John Brackett Gowen autobiography

John Brackett Gowen autobiography

Dates: 1890

Photocopy of a typewritten autobiography by John Brackett Gowan. Gowan talks of his many moves throughout his life, religious affiliations in Ogden, Utah, family life, illnesses, and hardships in life.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.05 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Gowen, John Brackett, 1836
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1482
  • 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.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from John Brackett Gowen autobiography 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 SC 1482; John Brackett Gowen autobiography; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1482, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Beverly Jo Gowen in 1979.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Beverly Jo Gowen; 1979.
Subject Terms
Gowen, John Brackett, 1836-; Seventh-Day Baptists--Utah--Ogden; Agriculture; Agriculture and Natural Resources; Farmers--Utah--Ogden--Biography; Ogden (Utah)--History
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Gowen (John Brackett) autobiography
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:13-0700
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Biographical Note

Member of the Seventh Day Baptist Church.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts