E. Lee Nichols Collection
This collection was presented to the Weber State College Stewart Library (Special Collections)
by E. Lee Nichols, historian of the Lake Bonneville Council of the Boy Scouts of America. The
contents of this collection consist of photographs, manuscript history, advertising tabloid,
executive meeting minutes and records, and letters concerning Boy Scout activities of the Lake
Bonneville Council from 1918 to 1980. Restricted for use without written permission from the
Lake Bonneville Council Boy Scouts of America.
- Creation: 1918 - 1980
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FD 1 Manuscript history by George Bergstrom titled “I Join the Boy Scouts of America and
Become a Scoutmaster.”
FD 2 Photographs of Boy Scouting activities of Troop 23 at Yellowstone Park, 1920; North
Fork Camp, Liberty, Utah, 1923; and Camp Kiesel, Ogden Canyon, Utah, 1926. Includes
photographs of Boy Scout executives. Seven black and white photographs. 8” x 10”.
FD 3 Lake Bonneville Council Boy Scouts of America executive board meeting minutes for
June and September, 1980; income statement for month and year to date as of July 31,
1980; sustaining membership report August 29, 1980; Scout Night at Weber State
College agenda, September 27, 1980; application request for 1981 National Scout
Jamboree; letters from Boy Scout executives in Massachusetts and Vermont; and a letter
and coupon tabloid from “The Coupon Clipper of Utah” regarding the Boy Scouts of
America as sponsors for a subscription drive.
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