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William Theron Barker photograph collection, 1925-1960

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Barker, William Theron, 1910-1975.
Title
William Theron Barker photograph collection
Dates
1925-1960 (inclusive)
Quantity
1 box, (.25 linear ft.)
Collection Number
USU_P0123
Summary
The William Barker Photograph Collection consists of 29 selected black & white snapshots which were photographically copied out of an album that originally belonged to Mr. Barker. The images were taken from the 1920s to the 1940s and consist of views of the North Cache High School, football at the Agricultural College of Utah (now Utah State University), college student activities, and Logan Canyon. Also included are photos of football coaches George Nelson and E.L. "Dick" Romney, and Casper's Ice Cream.
Repository
Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Special Collections and Archives
Merrill-Cazier Library
Utah State University
Logan, UT
84322-3000
Telephone: 435-797-2663
Fax: 435-797-2880
scweb@usu.edu
Access Restrictions
Restrictions

Open to public research.

Languages
English.


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

William Theron Barker (1910-1975) of Newton, Utah attended Utah State University from 1929 to 1933 and graduated with a degree in Arts and Science. He was both a wrestler and a football player at the college.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The William Barker Photograph Collection consists of 29 select snapshots which were copied out of an album that originally belonged to Mr. Barker. The images were taken from the 1920s to the 1940s and consist of views of the North Cache High School, football at the Agricultural College of Utah (now Utah State University), college student activities, and Logan Canyon. Also included are photos of football coaches George Nelson and E.L. "Dick" Romney, and Casper's Ice Cream. The album was loaned for copying by Ailene Culmsee in October of 1993.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyright

It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission to publish from the owner of the copyright (the institution, the creator of the record, the author or his/her transferees, heirs, legates, or literary executors). The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Utah State University Libraries, its officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims made by any person asserting that he or she is an owner of copyright.

Permission to publish material from the William Theron Barker photograph collection must be obtained from the Special Collections Photograph Curator and/or the Special Collections Department Head.

Preferred Citation

William Theron Barker photograph collection, 1925-1960. (P0123). Utah State University. Special Collections & Archives Department.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Snapshots, 1920s-1940sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1, Folder 1

Container(s) Description Dates
box folder
1 1
1:01:01-04: North Cache High School track team on the field, Richmond, Utah
1:01:05-06: Crowd in Romney Stadium, Agricultural College of Utah, Logan
1:01:07: Marching band on playing field, A.C.U. "Aggies" game at Denver, Colorado
1:01:08: Football team and coaches at the Logan train depot
1:01:09-11: Barker and girlfriend standing outside the North Cache High School, Richmond, Utah
1:01:12: Portrait, George "Doc" Nelson
1:01:13: "Aggie" football coach E.L. "Dick" Romney
1:01:14: A football scrimmage
1:01:15: E.L. "Dick" Romney being hooded to receive his honorary Ph.D. at Utah State University in
1960

Snapshots, ca. 1920s-1930sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1, Folder 2

Container(s) Description Dates
box folder
1 2
1:02:01-02: Delta Kappa Theta horse-drawn wagon in front of St. John's Episcopal Church as the corner of 100 No. and 100 E., Logan
1:02:03: Two A.C.U. students with beanie caps
1:02:04-06: Students outside of Casper's ice cream, Richmond, Utah
1:02:07: "Ukelele Ike."
1:02:08: Group with their car, possibly in Logan Canyon
1930
1:02:09-10: Woman hamming for the camera, possibly in Logan Canyon
1:02:11: Woman on beach in front of Saltair pavilion
1:02:12-14: Football coach George Nelson and others, unidentified location