Biographical highlights of W. Melvin Strong

Biographical highlights of W. Melvin Strong

Dates: 1898-1984

Contains biographical highlights, information about his mission to Tahiti and the Tuamotu Archipelago, his education, different occupational opportunities including his time as Utah State Director of the National Retired Teachers Association and his experience with the Manzanar Program, his publications, honors received, photographs, programs, telegrams, and correspondence.

  • Extent: 1 item (114 leaves) : photocopy of typescript ; (28 cm.)
  • Creator: Jones, Ruth Strong, 1936
  • Call Number: MSS SC 3001
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Initial citation: MSS SC 3001; Biographical highlights of W. Melvin Strong; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 3001, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Department of History,Donated.
Subject Terms
National Retired Teachers Association; Colleges and Universities; Education; Tuamotu Archipelago (French Polynesia)
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Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Strong (W. Melvin), Biographical highlights of
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:05-0700
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Biographical/Historical note

Jones received Emeritus Club Award from Brigham Young University in 1984.

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