Harriet Fowler Allen autograph book and poems
L. Tom Perry Special Collections is pleased to announce the availability of a new digitized collection: Harriet Fowler Allen autograph book and poems (MSS SC 1942). The autographs were written to Harriet Allen and usually include poems.
Harriet Adeline Fowler was born on February 4, 1856, in Gloucester, England to William Fowler and Ellen Bradshaw. Her family joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and traveled from England to the Salt Lake Valley in 1863, coming in the Daniel D. McArthur Company.
In 1874 she married Charles Albert Allen and they had nine children together, four of whom lived to adulthood. Harriet Fowler Allen died on June 11, 1944, in Rexburg, Idaho.