Freemen Institute records, 1963-1980  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Freemen Institute
Title
Freemen Institute records
Dates
1963-1980 (inclusive)
Quantity
1 box, (0.5 linear feet)
Collection Number
Accn1171
Summary
The Freemen Institute records consist of pamphlets, course outlines, clippings, questionnaires, drafts of critical essays, correspondence, and notes. Also included are transcripts of speeches by Ezra Taft Benson supporting the organization. The Freemen Institute was a conservative political organization based in Salt Lake City, Utah. Many of its members were Mormon Church members.
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
SPCreference@lists.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


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Freemen Institute records consist of pamphlets, course outlines, clippings, questionnaires, drafts of critical essays, correspondence, and notes. Also included are transcripts of speeches by Ezra Taft Benson supporting the organization.

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 Freemen Institute records must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Freemen Institute records, Accn 1171, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 1171.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Folder
1 Articles by Linda Sillitoe, regarding the Freeman Institute
2 Behind the Scenes newsletters 1980
3 Speeches by Ezra Taft Benson circa 1976, 1979-1980
4 California Family Women newsletters 1980
5 Conservative groups, pamphlets and flyers 1976-1980
6 Correspondence regarding the Freeman Institute 1963-1980
7 W. Cleaon Skousen, Lecture Outline of the " Miracle of America" Study Course
8 " Miracle of America," flyers and lecture transcripts 1979
9 Jerome Horowitz, " The Constitution of Our Founding Fathers" 1980
10 Interview notes
11 General materials
12-13 News clippings 1980
14 Political questionnaires concerning the Freeman Institute
15 Carroll Quigley interview concerning the Naked Capitalist 1972
16 Sponser list of the Freemen Digest

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Conservatism--United States
  • Mormons--Political activity
  • Right and left (Political science)
  • Personal Names :
  • Benson, Ezra Taft, 1899-
  • Corporate Names :
  • Freemen Institute--Archives
  • Freemen Institute--History--Sources
  • Geographical Names :
  • Utah--Politics and government--Philosophy
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Drafts (documents)
  • Pamphlets
  • Speeches