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Owen family of Indiana papers

Title
Owen family of Indiana papers, 1829-1872.

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StatusVol/DateFormatAccessCall NumberItem Location
Account book 1835-1836. Botany copy book. Diary. 1869Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 2316 Account book 1835-1836. Botany copy book. Diary. 1869Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328
Account book. 1829-1834Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 2316 Account book. 1829-1834Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328
Account book. 1871-1872Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 2316 Account book. 1871-1872Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328
Ledger of Richard Owen. 1858-1860Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 2316 Ledger of Richard Owen. 1858-1860Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

Details

Description
.33 linear foot (4 volumes)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Account books – Indiana – 19th century.
  • Diaries.
Access (note)
  • Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Call Number
MssCol 2316
OCLC
760018296
Title
Owen family of Indiana papers, 1829-1872.
Restricted Access
Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Summary
Collection consists of a ledger, account books, and a diary. Account book (1829-1934) contains entries for general merchandise and clippings relating to E. F. Owen's agricultural interests in the vicinity of New Harmony, Indiana. Includes transactions in lumber, flooring, sheetings, etc., with names of Owen family members, as well as a botany copy book possibly kept by a student in the Owen family. The diary (Sept-Nov 1869), possibly kept by a member of the Owen family, describes a trip through southern Russia, Yalta, Kiev, Odessa, Jerusalem, Samaria, Palestine, Egypt, and Turkey, as well as an expense account.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2316
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