Missionary postcards to Orville Stanley Cox

Missionary postcards to Orville Stanley Cox

Dates: 1919-1922

This collection includes 76 postcards with pictures of different Mormon missionaries from the Northern States Mission in 1919-1922. The postcards were written to Orville Stanley Cox who served his mission in the Northern States Mission.

  • Extent: 2 folders (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Cox, Orville Stanley, 1899-1987
  • Call Number: MSS 7716
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 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
Materials in English.
Technical Requirements
Kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
Maintained in original order.
Conditions of Use
Permission to publish material from the Missionary postcards to Orville Stanley Cox held in the L. Tom Perry Special Collections at Brigham Young University must be obtained in writing from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 7716; Missionary postcards to Orville Stanley Cox; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 7716, LTPSC.
Custodial History
The collection was donated by Lee T. Cox in 2010 who recieved it from his father Stanley Cox.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Lee T. Cox; 2010.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northern States Mission; Images; Material Types; Mormon missionaries
Genre / Form
Photographs; Postcards
Processing Information
Processed; Lionel Thomas, student photograph processor; 2011.
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Cox (Orville Stanley) Missionary postcards to
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Lionel Thomas
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-07-21T11:34-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Orville Stanley Cox was born in Fariview, Utah in 1899 and died in Provo, Utah in 1987. He was married to Alice Taylor Cox. He served an LDS mission in the Northern States Mission from 1920 to 1921.

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