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I remember Ernest : vignettes on Dr. Ernest L. Wilkinson, president of Brigham Young University, 1951-1971

I remember Ernest : vignettes on Dr. Ernest L. Wilkinson, president of Brigham Young University, 1951-1971

Dates: 1998

Author relates some of his personal experiences with President Ernest L. Wilkinson which reflect on the latter's work ethic, personality, uses of print media to promote the university, perspectives on BYU athletics, sense of humor, and interactions with other people.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.06 linear ft.) : 1 v. ; 69 leaves
  • Creator: Butterworth, Edwin, Jr, 1912-2010
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2950
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; University Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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 I remember Ernest : vignettes on Dr. Ernest L. Wilkinson, president of Brigham Young University, 1951-1971 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 SC 2950; I remember Ernest : vignettes on Dr. Ernest L. Wilkinson, president of Brigham Young University, 1951-1971; University Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2950, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Ed Butterworth brought two copies of this volume to University Archives on 30 September 1998. He had been researching it, in BYU Special Collections and from other sources, for the previous several months. The second copy will be passed to the Folklore Archive in the Lee Library.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Edwin Butterworth; 1998.
Subject Terms
Wilkinson, Ernest L., 1899-1978; Colleges and Universities; Education
Genre / Form
Biography; Photocopies; Typescripts
Appraisal Information
University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC2950
Finding Aid Title
I remember Ernest : vignettes on Dr. Ernest L. Wilkinson, president of Brigham Young University, 1951-1971
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:28-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical note

From front cover of volume, concerning author: "director of Public Communications and assistant professor of journalism, Brigham Young University, 1949-1978."



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