J. Reuben Clark, Jr. papers

J. Reuben Clark, Jr. papers

Dates: 1871-1961

Contains a variety of papers that cover the full life span of Clark. However, the great bulk of the material here are his personal diaries and his financial records.

  • Extent: 13 cartons (13 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961
  • Call Number: MSS 303
  • 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: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Organized into 19 series: 1. Biographical Material. 2. Journals, diaries, and schedules of J. Reuben Clark Jr. 3. Ranching award and records. 4. Correspondence. 5. President Clark's wife and children 6. Dicta. 7. Published and unpublished writings. 8. President Clark's Speeches. 9. Foreign Relations Material. 10. LDS Church material. 11. J. Reuben Clark Library. 12. Memorabilia and miscellaneous. 13. Items which date near the time of his death. 14. Funeral Service and Obituaries. 15. Estate of JRC Jr. 16. Reference files. 17. Photographs. 18. Financial files. 19 - Duplicates of materials in the J. Reuben Clark Jr. collection.
Conditions of Use
Copyright of J. Reuben Clark Jr. collection is held by the Library of Brigham Young University. Permission to publish material from the J. Reuben Clark Jr. papers must be obtained from the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial Citation: MSS 303; J. Reuben Clark Jr. papers; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following Citations: MSS 303 addendum, L. Tom Perry Special Collections Library.
Custodial History
The materials in the addendum were brought to the library by members of the Clark family.
Acquisition Information
Donated; members of the Clark family.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS303.xml Addendum file-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS303addendum.xml
Subject Terms
Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923; Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964; League of Nations--History; United Nations--History; Home and Family; Mexico--Foreign relations--United States; Mormon Church--Apostles--Correspondence; Mormon Church--Doctrines--History--Sources; Mormon Church--Presidents--Correspondence; Presidents--United States--Correspondence; Social Life and Customs; United States--Foreign relations--Mexico; United States--Politics and government--20th century
Genre / Form
Articles; Diaries; Letters; Notes; Speeches, addresses, etc.
Processing Information
Processed; LeGrand Baker; November 2003.
Appraisal Information
Utah and 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
Clark (J. Reuben, Jr.) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by LeGrand Baker
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-11-24T04:02-0700
Finding Aid Language
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

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