Rowell family papers

Summary

Creator: Rowell family
Date(s): 1846-1894
Call Number: MSS 0511
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: The Rowell family papers, spanning the years 1846 to 1894 (bulk dates 1849 - 1853), preserves the letters exchanged by a Quaker family of Loudon, New Hampshire, recording their responses to significant social and political issues of the period leading up to the national crisis over slavery and states' rights.
Physical Description: 98 items (1 box)
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Gift of the Moyerman family circa 1970-1972
Processing Information: Processed by Emily Holloway, November 2005. Encoded by Caitlin Farthing, April 2013. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard