Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies

Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies

Dates: 1998

Brief historical account of the construction of Brigham Young University's Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies. Includes details of land purchase, construction, individuals involved in planning and construction, pictures of the center, a letter to the author from the mayor of Jerusalem, and text of the dedicatory prayer for the facility.

  • Extent: 1 v.
  • Creator: Schwendiman, Fred A. (Fred Austin), 1919-2004
  • Call Number: MSS SC 3034
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; University Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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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 Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies 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 3034; Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies; University Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 3034, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Fred Schwendiman gave the document to Mark Smith, former University Archivist, who passed it to University Archives on or about January 26, 2000.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Fred A. Schwendiman; 2000
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Church Educational System; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Israel; Schwendiman, Fred A. (Fred Austin), 1919-2004; Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies
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Appraisal Information
Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).
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Finding Aid Title
Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies
Finding Aid Author
Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-12-16 13:44:40 -0700.
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