Benjamin A. Gifford photographs of the West

Benjamin A. Gifford photographs of the West

Dates: approximately 1890-1929

Collection includes seven photographs of the American West, taken by Gifford between the 1890s and the 1920s. Contains images of Yellowstone National Park, including buffalo.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Gifford, Benjamin A., 1859-1936
  • Call Number: MSS P 392
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Benjamin A. Gifford photographs of the West must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Subject Terms
American bison--Photographs; Yellowstone National Park--Photographs
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Physical Location
L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.
Processing Information
Initial citation: MSS P 392; Benjamin A. Gifford photographs of the West; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS P 392, LTPSC.
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
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Finding Aid Title
Gifford (Benjamin A.) photographs of the West
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Lucas J. Chehda
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-12T04:29-0700
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Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Benjamin A. Gifford (1859-1936) was a photographer in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest. He did advertising work for the Northern Pacific Railway.

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