Lee, Rex E., 1935-1996

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Rex E. Lee grew up in St. Johns, Arizona, and served in the Mexican Mission of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. After graduating from Brigham Young University and the University of Chicago Law School, he served as a successful lawyer, as founding dean of the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University, as both United States assistant attorney general and solicitor general, as a Supreme Court lawyer, and as president of Brigham Young University. He passed away in March of 1996.

From the description of Brigham Young University president's papers, 1989-1996. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367556794

From the description of Personal papers, 1910-1996. (Brigham Young University). WorldCat record id: 52119727

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referencedIn MS 19437, Honeyman, Hilma Henrie 1919-. John D. Lee collection 1844-1859; 1967-2004 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Church History Library
referencedIn Brigham Young University. Presidential photographs, 1875-2003. American Primers
creatorOf Lee, Rex E., 1935-1996. Brigham Young University president's papers, 1989-1996. American Primers
creatorOf MS 17534, Leavitt, Dixie Lorraine 1929-. Mountain Meadows Memorial Steering Committee files 1989-1992 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Church History Library
creatorOf Oaks, Dallin H. BYU inaugural speeches and responses. American Primers
referencedIn Special convocation, March 5, 1996. American Primers
referencedIn Advancement Vice President records, 1971-2005 L. Tom Perry Special CollectionsUniversity Archives
creatorOf Lee, Rex E., 1935-1996. Personal papers, 1910-1996. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
referencedIn National Society, Sons of Utah Pioneers. Honorary memberships for Brigham Young University presidents, 2005. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
referencedIn University Communications records, 1921-2009 L. Tom Perry Special CollectionsUniversity Archives
referencedIn Brigham Young University. Rex E. Lee Inaugural files, 1989. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
referencedIn Papers, 1941-1995 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
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associatedWith Brigham Young University. corporateBody
associatedWith Brigham Young University. Admissions and Records Office. corporateBody
associatedWith Brigham Young University. Board of Trustees. corporateBody
associatedWith Brigham Young University--Hawaii Campus. corporateBody
associatedWith Brigham Young University. News Bureau corporateBody
associatedWith Brigham Young University. University Relations Division. corporateBody
associatedWith Catherine East, 1916-1996 person
associatedWith Honeyman, Hilma Henrie 1919- person
associatedWith Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies. corporateBody
associatedWith J. Reuben Clark Law School. corporateBody
associatedWith Leavitt, Dixie Lorraine 1929- person
associatedWith Lee, Janet G. person
associatedWith National Society, Sons of Utah Pioneers. corporateBody
associatedWith Ricks College (Rexburg, Idaho) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Attorney-General. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Solicitor General. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Supreme Court. corporateBody
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Mormon church--Apostles
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Birth 1935-02-27

Death 1996-03-11

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