Brad Patterson interview with Hyde Taylor

Brad Patterson interview with Hyde Taylor

Dates: 1985 February 25

Typescript of an interview conducted by Brad Patterson on 25 Feb. 1985 for Hillam's War Project at Brigham Young University. Taylor talks about being deployed to Vietnam in 1966 and in 1970. He tells about his experiences in combat and discusses his membership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints while he was at war.

  • Extent: 27 p. (0.2 linear ft.) : 1 interview; 1 reel-to-reel sound tape.
  • Creator: Patterson, Brad. -- Taylor, Hyde
  • Call Number: MSS 3030
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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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 Interview 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 3030; Brad Patterson interview with Hyde Taylor; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 3030, LTPSC.
Custodial History
These items were found in the receptionist's area of the office of Special Collections.
Subject Terms
Military; Politics, Government, and Law; Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal narratives, American; Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Religious aspects--Mormon Church
Genre / Form
Audiotapes; Interviews
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
Patterson (Brad) interview with Hyde Taylor
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-05T04:20-0700
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Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Taylor served twice in the United States Army in Vietnam.

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