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Biographical Note/Historical Note +/-
Frederick James Pack (b. 1875) was a professor of minerology and geology at Brigham Young University during the first part of the twentieth century. He was also a student and professor at the University of Utah. He married Sadie Grant.
Content Description +/-
The Frederick J. Pack papers (circa 1907-1950) consist of an article written by Pack (b. 1875), his autobiography, family genealogical materials, family biographies, and publications. The article supports the idea that horses existed on the American continent before Columbus and the Spainards. This idea was contrary to contemporary thought at the time.
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Restrictions on Access:
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.
Restrictions on Use:
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.
Permission to publish material from the Frederick J. Pack papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.
Initial Citation: Frederick J. Pack papers, Ms 423, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.
Following Citations:Ms 423.
Administrative Information +/-
Gift of Alvin G. Pack in 1985.
Processed by Sharon Thorup in 1984.
Pack, Frederick J. (Frederick James), 1875-
Collection materials are in English.
0.5 linear feet
Language of the Finding Aid:
Finding aid encoded in English in Latin script.
Author of the Finding Aid:
Finding aid prepared by Sharon Thorup
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