Adam S. Bennion collection of photographs

Adam S. Bennion collection of photographs

Dates: approximately 1940-1959

Collection includes photographs documenting Bennion's life. Images include leadership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, military figures, and the railroad.

  • Extent: 2 folders (0.02 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Bennion, Adam S., (Adam Samuel), 1886-1958
  • Call Number: MSS P 48
  • 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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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Adam S. Bennion collection of photographs 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 48; Adam S. Bennion collection of photographs; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS P 48, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; John A. Braithwaite.
Related Material
See also the Adam S. Bennion papers (MSS 1).
Subject Terms
Bennion, Adam S., (Adam Samuel), 1886-1958--Portraits; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Apostles--Photographs; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Missions--Southern States--Photographs; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969--Photographs; Armed Forces--Officers--Photographs; Images; Material Types; Mormon Church--Apostles; Railroads--Utah--Photographs; Sunday schools; Sunday schools--Utah--Photographs
Genre / Form
Photographs; Portraits
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
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Finding Aid Title
Bennion (Adam S.) collection of photographs
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-26T04:28-0700
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Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Adam S. Bennion (1886-1958) was a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He also taught at the University of Utah and Brigham Young University, and worked at the Utah Light and Power Company.

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