Fred A. Rosenstock autograph collection

Fred A. Rosenstock autograph collection

Dates: 1800-1950

Autographs, correspondence, portraits, and envelopes. Most of the materials were donated by Fred Rosenstock to Brigham Young University, but some were acquired from different sources. Many of the items were originally gathered by Barton Orville Aylesworth, a biographer and an autograph collector in Fort Collins, Colorado. Contains autographs, correspondence, portraits, and envelopes. Most of the items were originally gathered by Barton Orville Aylesworth, a biographer and an autograph collector in Fort Collings Colorado. The materials are largely letters and autographs produced by prominent American and British authors, editors, politicians, and other important artistic and historical figures in the nineteenth and early twentieth century. The items relating to the individual creators are being cataloged separately and will be available on the Brigham Young University cataloging data base. BYU special collections created this artificial collection placing the material in alphabetical order.

  • Extent: 40 boxes (20 Linear ft.)
  • Creator: Aylesworth, Barton O. (Barton Orville), 1860-1933. -- Rosenstock, Fred A., 1895
  • Call Number: Vault MSS 2
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 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
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Rosenstock autograph collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: Vault MSS 2; Fred A. Rosenstock autograph collection; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: Vault MSS 2, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Most if not all of this collection was donated by Fred Rosenstock to Brigham Young University, but some materials were acquired form different sources.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Fred Rosenstock; 1950s--1970s.
Other Finding Aids
Item-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/VMSS2.xml
Subject Terms
Authors, American--19th century; Authors, American--20th century; Authors, English--19th century; Authors, English--20th century; Correspondence; Editors--Great Britain; Editors--United States; Material Types; Politicians--Great Britain; Politicians--United States
Genre / Form
Autographs; Envelopes (Stationery); Letters; Portraits
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_VMSS2
Finding Aid Title
Rosenstock autograph collection
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-11-14T16:36-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Rosenstock was a manuscript and rare book dealer in Denver, Colorado.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
ryan_lee@byu.edu