College of Humanities records

College of Humanities records

Dates: bulk 1954-1965, 1918-1965

Includes correspondence, memoranda, faculty load reports, budget reports, curriculum, catalog material, registration, scholarship and fellowship information. Also includes information concerning various departments, data processing reports, college enrollment and grades, and faculty personnel files.

  • Extent: 20 boxes (10 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Bradford, Reed H. (Reed Howard), 1912. -- Brigham Young University. College of Humanities and Social Sciences. -- Hansen, George H. (George Henry), 1896-1981 -- California--History. -- Pond, A. Smith (Alonzo Smith), 1905-1959. -- Romney, Antone K. (Antone Kimball), 1902-1982
  • Call Number: UA 464
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; University Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Restricted. Closed for 25 years after the creation of the records and thereafter open to the public after consultation with the University Archivist and in accordance with the General Restriction Statement of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections.
Languages and Scripts
Arranged into seven series: 1. College of Humanities and Social Sciences correspondence, 1960-1962; 2. College of Humanities and Social Sciences subject files, 1928-1962; 3. College of Humanities and Social Sciences correspondence, 1954-1963; 4. College of Humanities and Social Sciences subject files, 1954-1962; 5. College of Humanities subject and correspondence files, 1955-1969; 6. College of Humanities and Social Sciences data processing reports, 1955-1965; and 7. College of Humanities and Social Sciences faculty files, 1918-1962.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Records of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial Citation: UA 464; College of Humanities records; University Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following Citations: UA 464, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Materials were transferred from The College of Humanaties and Social Sciences.
Acquisition Information
Transferred; College of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online.
Related Material
For additional records of the College of Humanities, see also U.A. 568 (College of Social Sciences formerly part of College of Humanities).
Subject Terms
Bradford, Reed H. (Reed Howard), 1912-; Hansen, George H. (George Henry), 1896-1981; Pond, A. Smith (Alonzo Smith), 1905-1959; Romney, Antone K. (Antone Kimball), 1902-1982; Colleges and Universities; Education
Genre / Form
Letters; Outlines; Reports
Processing Information
Processed; Hollis Scott.
Appraisal Information
Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
College of Humanities records
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by James Cloward and Hollis Scott
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-25T04:30-0600
Finding Aid Language
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008
Biographical Info:

Administrative History

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is an academic unit at Brigham Young University. Formed in 1954 in the division of the earlier College of Arts and Sciences, the college was responsible for administering the academic departments related to languages, literature, history, political science, archaeology, psychology, and sociology. In 1965 it was again divided to create the College of Humanities and the College of Social Sciences.

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