Norfolk Charitable Trust film collection

Norfolk Charitable Trust film collection

Dates: approximately 1913-1967

Collection consists of 21 reels of 16mm film spanning 13 titles ranging in length from 10 minutes to 105 minutes. Dated 1913-1967.

  • Extent: 21 oversize boxes (10.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Norfolk Charitable Trust
  • Call Number: MSS 9002
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Motion Picture Archive; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Originals Restriced. Reference copies available for public use.
Languages and Scripts
Alternative Format
Reference copies available in the repository.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Norfolk Charitable Trust film collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.
Preferred Citation
Initial Citation: MSS 9002; Norfolk Charitable Trust film collection; Motion Picture Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following Citations: MSS 9002, LTPSC.
Custodial History
The films were collected by and then stored in the Norfolk Charitable Trust archive until they were donated to BYU Special Collections in 2016.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Norfolk Charitable Trust; 2016.
Separated Material
There were 86 film reels separated from original accession before processing. Please see collection case file for more information.
Other Finding Aids
See the collection's case file for a more detailed inventory of all films received from the Norfolk Charitable Trust.
Subject Terms
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Performing Arts; Western films
Genre / Form
Motion pictures
Processing Information
Processed; Mary-Celeste Ricks; 2017.
Appraisal Information
Motion Picture Archives.
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Finding Aid Title
Norfolk Charitable Trust film collection
Finding Aid Author
Mary-Celeste Ricks
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2017-09-12 14:18:13 -0600.
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Biographical Info:

Biographical / Historical

The Norfolk Charitable Trust was created in 2010 and collects artworks, photographs, and artifacts documenting cultural significance.

The Norfolk Charitable Trust was previously the Kendall Whaling Museum Trust. The trust was renamed to the current name in 2010. The mission of the Trust and the archive is to preserve and provide access to artworks, photographs, and artifacts of cultural significance.

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