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C. C. A. Christensen photographs and transparencies of paintings

C. C. A. Christensen photographs and transparencies of paintings

Dates: Approximately 1870-1900

Collection includes three photographs and 14 transparencies of paintings done by C.C.A. Christensen between the 1870s and the 1900s. Includes images of the Mormon pioneers.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Christensen, C. C. A. (Carl Christian Anton), 1831-1912
  • Call Number: MSS P 188
  • 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. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
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 C. C. A. Christensen photographs and transparencies of paintings 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 P 188; C. C. A. Christensen photographs and transparencies of paintings; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS P 188, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Welsey Burnside, Rhea Madsen Wernz; 1978.
Related Material
See also the Notes on the Life of Carl Christian Anton Christensen (MSS SC 1092), and the C.C.A. Christensen autobiographies and biographies (MSS SC 1127).
Subject Terms
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844--Pictorial works; Mormon pioneers--Pictorial works
Genre / Form
Copy prints; Paintings; Transparencies
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSP188
Finding Aid Title
Christensen (C. C. A.) photographs and transparencies of paintings
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Lucy Brimhall
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-10-20T04:28-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical history

C.C.A. Christensen (1831-1912) was a Mormon pioneer and artist. He is best known for his murals and paintings of the Mormon pioneering experience.



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