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Emma Lucy Gates Bowen collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 98

Scope and Contents

Collection includes photographs, postcards, stereographs, and negatives assembled by Emma Gates Bowen. Includes images of opera singers, costuming, staging, the Bowen family, and a Mormon chapel in Laie, Hawaii.

Dates

  • approximately 1880-1959

Conditions Governing Access

Negatives Condition restricted; permission to use items must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Emma Lucy Gates Bowen photographs, postcards, and other materials must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Emma Lucy Gates Bowen was a singer, teacher, and actress. She was also the wife of apostle Albert E. Bowen.

Extent

3 photographs (516 items)

3 stereographs (1 items)

3 postcards (221 items)

3 negatives (7 items)

1 oversize folder

1 folder

3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Albert R. Bowen.

Appraisal

Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

See also the Emma Lucy Gates Bowen papers (MSS 3, L. Tom Perry Special Collections) and the Emma Lucy Gates Bowen collection (manuscript collection B-97, Utah State Historical Society).
Title
Register of Emma Lucy Gates Bowen photographs, postcards, and other materials
Author
Rose Frank
Date
2011 November 21
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States