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Albert L. Elggren photographs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 242

Scope and Contents

Collection include 15 photographs of Latter-day Saint church buildings and civil leaders in Salt Lake City, Utah. Dated approximately 1908-1979.


  • approximately 1908-1979


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

Albert Lewis Elggren was born May 31, 1902 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Albert John Elggren and Vilate Elizabeth Lewis Elggren. He served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Great Britain from 1922 to 1924 and as the president of the Western States Mission from 1954 to 1958. He worked at the Elggren Brothers Wholesale Brokerage Company and then organized and worked at A. J. Elggren and Sons. He married Mildred Louise Peterson on June 18, 1930, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Albert Elggren died September 10, 1984 in Salt Lake City, Utah.


1 folder (0.02 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Donated to L. Tom Perry Special Collections by Lewis Elggren in 1986.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Lewis Elggren; 1986.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

See also the Albert L. Elggren papers (MSS 1944).

Processing Information

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

Register of Albert L. Elggren photographs
Under Revision
Abe Austin
2012 February 23
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