William B. Smart papers, 1948-2000  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Smart, William B. (William Buckwalter), 1922-
Title
William B. Smart papers
Dates
1948-2000 (inclusive)
Quantity
133 linear feet
Collection Number
Ms0575
Summary
The William B. Smart papers (1948-2000) is a collection of newspaper articles and other materials. Smart (b. 1922) went to work for The Deseret News in 1948, serving in several capacities until he became general editor and manager in 1974. Boxes 1 through 259 house alphabetized articles from The Deseret News and range in topic from budget issues, to civil rights, to the Pioneer State Theater in a thorough coverage of intermountain news, especially as it pertains to Utah.
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

Smart (b. 1922) went to work for The Deseret News in 1948, serving in several capacities until he became general editor and manager in 1974.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The William B. Smart papers (1948-2000) is a collection of newspaper articles and other materials. Boxes 1 through 260 house alphabetized articles from The Deseret News and range in topic from budget issues, to civil rights, to the Pioneer State Theater in a thorough coverage of intermountain news, especially as it pertains to Utah. The addendum to the collection houses a manuscript draft and research notes for Over the Rim: The Parley P. Pratt Exploring Expedition to Southern Utah, 1849-1850, edited by Smart and his wife, Donna.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The library does not claim to control copyright for all materials in the collection. An individual depicted in a reproduction has privacy rights as outlined in Title 45 CFR, part 46 (Protection of Human Subjects). For further information, please review the J. Willard Marriott Library’s Use Agreement and Reproduction Request forms.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: William B. Smart papers, MS 0575, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: MS 0575.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Subject Files A-ZReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box
1
A Misc. - A.M.A.
2
A.N.P.A. 1-7
3
A.N.P.A.
4
A.N.P.A.
5
A.N.P.A.
6
A.N.P.A Labor Letters 1
7
A.N.P.A Letters 2, and Service Newsletter
8
A.P. 6
9
A.P. 5
10
A.P.I. - A.P.M.E. 5
11
A.S.N.E. 1-4
12
A.S.N.E. (Political Seminar) - A.T.E.X.
13
A.T.E.X. 2 - Accreditation
14
Accreditation 5 - 10
15
Accreditation 11 - 16
16
Action Needed Reports - Political Advertising
17
Advertising Rates 1 - Africa 4
18
Africa 5 - 9
19
Africa 10b - Alaska
20
Alta Club - Anderson, Jack
21
Annual Report - Antarctica
22
Anti-Trust Appreciation Letters
23
Articles of Incorporation Correspondence
24
Ashton, Wendell Jr. -- Aztec Club
25
B Misc. 1-7
26
B Misc.-B.Y.U. Today
27
Bangerter, Norman - Beiden Survey
28
Beiden Survey - Birch Society
29
Birch Society
30
Board of Directors
31
Board of Directors
32
Board of Directors - Bolivia
33
Bolivia - Bonneville Knife and Fork
34
Bonneville Knife and Fork
35
Bonneville Knife and Fork
36
Bonneville International - Budget
37
Budget 4 - Business Page Letters
38
Business Page Letters - C Misc.
39
C.R.T. (File) - Cavalcade
40
Center for the Arts - Children's Museum of Utah
41
China
42
China 1-8
43
Christmas Bonus - Xmas Cards 4
44
Christmas Gift - Church History Photographs
45
Church News
46
Church News 1982-1983 1 - Church news Circulation 2
47
Church News Circulation 3 - Circulation 1
48
Circulation - Active File 2
49
Active File 3 - Civil Dialogue
50
Civil Rights - Clayton, James H.
51
Cleanup - Communication Commission 1
52
Communication Commission 2 - Contribution 2
53
Contribution 3 - Credit Union Employees
54
Creer, John P. - Cuba 3
55
Cuba 4-8
56
Custom Cleaners - Deseret Livestock
57
Deseret Mutual - Deseret News Budget
58
Deseret News Building Specifications, 125th Anniversary
59
Circulation
60
Personnel
61
Photography Department Memorandum
62
Deseret News Sunday Costs
63
Training Seminar - Doonesbury
64
Doonesbury 2 - Editorial Department
65
Editorial Influence - Editorial Exchange 3
66
Editorial Exchange 3
67
Education - Elections (Service Survey)
68
Electronics Editing 1 - England Correspondence
69
Environment - European Trip 2
70
Evaluation - Exchange Club (Freedom Shrine)
71
Exchange Club
72
Exchange Club Organization and Magazine
73
Executive Fitness
74
F Misc. - Fair Trial/Free Press
75
Fair Trial/Free Press - Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
76
Federal Height - Foreign Policy
77
Foreign Policy - Freedom Day 1961
78
"Freedom of ...Info"
79
"Freedom of ...Info" (75) - Friends of Church History
80
Friends of the U. of U. Library - Garn, Jake
81
General Authority - Goals of Deseret News (Internal)
82
Goals of Deseret News 2 - Grand Gulch
83
Graphic - H Misc. 3
84
H Misc. 4 - Hawkes, Earl E. (Speeches)
85
Hawkes, Earl E. (Speeches) - Heritage Foundation
86
Heritage Foundation - Historical Moments
87
Higher Education
88
Higher Education
89
History 1 - I Misc.
90
Idaho Newspaper - Indian Hills
91
Inflation
92
Inflation
93
Inter American Press Association - Invitations
