• Home
  • MSS 6756
  • Young Mens' and Young Ladies' Joint Stock Library Association of Pleasant Grove Records

Young Mens' and Young Ladies' Joint Stock Library Association of Pleasant Grove Records

Young Mens' and Young Ladies' Joint Stock Library Association of Pleasant Grove Records

Dates: 1878-1887

Collection consists of a single certificate of stock, two sheets of loose leaf notes, and two record books, the first of which contains the organization's constitution and by-laws as well as meeting minutes and records, and the second of which contains receipts of stock certificates. The records span from 1878 to 1887.

  • Extent: 3 folders (0.3 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Young Men's and Young Ladies' Joint Stock Library Association of Pleasant Grove
  • Call Number: MSS 6756
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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 the Young Men's and Young Ladies' Joint Stock Library Association of Pleasant Grove records 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 6756; the Young Men's and Young Ladies' Joint Stock Library Association of Pleasant Grove records; 20th Century Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6756, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Benchmark Books in Salt Lake City, Utah 2009.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Benchmark Books; Feb. 25, 2009
Other Finding Aids
More detailed finding aid available in the repository.
Subject Terms
Young Men's and Young Ladies' Joint Stock Library Association of Pleasant Grove; Clubs--Social aspects--Utah--Pleasant Grove; Library clubs--Utah--Pleasant Grove; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Corporate minutes; Notes; Stock certificates
Processing Information
Processed by Alicia Lynn Harris, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator, 2009.
Appraisal Information
Collection development policy for 20th century western manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS6756
Finding Aid Title
Young Men's and Young Ladies' Joint Stock Library Association of Pleasant Grove records
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Alicia Lynn Harris, student manuscript processor and John M. Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-12-16T11:16-0700
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Organizational History

The Young Men's and Young Ladies Joint Stock Library Association of Pleasant Grove was established in 1897 in attempts to raise funds for a circulating library in their city.



comments powered by Disqus

Site Navigation

Search this Collection

Collection Arrangement

Yellow highlight indicates current location in collection description

Print View

Help with this Collection

Ask us a Question

Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
ryan_lee@byu.edu