Bowen, Emma Lucy Gates, 1880-1951

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Opera singer and a grandaughter of Brigham Young.

From the description of Papers. (Utah Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 81451103

Singer, actress, and teacher.

From the description of Papers, 1896-1950. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122630731

From the guide to the Emma Lucy Gates Bowen papers, 1896-1950, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

Bowen was the daughter of Susa Young Gates and a grandaughter of Brigham Young. She became an accomplished vocal performer and sang for the Royal Opera House in Berlin and as prima donna for the Royal Opera house in Cassel, Germany before organizing her own opera company. She also sang on contract for Columbia Records during the 1920s and 30s. She was married to LDS apostle Albert E. Bowen.

From the description of Photographs. (Utah Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 79672622

Emma Lucy Gates Bowen was a singer, teacher, and actress. She was also the wife of apostle Albert E. Bowen.

From the description of Emma Lucy Gates Bowen photographs, postcards, and other materials, circa 1880s-1950s. (Brigham Young University). WorldCat record id: 137729867

Emma Lucy Gates Bowen (1882-1951) was an opera singer and teacher in Utah.

From the description of Emma Lucy Gates Bowen recordings, circa 1906-1951 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 503349121

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creatorOf Emma Lucy Gates Bowen papers, 1896-1950 L. Tom Perry Special Collections19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Bowen, Emma Lucy Gates, 1880-1951,. Emma Lucy Gates Bowen photographs, postcards, and other materials, circa 1880s-1950s. Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf Bowen, Emma Lucy Gates, 1880-1951. Photographs. Utah Division of State History, Utah Historical Society
creatorOf Bowen, Emma Lucy Gates, 1880-1951. Papers, 1896-1950. Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf MS 7692, Gates, Susa Amelia Young 1856-1933. Susa Young Gates papers circa 1870-1933 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Church History Library
creatorOf Bowen, Emma Lucy Gates, 1880-1951. Emma Lucy Gates Bowen recordings, circa 1906-1951 [sound recording]. Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf Bowen, Emma Lucy Gates, 1880-1951. Papers. Utah Division of State History, Utah Historical Society
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associatedWith Bowen, Albert Ernest, 1875-1953. person
associatedWith Bowen family family
associatedWith Bowman, Catherine A. person
associatedWith Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints corporateBody
associatedWith Gates, Brigham Cecil. person
associatedWith Gates, Jacob F. person
associatedWith Gates, Susa Amelia Young 1856-1933 person
associatedWith Lucy Gates Opera Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Widtsoe, John Andreas, 1872-1952. person
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Utah--Salt Lake City
Utah
Utah
Utah
Hawaii--Laie
Utah
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Women musicians
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Musicians
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Music
Opera--History--Sources
Performing Arts
Theaters--Stage setting and scenery--Photographs
Opera--Biography
Church buildings--Photographs
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Women singers--Utah--Salt Lake City--History--Sources
Women singers--History--Sources
Opera--Utah--History--Sources
Music--History--Sources
Opera--Production and direction--Photographs
Women musicians--History--Sources
Women musicians--Utah--Salt Lake City--History--Sources
Musicians--Photographs
Women musicians--Photographs
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Birth 1880

Death 1951-04-30

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