Hugh Wickman Peterson papers

Hugh Wickman Peterson papers

Dates: 1888-1980

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, an autobiography, examinations, memoranda, speeches, photographs, certificates, and memorabilia. The materials relate to Peterson's teaching career and his association with the Brigham Young University Chemistry Department. Also included is Peterson's PhD dissertation.

  • Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Peterson, Hugh Wickman, 1893
  • Call Number: MSS 1975
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
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 1975; Papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1975, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Peterson, Hugh Wickman, 1893-; Chemists--Utah--Provo--History--Sources; Colleges and Universities; Correspondence; Education; Material Types; Publications
Genre / Form
Examinations; Letters; Memorandums
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).
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Finding Aid Title
Peterson (Hugh Wickman) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-04-16T13:02-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Chemistry professor at Brigham Young University.

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