Skip to main content

Elmer S. Crowley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5921

Scope and Contents note

Collection contains the professional papers and personal notebooks relating to Elmer S. Crowley's teaching and administrative work in the Boise, Idaho, School District, circa 1931-1980.


  • 1931-1980


Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Elmer S. Crowley papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biograhical History

Crowley, Elmer Stanley (1915-1976) was born on February 23, 1915 in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, to Ansel S. and Sophia Edna Robinson. He married Annie Rigby March 27, 1939 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He died March 15, 1976 in Washington D.C. He worked many years for the Boise, Idaho, School District, as a teacher, principal, and serving as an executive secretary for the Idaho Education Association.


3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Professional papers and notebooks of Elmer S. Crowley, 1931-1980.

Custodial History note

Donated by Annie Crowley, wife of Elmer Stanley Crowley, in 1990.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated; Annie Crowley; 1990.

Appraisal note

LDS scholarship (Collection development policy for 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).

Processing Information note

Processed; Melissa Cowles; 19 September 2007.

Register of Elmer S. Crowley papers
Melissa Cowles and Karen Glenn, student processors and John Murphy, curator
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States