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Carol Kostakos Petranek papers on Black History Month

Carol Kostakos Petranek papers on Black History Month

Dates: 2000-2008

Includes correspondence, fliers, publications, and photographs documenting the Black History Month Exhibit at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitor's Center and other Black History Month events in the D.C. area, 2000-2008.

  • Extent: 3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.). -- 1 half box (0.25 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Petranek, Carol Kostakos
  • Call Number: MSS 6832
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 21st 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 Carol Kostakos Petranek papers on Black History Month 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 6832; Carol Kostakos Petranek papers on Black History Month; 21st Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6832, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Carol Kostakos Petranek in 2009.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Carol Kostakos Petranek; 2009.
Subject Terms
Washington Temple (Kensington, Md.); African American History Month--Washington (D.C.); Blacks--Exhibitions--History; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Mormon temples--Washington (D.C.)--History; Scrapbooks; Visitors' centers--Washington (D.C.)
Genre / Form
Letters; Photographs
Processing Information
Processed; Karen Glenn; 30 April 2009.
Appraisal Information
LDS cultural, social, and religious history (Collection development policy for 21st Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS6832
Finding Aid Title
Petranek (Carol Kostakos) papers on Black History Month
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Karen Glenn, student processor, and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-09-29T14:39-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Carol Kostakos Petranek helped form diversity outreach programs for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and establish Black History exhibits at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitor's Center.

Carol Kostakos Petranek helped form diversity outreach programs for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the D.C. area. She also helped establish Black History Month exhibits in the Washington D.C. Temple Visitor's Center and served as chairperson from 2002 to 2005. Carol Kostakos Petranek and her husband Gary are residents of Silver Springs, Maryland. They have four children.



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