94
Invitations - Israel
95
Japan - Johnson, Snellen
96
Joint Agreement Cities - Jordan River Parkway
97
Journalism - K Misc.
98
K Misc. - Kimball, Spencer W.
99
L Misc. Legislature
100
Letters to the Editor 1 - Library (Circulation Study)
101
Library - Liquor Laws
102
Living Location - Madsen Arch
103
M. X. Missle
104
Magazine - Magid Report
105
Magid Report - Marathon 1
106
Magid Survey Books
107
Magid Survey Books
108
Magid Survey Books
109
Magid Survey Books
110
Magid Survey
111
Marathon 2-8
112
Marathon 9 - McMurrin, Sterling
113
Medial and the Law Seminar
114
Miller, Mack - Missionary
115
Mission Story - Mormon Church and Business
116
Mormon Church and Civil Rights - Mormons and Racists
117
Mormon History Assosiation - Frank Moss
118
Mount Olympus Water - Movie Ads 5
119
Movie Ads 6 - N.A.A.C.P.
120
N.A.A.C.P.
121
N.A.C.
122
N.A.C.
123
N.A.C. 1 N.A.C. Negotiations
124
N.A.C. Anti-Trust
125
N.A.C. Anti-Trust
126
N.A.C. Department of Justice
127
N.A.C. 1971 thru 1972 - N.A.C. 1963-1967
128
N.A.C. 1966 - N.A.C. (Summary of Net Income)
129
N.A.C. Finance Statement
130
N.A.C. 1972-73
131
Composing Room N.A.C. Operating Costs
132
N.A.C. Negotiations - National Editorial
133
National Edition - Negroes
134
Negroes 2 - News and Editorial Analysis 1
135
News and Editorial Analysis 2 Newspaper Expansion 5
136
Newspaper Expansion 6 - Deseret News in the Classroom 2
137
Newspaper Industry 2 - Deseret News in the Classroom 3
138
Newspaper Industry 3 - Newspaper Preservation Act
139
Newspaper Preservation
140
Newspaper Readership Project 3
141
Newspaper Speech 1-6
142
Newspaper Speech 1-6 (Old)
143
Newspaper Speech 7-8
144
Newspaper Survey
145
Newspaper Survey 1 - Newsroom
146
Nielsen, Arthur - Oakland Construction
147
Obituary Information - P Misc.
148
P.N.N.A. 1-9
149
P.N.N.A. 10 - Palm Springs
150
Panel of Specialists - Personnel Policies
151
Photo 3 - Police Department
152
Pioneer State Theater Foundation
153
Pioneer Trail, Pittsburgh
154
Police Procedure, Poll
155
Political Poll
156
Religion Poll, Press Times
157
Primary Children's Hospital, Promotions
158
Promotions, Property and Building
159
Provo, Jordon River Parkway
160
Provo, Jordon River Parkway
161
Provo, Jordon River Parkway
162
Provo, Jordon River Parkway
163
Public Communication
164
Pulitzer Awards through R - Miscellaneous
165
Readership, R - Miscellaneous
166
Readership
167
Readership Studies through Recycling
168
Red and Blue Relay through Recycling
169
Richards -Woodbury Mortgage Corporation
170
S - Miscellaneous through Salt Lake City
171
Salt Lake Art Center
172
Salt Lake Commission through Salt Lake Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau
173
Salt Palace through Satanism
174
Saturday A.M. Paper through Sigma Delta Chi
175
Seminars through Smart, Bill Correspondence
176
Smith, Joseph through Snowbird Institute
177
Snowbird Institute through Solzhenitsyn
178
South America
179
Space through Sports Department
180
Social Statistics through Southern Utah File
181
Speech File though Speech Material
182
Speech Material
183
St. George through Sterling Scholars
184
Stock Listing thorough Summit County
185
Sunday Costs through Sunday Paper
186
Sunday Paper
187
Sunday School
188
Sunday School through Sunday School, Bonneville Region
189
Sunday School, Boston Region through Sunday School Conference
190
Sunday School Correlation through Sunday School, General Guidelines
191
Sunday School List of Regional Representatives through Sunday School Minutes
192
Sunday School Prayer Meeting Messages through Sunday School Teacher Development
193
Sunstone through Sweetwater
194
Sweetwater
195
Sweetwater
196
Sweetwater
197
T - Miscellaneous
198
Tabernacle Choir through Television
199
Television
200
Temple Square through Tobacco
201
Today Section through Top Ten Stories
202
Training Seminar through Turner, Javotte
203
U - Miscellaneous through UCIC (Utah Committe for International Contact)
204
UPI (United Press International)
205
UPI through UPI Advisory Board
206
UPI News Advisory Board though University Professor Forum
207
Utah Coalition through Utah Endowment for the Humanities
208
Utah Endowment for the Humanities
209
Utah Endowment for the Humanities
210
Utah Endowment for the Humanities
211
Utah Endowment for the Humanities
212
Utah Innovation Center
213
Utah Innovation Center
214
Utah Innovation Center
215
Utah Innovation Center
216
Utah Innovation Center
217
Utah Innovation Center
218
Utah Guide Book through Utah Newspaper Conference
219
Utah Opera through Utah State University
220
Utah Symphony through Utah Taxpayers
221
Utah, University of through Vacation Sports
222
Vacation Sports through Warder, Michael
223
Washington through Who's Who in America
224
Weekend through Western States Arts Foundation
225
Western States Arts Foundation
226
Western States Arts Foundation
227
Western States Arts Foundation
228
Whoopers and Bloopers through Wilberg Mines
229
Wilkinson, Ernest through Wilson, Ted
230
Wire Desk through Wolsey, Heber
231
Women Alert Program through Write On
232
Write On through Writers at Work
233
XYZ through You're the Editor
234
ZCMI through Zoned Edition

