Sutherland Archives

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50 Year Utah Jubilee Parade


Photographs taken during the 50 Year Utah Jubilee Parade, Salt Lake City, Utah, and portraits from the Johnson Portrait Sudio.

Deaf Technology


Selected items from the "Deaf Technology Through The Ages" display in the George Sutherland Archives, Spring 2012.

Dismantling the Bunnell Pioneer House


Photographs taken during three different days of the dismantling of the Bunnell Pioneer House on UVU Campus in May and June 2012.

The Bunnell Pioneer Home sat on what is now UVU's main campus from 1892 until it was dismantled in May/June 2012 to make way for the new Student Life and Wellness Center. A smaller replica was built on campus, just south of the Sparks Automotive Building, using some of the original brick as well as the original red front door.

E. Mark Bezzant collection of Asian artifacts


This exhibit consists of mostly Chinese artifacts, as well as a few from Hong Kong, Korea, and Japan. It includes: opium boxes, Buddha shrines, toothpick boxes, dishes, pots, boxes, an incense censor, a porcelain flute, and silver coins.

Japanese-American Internment Materials


This exhibit consists of 9 booklets published about Japanese-American Internment during the Second World War.

Lyndon W. & Margaret Ann Cook collection of Oceanic, Asian, and Middle Eastern artifacts

22 Maori greenstone pendant, 3.5.tiff

This exhibit consists of artifacts collected by Lyndon W. and Margaret Ann Cook. Obtained from New Zealand, Japan, Tonga, and Eqypt. Material types include wooden tribal masks, woven cloth, greenstone figurines and pendants, carved bone pendants, carved animal teeth, shell necklaces, wooden and greenstone clubs, and various woven and carved containers.

Wilson W. Sorensen


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The Wilson W. Sorensen collection contains images that trace the history of UVU from 1942 to 1982.  Wilson W. Sorensen was president of the school during that time, and donated these photographs that document the changing missions, and many names, of the school, from Central Utah Vocational School and Utah Trade & Technical Institute, to Utah Technical College at Provo to Utah Technical College at Provo/Orem. After President Sorensen retired in 1982, the school became Utah Valley Community College, then Utah Valley State College, and now Utah Valley University.