Guide to the Joseph C. Rowell Correspondence: Additions, 1880-1933

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Guide to the Joseph C. Rowell Correspondence: Additions, 1880-1933

Collection number: BANC MSS 71/117 c

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Collection Summary

Collection Title: Joseph C. Rowell Correspondence: Additions,
Date (inclusive): 1880-1933
Collection Number: BANC MSS 71/117 c
Creator: Rowell, Joseph C., 1853-1938
Extent: Number of containers: 1 portfolio
Repository: The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Languages Represented: English

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Collection is open for research.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Joseph C. Rowell correspondence: additions, BANC MSS 71/117 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Scope and Content

This collection is composed primarily of letters written to Rowell while he was Librarian of the University of California, Berkeley. It was transferred from the Rare Books and Special Collections Department in August 1970. The letters have been arranged alphabetically, as follows.

List of Correspondents

 

Anthony, Susan B.

see Howard, Emma Shafter

 

Barlett, William Chauncey

 

Postcard, [May 13, 1879]

 

Bender, Albert Maurice, 1866-1941

 

Letter, Apr. 2, 1918

 

Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947

 

Letter, Apr. 1, 1902

 

Dole, Nathan Haskell, 1852-1935

 

Letter, Nov. 17, 1904, concerning his work for the Peace Movement.

 

Engelhardt, Zephyrim, 1851-1934

 

Letter, Aug. 16, 1906

 

Field, Sara Bard, 1882-

 

Letter, Jan. 30, 1933

 

French, Will J., 1871-

 

Letter, Aug. 17, 1908, as editor of the San Francisco Labor Clarion

 

Gilbert, Grove Karl, 1843-1918

 

Letter, Apr. 26, 1909. With copy of Rowell's letter to the California State Library concerning a report requested by Mr. Gilbert.

 

Gilman, Daniel Coit, 1831-1908

 

3 letters, 1884-1900, n.d.

 

Glass, Henry, 1844-1908

 

Letter, Oct. 18, 1902, re his work on Marine International Law.

 

Griffiths, Farnham Pond, 1884-1958

 

Letter, Mar. 21, 1911, as Secretary of the President of the University of California.

 

Harris, William Torrey, 1835-1909

 

Letter, Apr. 14, 1890, as Commissioner of the U.S. Bureau of Education.

 

Hay, John, 1838-1905

 

Letter, Feb. 11, 1880, concerning the availability of British government publications. Writing as Assistant Secretary of State.

 

Howard, Emma Shafter

 

Letter, Oct. 23, 1903, enclosing copy of note written to her by Susan B. Anthony.

 

KGL Preossiche Academie der Wissenschaften.

 

Letter in German, Feb. 29, 1908

 

McKenna, Joseph, 1843-1926

 

Letter, Mar. 15, 1890

 

Magee, Frederic E.

 

Letter, Nov. 21, 1924, with enclosure; typescript copy of poem by Edward Robeson Taylor.

 

Moffitt, James Kennedy, 1866?-1955

 

Letter, Jan. 27, 1904

 

Moses, Bernard, 1846-1930

 

Letter, Sept. 27, 1897, enclosing ticket for the Democratic National Convention, 1896.

 

Norton, Samuel Newton

 

Letter, Aug. 2, 1898, re his Days and Dates.

 

Palmer, George Herbert, 1842-1933

 

Letter, June 10, 1916

 

Royce, Josiah, 1855-1916

 

Letter, May 3, 1883

 

Smith, Clark Ashton, 1893-

 

Letter, Aug. 20, 1926

 

Spenceley, J. Winfred

 

Letter, Jan. 20, 1906, re his book-plates. With copy of Rowell's reply attached.

 

Stubbs, Joseph Edward, 1850-1914

 

Letter, Feb. 20, 1906, as president, University of Nevada.

 

Taylor, Edward Robeson, 1838-1923

see Magee, Frederic E.

 

Taylor, John, 1808-1887

 

Letter, Sept. 17, 1883, with list of books and pamphlets sent to the University of California, pertaining to the history of the Mormon Church.

 

Wilson, Henry Lane, 1856-1932

 

Letter, Apr. 7, 1910, as U.S. Ambassador to Mexico.