Joseph T. Bentley papers

Joseph T. Bentley papers

Dates: 1962-1970

Collection includes correspondence, reports, budget requests and other financial records. The materials relate to the LDS Church schools, institutes, and seminaries, not including those at Brigham Young University.

  • Extent: 40 boxes (20 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Bentley, Joseph T., 1906-1993
  • Call Number: MSS 848
  • 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.
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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 Joseph T. Bentley 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 848; Joseph T. Bentley papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 848, LTPSC.
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File-level inventory available online.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Education--History--Sources; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Finance--History; Church Educational System; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Church schools--Finance--History
Genre / Form
Letters; Reports
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Bentley (Joseph T.) papers
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Finding aid prepared by Megan Furcini
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-11-20T08:50-0700
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Biographical History

Joseph T. Bentley (1906-1993) was an assistant administrator of finance of the educational system of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts