College Presidents Archives

This collection includes documents, images, and photographs of previous Presidents of the College as well as documents, images and photographs of the current President of the College.


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Letter from Robert W. Bernick to Jay L. Nelson
Letter from Robert W. Bernick to Jay L. Nelson
Letter from Robert W. Bernick, Vice President of Walker Bank & Trust Company, to Jay L. Nelson congratulating him on his work at the College. Originally had an attached article from the Salt Lake Tribune about the work Nelson had been doing at UTC., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Letter to American Linen Supply Company, 1968
Letter to American Linen Supply Company, 1968
Letter from President Jay L. Nelson to American Linen Supply Company thanking them for their service at the original College location downtown, and for their continued services at the new Taylorsville-Redwood Campus. On the reverse side of the letter is a photograph of the new campus primary building as well as a portrait of Jay L. Nelson., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Letter to Jay L. Nelson from Jademola Adetula
Letter to Jay L. Nelson from Jademola Adetula
Letter from Jademola Adetula to President Jay L. Nelson about her experience at the College; her thanks to all of those at the College who helped her; and in relation to a quotation from Jay L. Nelson in the Salt Lake Tribune., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Letter to Jay Williams Regarding Portraits of College Presidents
Letter to Jay Williams Regarding Portraits of College Presidents
Letter from Doug Jordan (Utah Tech commercial art instructor) to Jay Williams regarding the creation of portraits of the first four presidents of the college. Outlined in the letter are the cost for all four portraits, the cost for a single portrait, and the artist's requests regarding framing the portraits. Attached to the letter is a color sketch of what the finished portraits would look like in the proposed space in the Jay L. Nelson Administrative Building (AD Building)., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Letter to President Nelson from Donald E. Matthews
Letter to President Nelson from Donald E. Matthews
Letter to President Jay L. Nelson from Donald E. Matthews, Head, General Education Division, UTC, dated September 4, 1975. In the letter, Donald Matthews reflects on his past year at the College and praises Nelson's enthusiasm and dedication to the College and the quality of the institution. He also mentions how much he appreciates working with Jim Schnirel and Dr. Hansen., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Life Sketches: Orville D. Carnahan
Life Sketches: Orville D. Carnahan
Program from event held on Thursday, June 21, 1990, celebrating Orville D. Carnahan's tenure as College President from 1981-1990., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner, Photoshop used to convert TIFFs into PDF.
Nelson Portrait View 01
Nelson Portrait View 01
TIFF image scanned at 3600 dpi from the original 35mm slide using PlusTek OpticFilm 8200i scanner.
Nelson Portrait View 02
Nelson Portrait View 02
Close up of Nelson's portrait., TIFF image scanned at 3600 dpi from the original 35mm slide using PlusTek OpticFilm 8200i scanner.
Nelson Slide View 01
Nelson Slide View 01
Newspaper clipping of Jay L. Nelson (President 1949-1978) and students., TIFF image scanned at 3600 dpi from the original 35mm slide using PlusTek OpticFilm 8200i scanner.
Nelson Slide View 02
Nelson Slide View 02
TIFF image scanned at 3600 dpi from the original 35mm slide using PlusTek OpticFilm 8200i scanner.
Nelson Slide View 03
Nelson Slide View 03
Jay L. Nelson (President 1949-1978) at a Christmas event., TIFF image scanned at 3600 dpi from the original 35mm slide using PlusTek OpticFilm 8200i scanner.
Nelson Slide View 04
Nelson Slide View 04
TIFF image scanned at 3600 dpi from the original 35mm slide using PlusTek OpticFilm 8200i scanner.
Nelson Slide View 05
Nelson Slide View 05
TIFF image scanned at 3600 dpi from the original 35mm slide using PlusTek OpticFilm 8200i scanner.
Nelson Slide View 06
Nelson Slide View 06
TIFF image scanned at 3600 dpi from the original 35mm slide using PlusTek OpticFilm 8200i scanner.
News Release from UTC regarding "The First Thirty Years"
News Release from UTC regarding "The First Thirty Years"
Public Service Announcement from Bryan Garner, Public Relations, Utah Tech. Highlighting to alumni, student leaders, Advisory committee members and friends of the College that Jay L. Nelson's book, "The First Thirty Years," is available for purchase., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Newspaper Clipping "Portrait" of Jay Nelson
Newspaper Clipping "Portrait" of Jay Nelson
This newspaper clipping from the S.L. Tribune is entitled "Portrait: Jay Nelson Puts Faith in Work." The clipping includes a photograph of Jay L. Nelson in the Machine Shop at Utah Technical College at Salt Lake. The article outlines Jay Nelson's history, from working during the depression to put himself through school, to joining the Utah National Guard and being drafted for World War II. It outlines his varying work experiences through to his time at the College and includes a discussion of the financial troubles seen by the College over the years. Lastly it discusses Nelson's desire and hop that the College would be accredited by the Northwest Accrediting Association soon after the publication of this article., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Newspaper Clipping Highlighting Jay L. Nelson
Newspaper Clipping Highlighting Jay L. Nelson
Newspaper clipping, "Vocational School Occupies Huge S. L. Laundry Plant," with photograph of Jay L. Nelson when he was Registrar-Treasurer for Salt Lake Area Vocational School (SLAV)., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Newspaper Clipping about "The First Thirty Years" written by Jay Nelson
Newspaper Clipping about "The First Thirty Years" written by Jay Nelson
Newspaper clipping "Former President of UTech Writes History" discusses the book, "The First Thirty Years," written by Jay L. Nelson. Included in the article are a photograph of President Nelson and an image of the original UTech campus at 431 S. 600 East which was the Salt Lake Skills Center, a division of the College, at the time of this publication., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Newspaper Clipping about Appointment of Jay L. Nelson as President of SLAV
Newspaper Clipping about Appointment of Jay L. Nelson as President of SLAV
Newspaper clipping of "Board Names New Trade School Leader" discussing the departure of Howard B. Gundersen from SLAV and the new appointment of Jay L. Nelson as President of Salt Lake Area Vocational School. Includes photo of President Nelson., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Newspaper Clipping about BYU Emeritus Club Award presented to Jay L. Nelson
Newspaper Clipping about BYU Emeritus Club Award presented to Jay L. Nelson
Newspaper clippling of "BYU Emeritus Club will present awards to 10 members for lifetime achievement." The clipping clarifies that the recipients will be honored at the organization's annual luncheon meeting, March 31, 1989. Jay L. Nelson is among one of the members to be honored. Includes brief information on Jay L. Nelson's education and professional experience., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Newspaper Clipping about a History of UTech
Newspaper Clipping about a History of UTech
The article "A History of Utech" discusses the publication of the Jay L. Nelson's book, "The First Thirty Years: A history of Utah Technical College at Salt Lake" and it's availability for purchase in the College book store. In addition to a forward by U. S. Secretary of Education T. H. Bell, there was a two-day autograph party to kick off the publication of the new book held at the Redwood Campus in the College Center., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Newspaper Clipping about book written by Nelson
Newspaper Clipping about book written by Nelson
The article "Utah Tech history to be written by Nelson" discusses how former president Jay L. Nelson was commissioned by the board of education to write the history of UTC. This is a pre-publication article including pixelated photo of Jay L. Nelson., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Newspaper Clipping about the Three-phase Institute Building at UTC.
Newspaper Clipping about the Three-phase Institute Building at UTC.
Newspaper clipping from the Week Ending March 23, 1968, highlights a ground-breaking ceremony held for the Institute building to be built at Utah Technical College. President Jay L. Nelson is in the photograph of the ground-breaking. Also included are Craig Bramwell, President N. Eldon Tanner, Dale Tingey and Bishop Robert L. Simpson. This ground-breaking is for the first of three phases of building., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.
Newspaper Clipping of SLAV Graduation with photo of Jay L. Nelson
Newspaper Clipping of SLAV Graduation with photo of Jay L. Nelson
Newspaper clipping of "Record Number, S. L. Vocational School Plans Graduation" with accompanying picture of President Jay L. Nelson with two graduating students looking on the diplomas to be awarded., TIFF image scanned at 600 dpi from the original using an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. Converted to PDF using Adobe Photoshop.

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