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Collection of Brigham Young University ephemera

Collection of Brigham Young University ephemera

Dates: 1931-2015

Contains flyers and mailings given to students and faculty on campus dealing with upcoming events, sales, clubs, on and off-campus activities, and other information. Materials date from between 1931 and 2015.

  • Extent: 17 boxes (8.5 linear ft.). -- 1 oversize box (1.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Brigham Young University
  • Call Number: UA 829
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; University Archives; 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
Organized chronologically. The more recent ephemera files are organized by month within the year. Oversize materials are stored separately.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Collection of Brigham Young University ephemera must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.
Preferred Citation
Initial Citation: UA 829; Collection of Brigham Young University ephemera; University Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following Citations: UA 829, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Collected on an annual basis by University Archives.
Acquisition Information
Collected annually; University Archives.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/UA829.xml
Subject Terms
Education; Colleges and Universities; Provo (Utah); Brigham Young University
Genre / Form
Printed ephemera
Processing Information
Processed; Natalie Fisher; January 2004. Processed; J. Gordon Daines III; December 2012. Processed; J. Gordon Daines III; January 2015. Processed; Eric Wolford; October 2016.
Appraisal Information
University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Collection of Brigham Young University ephemera
Finding Aid Author
Natalie Fisher, Student Assistant, and J. Gordon Daines III, University Archivist
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-12-08 14:22:01 -0700.
Finding Aid Language
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008
Biographical Info:

Administrative History

Brigham Young University (1903- ) is a university sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Provo, Utah.

Brigham Young University was established in 1903 in a renaming of Brigham Young Academy. Past and present Brigham Young University presidents include George H. Brimhall (1903-1921), Franklin S. Harris (1921-1945), Howard S. McDonald (1945-1949), (acting president) Christian Jensen (1949-1951), Ernest L. Wilkinson (1951-1971), Dallin H. Oaks (1971-1980), Jeffrey R. Holland (1980-1989), Rex E. Lee (1989-1995), Merrill J. Bateman (1996-2003), Cecil O. Samuelson (2003-2014), and Kevin J. Worthen (2014- ).

Brigham Young University is owned and operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as part of the Church Educational System (CES). The university is governed by a Board of Trustees, which, since 1939, has consisted of the First Presidency of the Church as well as other General Authorities or general officers of the Church appointed by the First Presidency. The Board of Trustees provides general direction and oversees the formulation of broad policies as well as the approval of all executive leadership and faculty appointments at the university. The Board of Trustees delegates to the University President the responsibility to conduct the operations of the institution and administer the policies enacted by the board. The President serves as the chief executive officer and general manager of the University. Since 1996, the President of the university has also been a General Authority of the Church.

Brigham Young University has grown from a small academy to one of the world's largest private universities. Sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, BYU offers a unique educational environment that promotes learning by study and also by faith.

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