Register of the Jim Jones Collection (Ms. 131)

Items in this collection relate to Jim Jones' personal and professional lives. Types of materials include: correspondence, photographs, personal artifacts and documents, and publications relating to Jim Jones and his art work.

 

I. Personal Papers
A. Correspondence
B1Box number 1 F1Folder number 1  Dorothy Jones Rollen to Elton and Thelma Jones; 1942-1984
B1Box number 1 F2Folder number 2  Scott Jones to Thelma and Dorothy Jones; 1947-1989
B1Box number 1 F3Folder number 3  Correspondence; 1949-1992
B1Box number 1 F4Folder number 4  Dorothy Jones to Thelma Jones; 1951-1964
B1Box number 1 F5Folder number 5  Jimmie Jones received; 1953-1979
B1Box number 1 F6Folder number 6  Scott to Thelma and Pat Embley Jones; 1954-1980
B1Box number 1 F7Folder number 7  Correspondence; 1960
B1Box number 1 F8Folder number 8  Natasha Goldowski Renner to Jimmie Jones; 1960-1966
B1Box number 1 F9Folder number 9  Assorted Papers: Correspondence, Art Show Lists, Gregorian Chant; 1966-1988
B1Box number 1 F10Folder number 10  Rae Lewis to Scott Jones; 1967-1988
B1Box number 1 F11Folder number 11  Thelma Jones to Jimmie Jones; 1972-1980
B1Box number 1 F12Folder number 12  Scott Jones to Rae and Grover Lewis; 1977-1988
B1Box number 1 F13Folder number 13  From Jimmie Jones; 1977-2003
B1Box number 1 F14Folder number 14  Travel Agencies to Scott Jones regarding his trip to Australia; 1978
B1Box number 1 F15Folder number 15  Jimmie Jones to Scott Jones; 1978-1984
B1Box number 1 F16Folder number 16  Thelma Jones to Scott Jones; 1979-1988
B1Box number 1 F17Folder number 17  Dorothy Jones Roller to Scott Jones; 1982-1993
B1Box number 1 F18Folder number 18  Gary Jones to Scott Jones; 1983-1993
B1Box number 1 F19Folder number 19  Jimmie Jones to Scott Jones; 1984-1985
B1Box number 1 F20Folder number 20  Pat Jones Embley to Scott Jones; 1984-1993
B1Box number 1 F21Folder number 21  Jimmie Jones to Scott Jones; 1985-1988
B1Box number 1 F22Folder number 22  Margaret Greaves Amy to Scott Jones; 1991-1993
B1Box number 1 F23Folder number 23  Correspondence; 1993-2013
B1Box number 1 F24Folder number 24  Correspondence; 1998-1999
B1Box number 1 F25Folder number 25  To Jimmie Jones; n.d.
B2Box number 2 F1Folder number 1  Between Scott and Thelma Jones; 1946-1949
B2Box number 2 F2Folder number 2  Scott Jones to Thelma Jones; 1950-1987
B2Box number 2 F3Folder number 3  Thelma Jones to Jimmie Jones; 1953-1971
B2Box number 2 F4Folder number 4  Letters and Cards to Scott Jones; n.d.
B2Box number 2 F5Folder number 5  Correspondence, Thomas Jones Family Bulletin, Program; 1968-2006
B2Box number 2 F6Folder number 6  Letters and Cards to Scott Jones; 1977-1985
B2Box number 2 F7Folder number 7  Correspondence; 1982-2002
B2Box number 2 F8Folder number 8  Letters and Cards to Scott Jones; 1986-1991
B2Box number 2 F9Folder number 9  To Jim Jones; 1987-2010
B2Box number 2 F10Folder number 10  Envelope; 1991
B2Box number 2 F11Folder number 11  Letters and Cards to Scott Jones; 1992-1994
B2Box number 2 F12Folder number 12  Correspondence; 2016
B2Box number 2 F13Folder number 13  Various Correspondence; 2016, n.d.
B2Box number 2 F14Folder number 14  Correspondence, Articles, Documents from Layne Nelson; n.d.
B2Box number 2 F15Folder number 15  Letters, Passports, National Park Cards; n.d.
B2Box number 2 F16Folder number 16  From Jim Aton; n.d.
B. Family History
B2Box number 2 F17Folder number 17  Family History Documents; n.d.
