Ida Lowry Allen journal

Ida Lowry Allen journal

Dates: 1888

Collection contains one journal with daily entries for the year 1888. The journal chronicles family temple trips, extended family gatherings, church and Sunday school meetings for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Manti, Utah, as well as various other recreation, work, and church-related activities. Also contains a transcript of the original journal.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Allen, Ida Lowry, 1865-1963
  • Call Number: MSS 6029
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials were left in original order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Ida Lowry Allen journal must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 6029; Ida Lowry Allen journal; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6029, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased in 2006.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; 2006.
Subject Terms
Allen, Ida Lowry, 1865-1963--Diaries; Home and Family; Manti (Utah)--History; Mormons--Utah--Manti; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Processing Information
Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2011.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts. Illustrates family life in Manti, Utah, during the late 1800s.
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Finding Aid Title
Allen (Ida Lowry) journal
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elizabeth Ballif, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-09-09T17:55-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical history

Ida Lowry Allen (1865-1963) was a woman living in Manti, Utah, at the turn of the century.

Ida Lowry Allen was born in Manti, Utah, on July 30, 1865. She married Dr. Samuel Allen in the Manti Utah Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1892. She died in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1963.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts