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us: Harold B. Lee Library. Department of Archives and Manuscripts


  • [The Department of Archives and Manuscripts (1974-1991) was responsible for the collection, management, and preservation of university records and personal papers. The department was formed in 1974 in a merger of the University Archives and Manuscripts Department. The department later merged with Special Collections in 1991 to form the Department of Special Collections and Manuscripts.]

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    • us: Harold B. Lee Library. Archives and Manuscripts
    • us: Harold B. Lee Library. Archives and Manuscripts Department
    • us: Harold B. Lee Library. Dept. of Archives and Manuscripts
    • us: Harold B. Lee Library. Division of Archives and Manuscripts
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    • Harold B. Lee Library. Dept. of Archives and Manuscripts
  • Sources

    • found: Its Oral history collection guide, 1981: t.p. (Department of Archives and Manuscripts, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University) p. iii (Archives and Manuscripts Department)
    • found: Its Mormon manuscripts to 1846, 1977: t.p. (Archives and Manuscripts, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University)
    • found: Its Register of the Parley P. Pratt collection, 1976: t.p. (Division of Archives and Manuscripts, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University)
    • found: Phone call to the Dept., 12/17/96 (in Feb. 1991 Special Collections merged with the Dept. of Archives and Manuscripts to form the Dept. of Special Collections and Manuscripts)
    • found: BYU organizational history project, via WWW, Feb. 6, 2013: Harold B. Lee Library. Dept. of Archives and Manuscripts (Department of Archives of Manuscripts; 1974-1991; collection, preservation, and arrangement of primary sources; formed in merger of Univerity Archives and Manuscripts Department in 1974; chair, Dennis Rowley (1974-1991); in Feb. 1991 Special Collections merged with the Department of Archives and Manuscripts to form the Department of Special Collections and Manuscripts; included records management function until 1982)
  • General Notes

    • [The Department of Archives and Manuscripts (1974-1991) was responsible for the collection, management, and preservation of university records and personal papers. The department was formed in 1974 in a merger of the University Archives and Manuscripts Department. The department later merged with Special Collections in 1991 to form the Department of Special Collections and Manuscripts.]
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    • 1982-11-27: new
    • 2013-07-18: revised
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