Orval Hafen papers
Orval Hafen papers
Bound typescripts; clippings and letters (some photocopies). The collection includes a detailed personal journal, obituaries, articles describing Hafen's life, letters from private citizens and elected officials concerning legislation. The collection describes the observations, opinions and experiences of Hafen, his business, family, friends and politics.
- Extent: 3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)
- Creator: Hafen, Orval, 1903-1964
- Call Number: MSS 1413
- Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
- Access Restrictions: Collection restricted; permission of the family required to read, cite or publish.
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- Conditions of Use
- It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
- Preferred Citation
- Initial citation: MSS 1413; Orval Hafen papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1413, LTPSC.
- Custodial History
- Gift of the Hafen family, 1974; David Thomas, 1975.
- Acquisition Information
- Donated; Hafen family and David Thomas; 1974-1975.
- Other Finding Aids
- File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS1413.xml
- Subject Terms
- Arrowhead Petroleum Company; Dixie College; Dixie Cooperative Produce Association; Hafen, John, 1862-1946; Hafen, Lenora Knight, 1862-1913; Hafen, Ruth Clark, 1909-; Republican Party (Utah); Cooperative societies--Utah; Legislators--Utah; Petroleum industry and trade--Utah; Political Campaigns; Politics, Government, and Law; Saint George (Utah)--History; United States--Politics and government--20th century; Utah--Politics and government
- Genre / Form
- Diaries; Letters
- Windows of heaven
- Appraisal Information
- Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
- Finding Aid ID Number
- Finding Aid Title
- Hafen (Orval) papers
- Finding Aid Author
- Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
- Finding Aid Creator
- This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-10-07T15:12-0600
- Finding Aid Language
- Biographical Info:
Utah state legislator.
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