Frederick J. Pack photograph collection, 1918-1934  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Frederick J. Pack photograph collection
Dates
1918-1934 (inclusive)
Quantity
96 photographs, 596 negatives
Collection Number
P0268
Summary
The Frederick J. Pack photograph collection contains photographs and negatives of geological formations in Utah, some views of areas in Utah and California and individual and group portraits.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
special@library.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Frederick James Pack was born February 2, 1875, the son of John Pack and Mary Jane Walker. He was ordained an Elder by Mahonri M. Brown, December 4, 1892, a Seventy by Francis M. Lyman, December 18, 1896 and a High Priest by John W. Taylor in 1897.

He married Sadie Grant, daughter of Joseph Hyrum Grant and Evaletta Eldredge on November 25, 1896.

He is the author of numerous treatises, both scientific and religious, prominently among the latter being his books "Tobacco and Human Efficiency" and "Science and Belief in God." He gave a series of 28 weekly radio lectures dealing with the breadth of Mormonism, April 3 to October 9, 1932.

He attended the University of Utah, where he obtained the degree of mining engineer in 1904. In 1905 he graduated from the Columbia University, in New York City, with a degree of Master of Arts and in 1906 with the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. For one year, 1906-1907, he was professor of geology and mineralogy at the Brigham Young College at Logan, Utah. In 1907 he was called to the Deseret Professorship of Geology at the University of Utah.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Frederick J. Pack photograph collection contains photographs and negatives of geological formations in Utah, some views of areas in Utah and California and individual and group portraits.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Frederick J. Pack photograph collection must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Frederick J. Pack photograph collection, P0268, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: P0268.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Geology--Utah--Photographs
  • Personal Names :
  • Pack, Frederick J. (Frederick James), 1875-1938
  • Geographical Names :
  • California--Photographs
  • Utah--Photographs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Negatives--1919-1939
  • Photographic prints--1919-1939
  • Portrait photographs