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A funny thing happened to me on the road to the Millennium

A funny thing happened to me on the road to the Millennium

Dates: date of production not identified

Memoir by Wolsey about his family life, as well as his experiences as a university administrator and public relations professional. The item is undated, but produced after 1987.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.04 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Wolsey, Heber G. (Heber Grant), 1922
  • Call Number: MSS 8765
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; University Archives; 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
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from A funny thing happened to me on the road to the Millennium 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 8765; A funny thing happened to me on the road to the Millennium; University Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 8765, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Paul Pratte, a fellow former member of the Communications Department faculty, in 2015.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Paul Pratte; June 15, 2015.
Subject Terms
Social Life and Customs; Home and Family; Wolsey, Heber G. (Heber Grant), 1922-; Brigham Young University
Genre / Form
Diaries
Processing Information
Processed; Sadie Hutchinson, student manuscript processor; 2015.
Appraisal Information
Faculty (University Archives Collection Development Policy, February 2010).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS8765
Finding Aid Title
A funny thing happened to me on the road to the Millennium
Finding Aid Author
Sadie Hutchinson, student manuscript processor
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-10-29 10:50:53 -0600.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical note

Heber G. Wolsey (1922-2015) is a former communications professor, academic administrator, and public communications director in Utah.

Heber Grant Wolsey was born on November 5, 1922 to Luther Justin Wolsey and Mary Eliza Spence in Cardston, Alberta, Canada. He became a United States citizen while serving during World War II in the Army Air Force. Wolsey married Fay Parrish Wolsey on August 19, 1944 in San Antonio, Texas. They were later sealed in the Cardston, Alberta temple on December 06, 1944 and together had nine children. He received eduation at Brigham Young University, Northwestern University, and Michigan State University. Wolsey worked as a seminary teacher and for KSL Corporation, Gillham Advertising Agency, and Southern Utah University. He eventually became a professor at Brigham Young University where he taught in the Communications department and was Assistant to the Communications department President. Wolsey became the Director of Public Relations for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints's Public Communications Department in 1978. On May 25, 2015 he passed away in Orem, Utah.



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