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A. G. Wallihan photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 186

Scope and Contents

Collection includes 33 photographs of animals and scenery in Colorado, and images of A.G. Wallihan's wife, Augusta Wallihan. Photographs are all mounted on cards. Dated approximately 1890-1900.


  • approximately 1890-1900


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

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

Allen Grant Wallihan was born on June 15, 1859 in Footville, Wisconsin to Pearce Wallihan and Lucy Lament Flower. He married Mary Augusta Higgins on April 19, 1885. After her death in 1922, he married Essie Cook on September 26, 1927. He was an American photographer, focusing primarily on pictures of game and animals in their natural habitat. Wallihan always went by the name A.G. Wallihan. He died on December 19, 1935 in Moffat, Colorado.


2 folders (0.08 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Provenance unknown; 2022.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown; 2022.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Processing Information

Processed; Anne Ashton; June 2022. Updated finding aid for DACS compliance and accuracy. Rehoused photographs to plastic sleeves for preservation.

Register of A. G. Wallihan photographs
Under Revision
Lucy Brimhall
2013 April 11
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