B2Box number 2 F18Folder number 18  Thomas Chamberlain Family Bulletin, Featuring Ann Carling Chamberlain; 1967
B2Box number 2 F19Folder number 19  Jones Family Reunion Books; 1990
B2Box number 2 Item 1Unit number tem 1  "The Story of my Life" by Lucy Chamberlain Esplin; 1958
B2Box number 2 Item 2Unit number tem 2  The Family of Elton Lunt and Thelma Esplin Jones; 1979
B2Box number 2 Item 3Unit number tem 3  A Family Portrait: From Thelma and Elton with love; 1979
C. Legal and Financial Documents
B2Box number 2 F20Folder number 20  Passport, address book, other legal documents; 1954-2009
B2Box number 2 F21Folder number 21  Gallery and Painting Receipts; 1975-1979
B3Box number 3 F1Folder number 1  Gallery and Painting Receipts; 1980-1984
B3Box number 3 F2Folder number 2  Gallery and Painting Receipts; 1985-1988
B3Box number 3 F3Folder number 3  Invoices, Paystubs, Taxes, etc.; 1985-1988
B3Box number 3 F4Folder number 4  Gallery and Painting Receipts; 1993-1998
B3Box number 3 F5Folder number 5  Deed of Gift; 2010
B3Box number 3 F6Folder number 6  Deeds and Easements
B3Box number 3 F7Folder number 7  Legal Documents
B3Box number 3 F8Folder number 8  Legal Documents
OVB1Unit number VB1 Item 5Unit number tem 5  Ledger Book; 1976-1981
OVB1Unit number VB1 Item 6Unit number tem 6  Photocopies of Ledger; n.d.
D. Magazines and Books
B3Box number 3 Item 1Unit number tem 1  The City of Saints; 1906
B3Box number 3 Item 2Unit number tem 2  Atlas Moderno Universal Hammon Con Indice Y Nomenclador Geografico; 1967
B3Box number 3 Item 3Unit number tem 3  New Mexico Distinguished Artist Calendar; 1986
B3Box number 3 Item 4Unit number tem 4  Artists of the Rockies and the Golden West; Summer 1982
B3Box number 3 Item 5Unit number tem 5  Artists of the Rockies and the Golden West; Spring 1982
B3Box number 3 Item 6Unit number tem 6  Southwest Art; November 1985
B3Box number 3 Item 7Unit number tem 7  Southwest Art; February 1990
B3Box number 3 Item 8Unit number tem 8  Southwest Art; May 1990
B3Box number 3 Item 9Unit number tem 9  Southwest Art; June 1990
B3Box number 3 Item 10Unit number tem 10  Looking at Landscape; Being in Landscape; 1998
B3Box number 3 Item 11Unit number tem 11  Art & Antiques: For Collectors of the Fine and Decorative Arts; November 2008
B3Box number 3 Item 12Unit number tem 12  The New Yorker; September 2001
B3Box number 3 Item 13Unit number tem 13  Utah Art, Utah Artists; 2002
B3Box number 3 Item 14Unit number tem 14  Earl Jones; 1985
B3Box number 3 Item 15Unit number tem 15  Memorial Quadrangle Number; The Yale Alumni Weekly
B3Box number 3 Item 16Unit number tem 16  Mexico on 5 Dollars A Day; 1963-1964
B3Box number 3 Item 17Unit number tem 17  Indian Legends; 1927
OVB1Unit number VB1 Item 2Unit number tem 2  LIFE; May 1957
OVB1Unit number VB1 Item 3Unit number tem 3  LA Weekly; n.d.
OVB5Unit number VB5 Item 1Unit number tem 1  Treasures I Would Share; December 1938
E. Photographic Materials
B3Box number 3 F9Folder number 9  Gallery Paintings; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F10Folder number 10  Lists and CD; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F11Folder number 11  Negatives; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F12Folder number 12  Negatives of Photos in Box; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F13Folder number 13  Negatives of Photos in Box; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F14Folder number 14  Negative Slides; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F15Folder number 15  Negative Slides-Various Photos; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F16Folder number 16  Photographs; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F17Folder number 17  Pictures of Jimmie Jones; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F18Folder number 18  Transparencies of Jim's Paintings; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F19Folder number 19  Various Photographs, 1 framed; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F20Folder number 20  Various Photos; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F21Folder number 21  Photos from Dorothy Jones Roller; 1935-2007
B3Box number 3 F22Folder number 22  Landscape/Scenery Paintings; 1940-2002
B3Box number 3 F23Folder number 23  Various Photographs; 1945-2006
B3Box number 3 F24Folder number 24  Various Mexican Paintings; n.d.
B3Box number 3 F25Folder number 25  Various Photos; n.d.
B4Box number 4 F1Folder number 1  Photos; 1950-1978
B4Box number 4 F2Folder number 2  Portraits; Circa 1960, n.d.
