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The Lorenzo Peterson Collection

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Collection Overview

Collection Inventory+/-

Content Description

Collection Use

Administrative Information

Subjects

Collection Overview +/-

Title: The Lorenzo Peterson Collection
Dates: 1839-1993 (inclusive)
Collection Number: MS 056
Summary: The Lorenzo Peterson Collection consists of awards, correspondence, photographs, news clippings, and memorabilia.
Repository: Stewart Library Special Collections
Address:
Weber State University
2901 University Circle
Ogden UT 84408

Collection Inventory +/-

Box 1: The Lorenzo Peterson Collection (1926-1993)

Fd 1 Eight awards and honors, 1944 - 1982

Fd 2 Six certificates, 1926 - 1962

Fd 3 one contract, 1940

Fd 4 one contract, 1940

Fd 5 one correspondence, 1946

Fd 6 five correspondences, 1953 -1955

Fd 7 two correspondences, 1957

Fd 8 seven correspondences, 1958

Fd 9 one correspondence, 1961

Fd 10 two correspondences, 1962

Fd 11 one correspondence, 1963

Fd 12 one correspondence, 1964

Fd 13 five correspondences, 1983

Fd 14 four correspondences, 1984

Fd 15 seven correspondences, no date

Fd 16 two invitations

Fd 17 twenty-six membership cards

Fd 18 three memorabilia

Fd 19 two news clippings (photocopy), 1939 - 1940

Fd 20 five news clippings (photocopy), 1941 -1943

Fd 21 five news clippings (photocopy), 1945 - 1947

Fd 22 three news clippings (photocopy), 1951 -1955

Fd 23 eight news clippings (photocopy), 1956 - 1957

Fd 24 seven news clippings (photocopy), 1958

Fd 25 two news clippings (photocopy), 1960

Fd 26 four news clippings (photocopy), 1963 - 1964

Fd 27 four news clippings (photocopy), 1965 - 1969

Fd 28 ten news clippings (photocopy), 1970 - 1979

Fd 29 six news clippings (photocopy), 1983

Fd 30 three news clippings (photocopy), 1984; 1993

Fd 31 nine news clippings (photocopy), no date

Fd 32 eight black and white photographs of Lorenzo Peterson:

one 7 ½" x 10"

two 2 ½" x 3"

five 1 ½" x 2 ½"

Fd 33 fourteen black and white, and color photographs of Lorenzo Peterson and family member on hunting trips:

five color, 2" x 3"

nine black and white, 3" x 4"

Fd 34 two black and white photographs of church dinner, 7" x 9"

Fd 35 two black and white photographs of Lorenzo Peterson with surveying equipment, and Technical

Education building, Weber State College, 1957. 2" x 4", 3" x 5 ½"

Fd 36 five black and white photographs of Lorenzo Peterson as bishop of his L.D.S. ward with other ward administrators:

one 7" x 9 ½"

four 5" x 6 ½"

Fd 37 two black and white photographs of Lorenzo Peterson and other church officials with David O. McKay,

president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 7" x 10"

Fd 38 three black and white photographs of Lorenzo Peterson in civic and career related duties:

one 7" x 10", Peterson with Rep. H. A. Dixon, 1957

one 6" x 7", Peterson with two other members of Apprenticeship Program, Weber State College, 1963 group photograph, 6" x 9 ½", 1962

Fd 39 thirty-nine color photographs, 3" x 5". Family, friends, and Weber State College community.

Memory and dedication to Lorenzo Peterson, Weber State College Founder's Day, May 4, 1984

Fd 40 one newsletter, Scope , May 29,1963

Fd 41 four programs

Fd 42 two programs, "95 th Annual Founder's Day 15 th H. Aldous Dixon Award and Dedication of the Lorenzo E. Peterson Plaza"

Fd 43 one receipt for Phi Delta Kappa membership dues

Fd 44 fifteen tributes to Lorenzo E. Peterson (upon death)

Fd 45 two vitas

Fd 46 original news clippings

Box 2: The Lorenzo Peterson Collection (1904-1964)

Published manuscript, Collected Papers of Lorenzo E. Peterson, December 29, 1904 - January 23, 1964

Content Description +/-

The Lorenzo Peterson Collection consists of awards, correspondence, photographs, news clippings, and memorabilia.

Collection Use +/-

Restrictions on Access:

Open for public research.

Administrative Information +/-

Arrangement:

This collection is arranged in chronological order.

Acquisition Information:

Donated

Processing Note:

Process date unknown

Creator:

Peterson, Lorenzo

Language:

Material in English .

Sponsor:

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Quantity:

2 boxes

Language of the Finding Aid:

Finding aid encoded in English .

Author of the Finding Aid:

Sarah Langsdon

EAD Creation Date:

2011

Standard:

Finding aid based on DACS

Subjects +/-

Subject Terms:

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Religion
Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

Personal Names:

Peterson, Lorenzo

Geographical Names:

Ogden (Utah)

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