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Gwynn W. Barrett research notes on Walter Murray Gibson

Gwynn W. Barrett research notes on Walter Murray Gibson

Dates: 1958-1968

A collection of research on Walter Murray Gibson, compiled by BYU-Hawaii professor Gwynn W. Barrett, 1958-1968. Includes a newspaper article on Bill Sproat of Hawaii, newspaper clippings and letters about Hawaiian ancestry, history and Walter Murray Gibson, photocopies of certificates and books related to Gibson, and typed notes on Brigham Young and Gibson.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Barrett, Gwynn W.
  • Call Number: MSS 6840
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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.
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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 Gwynn W. Barrett research notes on Walter Murray Gibson 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 6840; Gwynn W. Barrett research notes on Walter Murray Gibson; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6840, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Gwynn W. Barrett in 1992.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Gwynn W. Barrett; 1992.
Related Material
DU 627.17 .G5 A3 The diaries of Walter Murray Gibson: 1886, 1887.
Subject Terms
Gibson, Walter Murray; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877; Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Hawaii--History
Genre / Form
Certificates; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Letters; Photocopies; Research (Document genres)
Processing Information
Processed; Karen Glenn; 5 May 2009.
Appraisal Information
LDS cultural, social, and religious history (Collection development policy of 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Barrett (Gwynn) research notes on Walter Murray Gibson
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 2010-11-09T12:29-0700
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Dr. Gwynn William Barrett was born 28 February 1927 in Logan, Utah. He taught history at Boise State University. Gwynn died 23 September 2006 in Ajo, Arizona.

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts