Clark L. Cox personal histories

Clark L. Cox personal histories

Dates: 1927-2011

The Clark L. Cox personal histories contains the personal history of Clark L. Cox and the histories of Clark and Janet Cox's missions.

  • Extent: 10 folders
  • Creator: Cox, Clark L., 1927
  • Call Number: MSS 7961 Series 1
  • 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.
Languages and Scripts
English
Arrangement
The series is arranged in chrnological order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Clark L. Cox histories must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Clark L. Cox personal histories; MSS 7961; Clark L. Cox histories; 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/
Subject Terms
Cox family; Cox, Clark L., 1927---Archives; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Family histories; Missionaries; Mormon missionaries--Turkey--History; Mormon missionaries--United States--History; Mormon missionaries--Zimbabwe--History; Mormons--Nevada--Bunkerville--History
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS7961
Finding Aid Title
Cox (Clark L.) histories
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Pete Hoyt, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-01-19T11:49-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Clark L. Cox (1927- ) was an educator and administrator in Utah and California.

Clark L. Cox was born September 20, 1927 in Las Vegas, Nevada to Marriner David and Veda Belle Leavitt Cox. Cox was raised in Glendale, Nevada and North Las Vegas, Nevada. Cox was drafted into the U.S. Army in November, 1945 and later served in the United States Air Force. Cox married Irene Leavitt and they were the parents of three children. They were later divorced and he married Betty and raised her three daughters. After Betty's death in 1985 he married Janet Johnson. Together they served several Mormon missions to the Salt Lake Visitor's Center and Zimbabwe. Cox received his B.A. from Occidental College in Los Angeles, California, and his M.A. from Sacramento State College. Cox was a school principal and assistant superintendent at schools in California before becoming superintendent at Alpine School District.



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