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Emma Lucy Gates Bowen recordings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7493

Scope and Contents

Collection includes thirty-four records and five cassettes tapes of the acclaimed vocalist, Emma Lucy Gates Bowen. Also included is a folder regarding her funeral arrangements. The collection dates from circa 1906 to 1951.


  • approximately 1906-1951


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

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 recordings must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Emma Lucy Gates Bowen (1882-1951) was an opera singer and teacher in Utah.


2 sound discs (2 phonograph boxes (1.5 linear ft.))

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated by Albert R. Bowen in 1978.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Albert R. Bowen; 1978. (A1978-288)


Arts and Communications.

Processing Information

Processed; Kiren Dulai; 2009.

Register of Emma Lucy Gates Bowen recordings
Garrett Schroath
2011 October 12
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