The Hyrum City Museum manages several archival collections pertaining to the history of Hyrum and its citizens. Each collection has a separate finding aid to help patrons and researchers to access the materials. The museum’s collections, with links to each finding aid, are listed bellow. If you have questions regarding the materials within the collections, or need help finding a resource, please email the Museum Curator, Courtney Cochley, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call during visiting hours at (435) 245-0208. The museum’s archival reading room is open by appointment.
The Hyrum City Museum Archive Collections:
The Gerald Byington Photograph Collection (HCM_007) includes photographs of various people taken at photo studios throughout northern Utah, including Salt Lake City, Ogden, and Logan, Utah between 1900 and 1970.
Guide to the Gerald Byington Photograph Collection
The Lucille Byington Collection (HCM_001)contains materials relating to Lucille’s mother, Mildred Unsworth Chambers, between 1920 and 1979.
Guide to the Lucille Byington Collection
The Del Ray Campbell Photograph Collection (HCM_008) consists of a photographs of the Sky View High School and South Cache High School football and other sports teams collected in the 1960s.
Guide to the Del Ray Campbell Photograph Collection
The Family Histories of Hyrum Collection (HCM_014) is a growing collection of manuscripts containing short family histories from family members in Hyrum.
Finding Aid Family Histories of Hyrum, Utah
The Higher Education Pamphlet Collection (HCM_005) includes class catalogs, reports from college presidents, bulletins, and yearbooks from Utah institutions.
Guide to the Higher Education Pamphlet Collection
The Hyrum State Park Collection (HCM_010) consists of photographs and negatives of photographs taken of recreational activities at Hyrum State Park between 1960 and 2013. (NOTE: This collection has been transferred to the Utah State Archives, please contact them for access: Series 30114
Guide to the Hyrum State Park Collection
The Hyrum City Museum Miscellaneous Photograph Collection (HCM_004) contains several matted photographs of various people and places in Hyrum from the late 19th century and early 20th century. Among these are pictures of notable Hyrum residents, sports teams, early automobiles, and several group photographs.
Guide to the Hyrum City Museum Miscellaneous Photograph Collection
The Ladies Magazine Collection (HCM_011) includes several women’s magazines, such as Woman’s Home Companion; McCall’s; Modern Priscilla; Good House Keeping; and Better Homes and Gardens, all published between the years 1926 and 1997.
Guide to the Ladies Magazine Collection
The Miscellaneous LDS Church Periodicals Collection (HCM_006)consists of various periodicals published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints between the 1920s and 1950s.
Guide to the Misc. LDS Church Periodicals Collection
The South Cache Courier Collection (HCM_002) includes several copies of the South Cache Courier newspaper from 1915 to 1949.
Guide to the South Cache Courier Collection
The South Cache High School Yearbook Collection (HCM_013) consists of several student publications from South Cache High School between 1915 and 1948.
Guide to the South Cache High School Yearbook Collection
The Hyrum City Museum Miscellaneous Music Collection (HCM_003) includes published and handwritten sheet music, musical booklets, and sheet music from magazine publications between 1904 and 1952. The Miscellaneous Music Collection also contains sheet music relating to Hyrum, Cache Valley, and Utah from the Lincoln Elementary School music room.
Guide to the Hyrum City Museum Miscellaneous Music Collection
The Ted Kindred Archival Collection (HCM_016) consists of photographs, letters, journals, and other written materials relating to the history of Hyrum and its settlers, as well as those of the greater Cache Valley and Utah areas. This collection is of particular interest to anyone doing family history in Hyrum, or anyone interested in the social, religious, geographical, economic, and business history of the area.
Guide to the Ted Kindred Collection
The Periodicals Collection (HCM_012) is made up of miscellaneous periodicals published between 1943 and 1985. Publications include Life Magazine, The Saturday Evening Post, Family Circle, and more.
Guide to the Periodicals Collection
The Emma Payne Krogue Collection (HCM_017) consists of papers, cards, brochures, and booklets belonging to Emma Payne Krogue dating from 1915 – 1974.
Guide to the Emma Payne Krogue Collection