Eugene L. Roberts papers

Eugene L. Roberts papers

Dates: 1875-1972

Includes correspondence, reports, a thesis and practicum manuscripts about Roberts, and research materials for "History of BYU Physical Education, Sports, and Athletics, 1875-1901." Also includes printed programs, news clippings, songs and poetry concerning the Timpanogos hike.

  • Extent: 3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Roberts, Eugene L. (Eugene Lusk), 1880-1953
  • Call Number: UA 562
  • 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.
Languages and Scripts
The collection is divided into four series: 1. Eugene L. Roberts correspondence, 1916-1972; 2. Eugene L. Roberts general files, 1912-1967; 3. Eugene L. Roberts "History of BYU Physical Education, Sports, and Athletics" files, 1875-1953; and 4. Eugene L. Roberts subject files, 1920-1953.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Eugene Lusk Roberts collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial Citation: UA 562; Eugene Lusk Roberts papers; University Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following Citations: UA 562, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Materials were transferred from an unknown location. Found in the stacks November 2007.
Acquisition Information
Donated by Eugene L. Roberts.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online.
Subject Terms
Brigham Young University. Intercollegiate Athletics; Social Life and Customs; Sports and Recreation; Timpanogos Hike
Genre / Form
Letters; Manuscripts
Processing Information
Processed; 1912-1972.
Appraisal Information
University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Roberts (Eugene Lusk) papers
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:51-0600
Finding Aid Language
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

A Brigham Young University professor of Physical Education.

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