John R. Halliday memoirs

John R. Halliday memoirs

Dates: 1971

Includes a two-page vita, and recollections of the author's ancestors, family and youth; professional life; church activities; and hobbies. He served a Latter-day Saint mission in Germany, 1931-1933; studied music at the State Academy of Music in Berlin, Germany, 1933-1934; and worked in the Department of Music at Brigham Young University, 1936-1938 and again beginning in 1942. Material was dictated by John R. Halliday in June 1971, and later transcribed.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.09 linear ft.) : 76 leaves
  • Creator: Halliday, John R.
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2963
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 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 John R. Halliday memoirs 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 2963; John R. Halliday memoirs; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2963, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Separated from the Oliver R. Smith (MSS 2087) collection, 1998.
Subject Terms
Brigham Young University. Department of Music; Berlin (Germany); Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Germany--History--1933-1945; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon Church--Missions--Germany; Mormon missionaries--Germany
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Photocopies; Typescripts
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC2963
Finding Aid Title
Halliday (John R.) memoirs
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:04-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical note

John R. Halliday retired from BYU in 1976.



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