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Utah Association of the Deaf collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 550UAD

Scope and Contents note

Collection includes items related to the Utah Association of the Deaf and other materials related to the Deaf community in Utah. Items include Utah Association of the Deaf meeting minutes, fliers, events, and other related materials. This collection also includes information about associations that no longer exist such as the National Fraternal Society of the Deaf, Ogden Division. This collection offers an insight to the Deaf community in Utah and their history.

Dates

  • 1909-2013

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access note

Access to the collection is open with assistance from the archivist or staff.

Conditions Governing Use note

Open for Research. Copyright for official University records is held by Utah Valley University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical/Historical note

The Utah Association of the Deaf was established in 1909 and is one of the oldest state associations in the United States. The Utah Association of the Deaf has played a part in establishing other organizations for the Deaf in Utah.

Extent

26.0 Linear Feet (13 record boxes, 5 flat boxes, 6 oversize flat boxes)

Abstract

Collection includes items related to the Utah Association of the Deaf and other materials related to the Deaf community in Utah. Items include Utah Association of the Deaf meeting minutes, fliers, events, and other related materials. This collection also includes information about associations that no longer exist such as the National Fraternal Society of the Deaf, Ogden Division. This collection offers an insight to the Deaf community in Utah and their history.

Arrangement note

Items are in original order as received, except for items noted in the finding aid.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Valerie G. Kinney and Jodi B. Kinner, in behalf of the Utah Association of the Deaf.

Acknowledgment of Bias and Harmful Content

The Sutherland Archives recognizes there are materials in our collections that may be offensive or harmful. Materials may contain language or depictions that are racist, sexist, Eurocentric, ableist, homophobic, etc. We present such materials unaltered to preserve context and to present a complete historical record. Sutherland Archives staff is making efforts to update our finding aids to acknowledge offensive content.

Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Nicholas T Terry, student intern
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Revision Statements

  • 2022 May: Edited for description and organization errors by Amy Roberts, Archives Specialist.

Repository Details

Part of the Fulton Library George Sutherland Archives Repository

Contact:
800 West University Parkway
MS 145
Orem Utah 84058 United States