Gale and Maxine Bullock family papers

Gale and Maxine Bullock family papers

Dates: 1926-2002

Contains photos and correspondence of Gale Bullock and his wife Maxine Bullock of Utah County, Utah during World War II. Also contains photos of Reba Cobbley Loveless and her family. Dates from 1926-2002.

  • Extent: 1 box (.5 linear ft.). -- 1 oversize folder (.3 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Bullock, Gale Virgil, 1920-2012. -- Bullock, Vera Maxine Loveless, 1920-2007
  • Call Number: MSS 8135
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Arranged into two series: 1. Gale and Maxine Bullock photos, 1926-2002. 2. Gale and Maxine Bullock correspondence, 1942-1946.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Gale and Maxine Bullock family papers 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 8135; Gale and Maxine Bullock family papers; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 8135; LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Dean Ryan Bullock, Jill Bullock Lighten, and Vickie Lee Bullock Palmer in 2013.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Dean Ryan Bullock, Jill Bullock Lighten, Vickie Lee Bullock Palmer; 2013
Subject Terms
Bullock, Dean Ryan, 1954-; Military; Politics, Government, and Law; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean
Genre / Form
Letters; Photographs
Processing Information
Processed; Peter Hoyt, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2012.
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VII, August 2007.) Contains the photos and correspondence of an LDS family in Utah including correspondence during World War II.
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Finding Aid Title
Bullock (Gale and Maxine) family papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by John M. Murphy, Curator, Peter Hoyt, student manuscript processor
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:01-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Vera Maxine Loveless Bullock (1920-2007) was a woman from Utah.

Vera Maxine Loveless was born August 23, 1920 in Orem, Utah to Ray Loveless and Reba Cobbley. She grew up in Orem and attended Brigham Young Academy and LDS Business College. She married Gale Virgil Bullock December 19, 1942 in Wilmington, North Carolina. She raised six children and was very involved with humanitarian efforts. She passed away on May 2, 2007 in Orem, Utah.

Biographical/Historical note

Gale Virgil Bullock (1920-2012) was a man from Idaho and Utah who served in World War II.

Gale Virgil Bullock was born February 21, 1920 in Burley, Idaho to Virgil William Bullock and Nellie Nancy Burr. Gale served in the U.S. Army for twenty years serving during World War II and the Korean War. He graduated from BYU in 1963 and became a teacher. He married Vera Maxine Loveless December 19, 1942 in Wilmington, North Carolina. They were the parents of six children. Gale passed away on January 13, 2012 in Orem, Utah.

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