B4Box number 4 F3Folder number 3  Mexican Paintings; 1962-1964
B4Box number 4 F4Folder number 4  CD and Photograph; 1969
B4Box number 4 F5Folder number 5  Photographs; 1975
B4Box number 4 F6Folder number 6  Newspaper, Photographs, Programs; 1982-2017
B4Box number 4 F7Folder number 7  Various Photographs and Negatives; 1985
B4Box number 4 F8Folder number 8  Photographs; 1965-1985
B4Box number 4 F9Folder number 9  Photographs of Paintings; 1987-2006
B4Box number 4 F10Folder number 10  Home in Rockville-Photos; 1988-2002
B4Box number 4 F11Folder number 11  Emailed Photographs; September 1990
B4Box number 4 F12Folder number 12  Slides, Photographs; 1993-1999
B4Box number 4 F13Folder number 13  Portraits of Jimmie Jones; 2009
B4Box number 4 F14Folder number 14  Other/General Photos; 2010, n.d.
B4Box number 4 F15Folder number 15  Photocopies; 1966-1968
B4Box number 4 F16Folder number 16  Photocopies; n.d.
B4Box number 4 F17Folder number 17  Articles, Programs, and Photographs; n.d.
OVB4Unit number VB4 Item 3Unit number tem 3  Mule Deer Buck Poster; 1979
OVB4Unit number VB4 Item 4Unit number tem 4  Bobcat Poster; 1978
OVB4Unit number VB4 Item 5Unit number tem 5  Bighorn Ram Poster; 1979
OVB4Unit number VB4 Item 6Unit number tem 6  El Capitan, Guadalupe Mountains National Park Poster; 1982
OVB5Unit number VB5 Item 2Unit number tem 2  Slides from Rita Fordham's Estate; n.d.
OVB5Unit number VB5 Item 11Unit number tem 11  Family Portraits; n.d.
OVB5Unit number VB5 Item 12Unit number tem 12  Class Photo; n.d.
F. Travel
B4Box number 4 F33Folder number 33  Tuzigoot': 'Holiday in Wales' and 6 Scenic Cards; n.d.
B4Box number 4 F34Folder number 34  Books on Cedar City, San Francisco, and Zion; n.d.
OVB5Unit number VB5 Item 3Unit number tem 3  Grand Canyon National Park; n.d.
OVB5Unit number VB5 Item 4Unit number tem 4  Bryce Canyon National Park; n.d.
OVB5Unit number VB5 Item 5Unit number tem 5  Bryce Canyon National Park; n.d.
OVB5Unit number VB5 Item 6Unit number tem 6  Cedar Breaks National Monument; n.d.
OVB5Unit number VB5 Itme 7Unit number tme 7  Cedar Breaks National Monument; n.d.
OVB5Unit number VB5 Item 8Unit number tem 8  Grand Canyon National Park; n.d.
OVB5Unit number VB5 Item 9Unit number tem 9  Bryce Canyon National Park; n.d.
OVB5Unit number VB5 Item 10Unit number tem 10  Grand Canyon National Park; n.d.
G. Research and Writing
B4Box number 4 F35Folder number 35  The Outstanding Wonder; 1978
B4Box number 4 F36Folder number 36  November Zion: A Travel Essay; 1992
B4Box number 4 F37Folder number 37  Articels of his Interest; n.d.
B4Box number 4 F38Folder number 38  Assorted Papers-Photocopies; n.d.
B4Box number 4 F39Folder number 39  Founders Day Papers; n.d.
B4Box number 4 F40Folder number 40  Gravestone Site and Tribute(s); n.d.
B4Box number 4 F41Folder number 41  Jim Jones Writing to Family; n.d.
B4Box number 4 F42Folder number 42  Jimmie Jones House Plans- Copies; 2011
B4Box number 4 F43Folder number 43  Tapes with Transcripts; February 2008
B4Box number 4 Item 1Unit number tem 1  Jim Aton; n.d.
H. Early Life
OVB1Unit number VB1 Item 1Unit number tem 1  Wallet; n.d.
OVB1Unit number VB1 Item 4Unit number tem 4  Childhood Scrapbook; n.d.
OVB1Unit number VB1 Item 7Unit number tem 7  Cedarian; 1950
OVB1Unit number VB1 Item 8Unit number tem 8  University of Utah Commencement and Diploma; 1961
OVB1Unit number VB1 Item 9Unit number tem 9  Cedar City High School Class of 1951; 2001
OVB1Unit number VB1 Item 10Unit number tem 10  Diploma- University of Utah; 2011
B6Box number 6 Item 8Unit number tem 8  Original Sheet Music for Compositions; 1965
I. Artifacts
B5Box number 5 Item 1Unit number tem 1  Ashtray; n.d.
