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Charles Alden Rowland family papers

Charles Alden Rowland family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Charles Alden Rowland family papers
Creator: Rowland, Charles A. , 1833-1902
Inclusive Dates: 1851-1976
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.75 Linear Feet 3 boxes and 1 folder
Collection Number: ms3599
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Charles Alden Rowland (1833-1902) was married to Catherine Barnes Whitehead (1838-1917). Mary Ann Wallace Dent (1821-1852) of Augusta married into the Whitehead family.

Scope and Content

This collection consists of three diaries written by Charles Alden Rowland, one diary writen by Mary Ann Dent of Augusta, two recipe books, genealogy and Bible records of the family, and writings by family members. The diaries contain many entries made on a consistent daily basis.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles Alden Rowland family papers, ms3599, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

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Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Genealogy and family Bible records (photocopies)
12Charles A. Rowland Diary, 1851
12Family letters (mainly Charles Rowland to family members; tucked into 1851 diary), 1859-1860
13Charles A. Rowland Diary, 1856
14Recipe books (belonging to L. H. R.)
15Diary - Mary Ann Wallace Dent , 1839-1840
21Diary - Charles Alden Rowland, 1853-1854
22"Our Family" by Katharine Rowland and William Crane , 1945
23"Michael Mackquiny of Virginia..." by Lillian F. Wood, 1946
24"Some Random Memories" by Katharine R. Crane, 1988
25"Charles Alden Rowland II" by Katharine R. Crane, 1994
26Letters and memorabilia for Hampton Rowland, Sr. (World War I veteran)
27Treasury book of the Mizpah Circle of the King's Daughters, 1893 February 7
28Georgia Historical Society letters
1Fan charts for the Rowland and Bradwell families
3Katherine Crane Rowland scrapbook, 1908-1943