1941

Graduation photographs

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197233620498]
Identifier: UA 1012
Scope and Contents

Photographs of students receiving diplomas and shaking hands with President David O. McKay at a Brigham Young University graduation sometime in the early 1950s.

Dates: approximately 1950

Joseph Smith Jarvis letter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230331552]
Identifier: MSS SC 3002
Scope and Contents

Letter from Joseph Jarvis to Commissioner David O. McKay asking for a meeting with McKay to discuss some Brigham Young University student problems.

Dates: 1920

David O. McKay letter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230322973]
Identifier: MSS SC 2591
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letter dated 22 Oct. 1947 and addressed to T. Earl Pardoe, professor of public speaking and dramatic arts at Brigham Young University. McKay thanks Pardoe for his support of the "Centennial year" and writes about raising funds.

Dates: 1947 October 22

David O. McKay letter to Jesse Knight

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232574316]
Identifier: UA 5710
Scope and Contents

Contains a letter written by David O. McKay for Elder Jesse Knight. At this time David O. McKay was the Principal at Weber Academy. The letter is about McKay contributing $100 to the Karl G. Maeser Memorial Building. It was written in 1908.

Dates: 1908

The mission of Brigham Young University : an address / given by David O. McKay

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233646691]
Identifier: UA 5428
Scope and Contents

An address given by President David O. McKay on the mission of Brigham Young University. The address was given at Brigham Young University on April 27, 1948.

Dates: 1948 April 27

Oral history interview with Russel B. Swensen

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197227657902]
Identifier: MSS 6858

Oral history interview with Russel Swensen conducted by Dale C. LeCheminant on 24 June 1976 in Provo, Utah.

Dates: 1976 June 24

Photographs of David O. McKay Building dedication

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233620878]
Identifier: UA 1120
Scope and Contents

Contains photographs of the dedication of the David O. McKay Building, of David O. McKay himself, and of McKay with Ernest L. Wilkinson, and the First Presidency. Images date from between 1954 and 1979.

Dates: 1954-1979

Photographs of university trustees

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 830
Scope and Contents

Contains thirty-nine black-and-white photographs of presidents of the Board of Trustees of Brigham Young Academy and University; also views of chairmen of the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees of BYU. Also includes view of Karl G. Maeser's wife, Anna.

Dates: 1875-1975