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Brigham Young University. Department of Political Science: Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy research collection

Brigham Young University. Department of Political Science: Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy research collection

Dates: 1964-1982

Materials include papers collected by the BYU Department of Political Science from 1964 to 1982 with regard to elections in Utah. The papers include campaign flyers, newspaper clippings, letters, and results of elections. Materials also include several campaign pins. Dated 1964 to 1982.

  • Extent: 3 cartons (3 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Brigham Young University. Department of Political Science
  • Call Number: MSS 8671
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Brigham Young University. Department of Political Science: Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy research collection 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 8671; Brigham Young University. Department of Political Science: Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy research collection; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 8671, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by the Brigham Young Universtiy Department of Political Science in 2015.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Brigham Young University Department of Political Science; 2015.
Subject Terms
Politics, Government, and Law; Political Campaigns; Elections--Utah; Brigham Young University. Department of Political Science
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).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS8671
Finding Aid Title
Brigham Young University. Department of Political Science: Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy research collection
Finding Aid Author
Seth Cannon
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-09-10 11:59:44 -0600.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical / Historical

The Department of Political Science (1982- ) is an instructional unit at Brigham Young University.

The Department of Political Science was established in a reorganization of the earlier Department of Government in 1982, and is part of the College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences. The unit provides student instruction in the areas of political science, public policy, and justice administration. Department chairs of political science have included F. Lamond Tullis (1982-1984), Dennis L. Thompson (1984-1990), Stan A. Taylor (1990-1993), David B. Magleby (1993-1999), Kelly Patterson (1999-2005), Raymond V. Christensen (2005-2008), and Darren G. Hawkins (2008- ).



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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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