Photograph of burning body

Photograph of burning body

Dates: approximately 1900-1939

Colleciton includes two photographs of a human body being burned, with onlookers in the background, taken between the 1900s and the 1930s.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS P 498
  • 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 Photograph of burning body 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 498; Photograph of burning body; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS P 498, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in memory of Dr. Lowell Thompson.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1985.
Subject Terms
Cremation--Photographs; Dead--Photographs
Genre / Form
Photographs
Physical Location
L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSP498
Finding Aid Title
Burning body, photograph of
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Abe Austin
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-26T04:28-0700
Finding Aid Language
English


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