Be thou an example : the life history of Elna Ruth Bowen Johnson
Scope and Contents
Contains one DVD called Be Thou an Example: The Life History of Elna Ruth Bowen Johnson. Includes two discs which have discussion of her early childhood through their service on missions to the Philippines and Genealogical Library. Dated approximately 2011.
- approximately 2011
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Elna Ruth Bowen Johnson (born 1919) is a Mormon woman in Utah.
Elna Ruth Bowen was born on June 13, 1919 in Idaho. She was the third child of Daniel and Ida Bowen. She completed high school then worked as a missionary. She married Erik G. Johnson in 1941 in the Salt Lake Temple. They also served a mission to the Philippines from 1981-1983, and then at the Salt Lake Genealogical Library. They have five children.
1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Donated by Judith Preston in 2011.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Judith Preston; 2011.
LDS, Utah, and Western American history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.V, August 2007.)
Processed; Kelsey Samuelsen, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2013.
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- Kelsey Samuelsen, student manuscripts processor, and John M. Murphy, curator
- 2013 April 16
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States