Deseret NewsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box
235
Deseret News Actual Income and Expenses
236
Deseret News Budget
237
Deseret News Budget
238
Deseret News Financial Statement
239
Deseret News Financial Statement
240
Deseret News Financial Statement
241
Deseret News Readership Survey
242
Financial Statements, Marketing

General MaterialsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box
243
India and Pakistan
244
Nepal, South Africa
245
Sunday School Books
246
Miscellaneous Newspaper
247
Miscellaneous Newspaper
248
Miscellaneous Newspaper
249
Miscellaneous Newspaper
250
Miscellaneous Newspaper
251
Church News Copies
252
ANPA
253
ANPA
254
Deseret News Subscriber and Sunday Tribune
255
News Space Report
256
William Smart's Notebook
257
Desk Calenders
258
Grand Canyon Trust
259
Miscellaneous
260
Coalition for Utah's Future

Environmental DocumentsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
261 1
Toronto Public Affairs Mission
1992-1994
261 2
Enlibra Advisory Council
1999-2000
261 3
Utah Resource Advisory Council
2000
261 4
Mormon Trail Book Documents
1996-1997
261 5
Environmental Book Correspondence
1996

First Encampment Park and Environmental DocumentsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
262 1-2
First Encampment Park Documents
1997
262 3
Brochures
1991-1997
262 4
Environmental Issues Documents
1998
262 5
Environmental Correspondence and Documents
1996-1998

Environmental OrganizationsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
263 1-2
Grand Canyon Trust
1995-1996
263 3
Chacoan Brochures and Documents
1996-1998
263 4
Oregon-California Trails Association
1994-1995
263 5
Virgin River Land Preservation Association
1995
263 6
Book Correspondence
1995-1997

Over the Rim Research and CorrespondenceReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
264 1
Correspondence
1998-1999
264 2-3
Research Materials
264 4
First Draft
264 5
Appendix and Notes
265 1-2
Over the Rim Final Draft

Patty Bartlett Sessions and Parley Pratt ResearchReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
265 3
Patty Bartlett Sessions Memorial Project
1997
265 4
Patty Bartlett Sessions Book Accounts
1997
265 5
Project Ideas, Women
265 6
Parry Family Documents
1995
265 7
Pioneer Lot Project
265 8
Sessions Diary and Family List
265 9
Robert Long Campbell
265 10
Parley P. Pratt and Company
265 11
News Clippings

Environmental and Research DocumentsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
266 1
The Southern Utah Expedition of Parley P. Pratt, 1849-1850
266 2
NAWA
1978
266 3
Southwest Heritage Foundation
1996
266 4
Coalition for Utah's Future
1997
266 5
The Conquest through Aztec Eyes
266 6
Bibliographic Sources
266 7
Miscellaneous Correspondence
1989
266 8
News Clippings

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • American newspapers--Utah
  • Reporters and reporting--Utah
  • Personal Names :
  • Smart, William B. (William Buckwalter), 1922- --Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Deseret News (Firm)
  • Geographical Names :
  • Utah--History
  • Utah--Politics and government
  • Utah--Social conditions
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Drafts (documents)
  • Reports