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Henry C. Bowen papers

Title
Henry C. Bowen papers, 1860-1889.
Author
Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896.

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Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 4064 Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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.1 linear foot (1 folder)
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Call Number
MssCol 4064
OCLC
843923881
Author
Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896.
Title
Henry C. Bowen papers, 1860-1889.
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Summary
The papers consist of correspondence, circular letters, clippings, U.S. Customs accounts of distilled spirits, a sworn statement of Bowen's abolitionist beliefs, and other personal and professional papers belonging to Henry C. Bowen, a collector for the Internal Revenue Service. and founder of the Independent, an abolitionist magazine. Correspondence is predominantly outgoing and discusses both personal matters and professional issues relating to the Independent and his work for the Internal Revenue Service. Notable recipients include Gordon Lester Ford, and his wife, Emily Fowler Ford.
Occupation
Abolitionists.
Government employees.
Publishers.
Added Author
Ford, Emily Ellsworth (Fowler), 1826-1893.
Ford, Gordon Lester, 1823-1891.
United States. Bureau of Customs.
Research Call Number
MssCol 4064
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