B5Box number 5 Item 2Unit number tem 2  Glass Bowl; n.d.
B5Box number 5 Item 3Unit number tem 3  Metal Object; n.d.
B5Box number 5 Item 4Unit number tem 4  Plate; n.d.
B6Box number 6 Item 1Unit number tem 1  Union Pacific Ashtray; n.d.
B6Box number 6 Item 2Unit number tem 2  Utah Parks Co. Blue Ashtray; n.d.
B6Box number 6 Item 3Unit number tem 3  Utah Parks Co. Yellow Ashtray; n.d.
B6Box number 6 Item 4Unit number tem 4  Union Pacific Matches; n.d.
B6Box number 6 Item 5Unit number tem 5  Packet of Matches; n.d.
B6Box number 6 Item 6Unit number tem 6  SUU Glass Award; n.d.
B6Box number 6 Item 7Unit number tem 7  Jim Jones Doctorate, Jim Jones Reading Glasses; n.d.
OVB3Unit number VB3 Item 1Unit number tem 1  Medal: Southern Utah Honors; n.d.
OVB3Unit number VB3 Item 2Unit number tem 2  Medal: Harvard Lampoon; n.d.
OVB3Unit number VB3 Item 3Unit number tem 3  Graduation Hood; n.d.
OVB4Unit number VB4 Item 1Unit number tem 1  Union Pacific Railroad Blanket; n.d.
OVB4Unit number VB4 Item 2Unit number tem 2  Evans Handcraft Award Recipient; 2015
II. Professional Papers
A. Programs
B4Box number 4 F18Folder number 18  Cedar City National Art Exhibition Programs; 1948-1953
B4Box number 4 F19Folder number 19  Cedar City National Art Exhibition Programs; 1955-1959
B4Box number 4 F20Folder number 20  Dance of Indonesia and Asia and the U.S. (UNESCO); 1957
B4Box number 4 F21Folder number 21  Cedar City National Art Exhibition Programs; 1960-1968
B4Box number 4 F22Folder number 22  Cedar City National Art Exhibition Programs; 1969-1979
B4Box number 4 F23Folder number 23  Programs of San Francisco Art Fair; Circa 1970
B4Box number 4 F24Folder number 24  Programs; 1987
B4Box number 4 F25Folder number 25  Annual Organ Concert Series Program- 24th Season; 1992-1993
B4Box number 4 F26Folder number 26  LA Opera Season; 1992-1993
B4Box number 4 F27Folder number 27  Art Exhibit Programs
B. Newspaper Articles
B4Box number 4 F28Folder number 28  Newspaper Articles and Photocopies; 2003-2016
B4Box number 4 F29Folder number 29  Newspaper Clippings and Photograph; n.d.
B4Box number 4 F30Folder number 30  Articles and Photographs; n.d.
B4Box number 4 F31Folder number 31  Newspaper Articles
B4Box number 4 F32Folder number 32  Newspaper Articles
C. Artwork
OVB2Unit number VB2 F1Folder number 1  Blick Artists' Oil Color List and Sheet Music; n.d.
OVB2Unit number VB2 F2Folder number 2  From Layne Nelson; n.d.
OVB2Unit number VB2 F3Folder number 3  Ledger of Paintings with List of Names and Years; n.d.
OVB2Unit number VB2 F4Folder number 4  Sketches
OVB2Unit number VB2 F5Folder number 5  Other Gallery Programs from all over Utah; n.d.
OVB2Unit number VB2 F6Folder number 6  Art Center Catalog; 1968
OVB2Unit number VB2 F7Folder number 7  Jim Jones Art Exhibit, Painting Lists;
OVB2Unit number VB2 F8Folder number 8  SUU Braithwaite Gallery Program and SUU Related Items; n.d.
OVB2Unit number VB2 Item 1Unit number tem 1  Article and Postcard Advertisement; 2010
OVB2Unit number VB2 Item 2Unit number tem 2  Fibonacci Fine Arts Digest; January 2016
OVB2Unit number VB2 Item 3Unit number tem 3  The Art and Life of Jimmie Jones: Book One; 2015
OVB2Unit number VB2 Item 4Unit number tem 4  The Art and Life of Jimmie Jones: Proof Pages; n.d.
OVB2Unit number VB2 Item 5Unit number tem 5  The Art and Life of Jimmie Jones: Color Proof; n.d.