G. O. Mehl photograph

G. O. Mehl photograph

Dates: 1934 July 1

Photograph of a large group of people that was taken July 1, 1934 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It is noted at the bottom of the photograph that it was taken at the Minneapolis District Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints because of the installation of President Wilford W. Richards.

  • Extent: 1 photograph (0.1 linear ft.) : b&w ; 20 x 69 cm
  • Creator: Mehl, G. O.
  • Call Number: MSS 8153
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Technical Requirements
Kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the G. O. Mehl photograph must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Servies and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial Citation: MSS 8153; G. O. Mehl photograph; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following Citations: MSS 8153, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Collection was found in the stacks in 2013.
Acquisition Information
Found; 2013.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Images; Minneapolis (Minn.)--Photographs; Mormonism; Mormons--Minnesota--Minneapolis--Photographs
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Processing Information
Processed; Anne Ashton, student photograph processor; 2013.
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
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Finding Aid Title
Mehl (G. O.) photograph
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Anne Ashton
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-03-06T09:16-0700
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Biographical History

George O. Mehl was born January 10, 1888 in Minnesota to Andrew and Sarah Mehl. He worked as photographer throughout his life, remaining primarily in Minnesota. He married Florence M. Anderson and they had one son, George Mehl, Jr. George O. Mehl, Sr. died in California in 1978.

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