Marvin H. Strong photograph collection, 1924-1977

Overview of the Collection

Strong, Marvin Hutchings, 1899-1987
Marvin H. Strong photograph collection
1924-1977 (inclusive)
.2 linear feet, (1 archives box)  :  11 photographs
Collection Number
The Marvin H. Strong photograph collection contains photographs of bands and musicians. Marvin H. Strong was a Utah musician and teacher.
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT

Telephone: 8015818863
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.


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Marvin Hutchings Strong (1899-1987) was a member of the U. S. Coast Artillery Band from 1917 to 1920 and served as a music teacher in various Utah school districts. He also organized and directed several youth and senior bands throughout his life.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Marvin H. Strong photograph collection contains 11 black and white photographs taken between 1924 and 1977.

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

Collection Name, Collection Number, Box Number, Folder Number. Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, The University of Utah.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Arranged by subject.

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Ron Beck in 2001.

Processing Note

Processed by Claire A. Kempa in 2021.

Separated Materials

See also the Marvin H. Strong papers (ACCN 1872) in the Manuscripts Division of Special Collections.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box Folder
1 1 Band practice and performance
  • 1: Marching band in a parade, circa 1920s
  • 2: Band in front of Lyman High school, wyoming, circa 1920s
  • 3: Theatrical production at Lyman High school, Wyoming, 1924
  • 4: Band on a stage, circa 1930s
  • 5: Salt Lake Municipal Band at Liberty Park, Marvin H. Strong, Director, 1938
  • 6: Strong's Military Band on a stage, 1954, photo by Bill Shipler
  • 7: Band classroom scene
1 2 Portraits
  • 1: Addie at Mother's ranch in Canyon
  • 2: Three unknown children
1 3 Hiking
  • 1:Marvin and Tony in Jackson Lake area, 1977
  • 2: Marvin at a mountain view point, 1969

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Music teachers--Utah--Photographs
  • Musicians--Utah--Photographs

Personal Names

  • Strong, Marvin Hutchings, 1899-1987

Form or Genre Terms

  • black-and-white photographs