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Elmer S. Crowley collection on Idaho Education Association

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7956

Scope and Contents

Collection contains materials relating to the Idaho school system as well as some personal papers of Elmer Crowley. Includes talks, presentations, and newsletters contained within the collection as well as correspondence and official documents, 1955-1970.


  • 1955-1970


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 Elmer S. Crowley collection on Idaho Education Association must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical history

Elmer Stanley Crowley (1915-1976) was an educator in the Boise, Idaho, School District.

Elmer Stanley Crowley was born on February 23, 1915, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, to Ansel S. and Sophia Edna Robinson. He married Annie Rigby on 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 and principal, and served as an executive secretary for the Idaho Education Association.


5 cartons (5 linear ft.)

1 ledger box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



The collection has been kept in its original order.

Custodial History

Donated by the historical department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1980.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Historical Department; 1980.


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VII, August 2007).

Processing Information

Processed; Kiren Dulai, student processor, and John Murphy, curator; 2011.

Register of the Elmer S. Crowley collection on Idaho Education Association
Kiren Dulai
2011 October 21
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