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Ida C. Edwall negatives

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 14

Scope and Contents

Collection of glass plate negatives taken by Ida Edwall. Includes images of buffalo and rodeos in Wyoming and Colorado. Dated approximately 1880-1939.


  • approximately 1880-1939


Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at

Biographical / Historical

Ida C. Edwall was born on November 30, 1867 in Sundsvall, Sweden to August Fredlund and Christina Edwall. She immigrated to the United States when she was 15, in about 1882, and later got a job with C.R. Savage, who was a photographer, in Salt Lake City, Utah. She moved to Santaquin, Utah in 1915 and opened her own studio. She died in Salt Lake City, Utah on February 11, 1957.


6 folders (0.5 linear ft.)

1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Materials were donated to L. Tom Perry Special Collections by William H. Jarvis in 1975.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; William H. Jarvis; 1975.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Processing Information

Processed; Anne Ashton; October 2022. Updated finding aid for DACS compliance and accuracy. Rehoused glass plate negatives for preservation.

Register of Ida C. Edwall negatives
Under Revision
Abe Austin
2012 April 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