Various glass plates

Various glass plates

Dates: approximately 1900-1999

This collection contains 22 glass plate negatives of a variety of things, including Mayan symbols and ruins, children canoeing, children playing by a river and in a forest, the Woolworth and Municipal Buildings in New York City, images of Joseph Smith and his residences, the Sacred Grove, the Susquehanna River, Lucy Smith, Oliver Cowdery, David Whitmer, and Martin Harris. Prints have been made from the glass plate negatives for patron use.

  • Extent: 1 folder. -- 1 box (0.58 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS 4257
  • 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: Negatives restricted. Prints 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 Various Glass Plates 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 4257; Various glass plates; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 4257, LTPSC.
Custodial History
These items were donated to Special Collections in 2007.
Acquisition Information
Donation; Dale Berge; 2007.
Related Material
These items are part of the 20th Century Western and Mormon Americana Archives.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Harmony (Susquehanna County, Pa. : Township); Historic sites; Mayan languages--Writing; Mayas--Antiquities; Mormon Church; New York (N.Y.); Palmyra (N.Y.); Susquehanna (Pa.)
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_MSS4257
Finding Aid Title
Various Glass Plates
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Abe Austin
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-19T04:32-0700
Finding Aid Language
English


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