Rell G. Francis photograph collection

Rell G. Francis photograph collection

Dates: approximately 1870-1910

This collection contains 205 photographs from a variety of photographers with studios in Utah including Ad. Anderson, Daniels Photo, C.W. Carter, Conkling and Co., Fox & Symons, Huish, John Matson, Morris & Co., C.R. Savage, Sainsbury & Johnson, and Stringham & Stringham. There are also photographs from out-of-state and international photographers. Portraits include Joseph Smith, Brigham Young, and Orson Pratt.

  • Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS 4255
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open to public access; Kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Rell G. Francis photograph collection 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 4255; Rell G. Francis photograph collection; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 4255, LTPSC.
Custodial History
These items were donated to Special Collections in 1990.
Acquisition Information
Donation; Rell G. Francis; 1990.
Related Material
These items are part of the 20th Century Western and Mormon Americana Archives.
Subject Terms
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881; Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877; Mormons--Utah; Railroads
Genre / Form
Photographs
Physical Location
L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS4255
Finding Aid Title
Francis (Rell G.) photograph collection
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Lucas J. Chehda
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-19T04:31-0700
Finding Aid Language
English


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Tom Wells
Curator - Photograph Archives
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