Series 30144

Provo City School District (Utah). Timpanogos Elementary School. Miscellaneous records, ca. 1910-1979

0.20 cubic foot

These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Historical Note

See history of the records' creator.

Summary of Records

This series contains a variety of items from the school that do not constitute a coherent record series, but document pieces of the school history. The series includes pages from the Salt Lake Tribune and the Deseret News used in the collection of plant samples from the Provo area. The pages date from 1917 and have handwritten notes giving the names of plants, with the date and place of collection. The series also includes newspaper clippings, a photograph of the second Timpanogos School building, a list of the school principals from 1892 thru the 1960s, and a variety of programs and flyers from school events.

Scope and Content

This series contains a variety of items from the school that do not constitute a coherent record series, but document pieces of the school history. The series includes pages from the Salt Lake Tribune and the Deseret News used in the collection of plant samples from the Provo area. The pages date from 1917 and have handwritten notes giving the names of plants, with the date and place of collection. The series also includes newspaper clippings, a photograph of the second Timpanogos School building, a list of the school principals from 1892 thru the 1960s, and a variety of programs and flyers from school events in the 1970s.

Arrangement

Roughly chronological.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Use Restrictions

These records are available for reproduction and use.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Custody History

The Provo City School District transferred the records in this series to the State Archives in 2010.

Acquisition Information

These records were acquired from the creating agency through established retention schedules.

Processing Information

The records in this series were archivally processed by Alan B. Barnett in July 2021.

Related Material

Registers from Provo City School District (Utah). Timpanogos Elementary School., Series 27644, Includes records showing additional evidence of plant-collecting activities at the school.
P.T.A. scrapbook from Provo City School District (Utah). Timpanogos Elementary School., Series 27658, contains some items similar to what is in this series, such as programs and newspaper clippings.

Indexing Terms

Container List

BoxFolderDescription
11 Clippings; ca. 1910 and 1938
12 Newspapers used for plant collecting; 1917
13 Photo of school; ca. 1960s
14 List of principals; ca. 1970
15 Misc. materials; 1978-1979