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Edward Martin photographs of women

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 292

Scope and Contents

Collection of two albumen cartes-de-visite photographs of women, Mrs. Pixton and Nellie Colebrook. Also includes a copy negative of a photograph of Edward Martin's studio and gallery. Dated approximately 1860-1889.


  • approximately 1860-1889


Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Access

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

Biographical / Historical

Edward Martin (d. 1882) was a photographer in Salt Lake City, Utah.


2 folders (0.02 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.

Custodial History

Items were acquired by the repository as part of the Minnie Margetts papers, and were subsequently separated.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired with the Minnie Margetts papers; 1982.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Processing Information

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

Register of Edward Martin photographs of women
Under Revision
Abe Austin
2012 March 06
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