Charles Alden Rowland family papers

Charles Alden Rowland family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Rowland, Charles A. , 1833-1902
Title: Charles Alden Rowland family papers
Dates: 1851-1976
Quantity: 0.75 Linear feet 3 boxes and 1 folder
Coll. Number: ms3599

Biographical/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 Note

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.

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Preferred Citation note

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

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Genealogy and family Bible records (photocopies)
2Charles A. Rowland Diary, 1851
2Family letters (mainly Charles Rowland to family members; tucked into 1851 diary), 1859-1860
3Charles A. Rowland Diary, 1856
4Recipe books (belonging to L. H. R.)
5Diary - Mary Ann Wallace Dent, 1839-1840
21Diary - Charles Alden Rowland, 1853-1854
2"Our Family" by Katharine Rowland and William Crane, 1945
3"Michael Mackquiny of Virginia..." by Lillian F. Wood, 1946
4"Some Random Memories" by Katharine R. Crane, 1988
5"Charles Alden Rowland II" by Katharine R. Crane, 1994
6Letters and memorabilia for Hampton Rowland, Sr. (World War I veteran)
7Treasury book of the Mizpah Circle of the King's Daughters, 1893 February 7
8Georgia Historical Society letters
OS Folder
1Fan charts for the Rowland and Bradwell families
3Katherine Crane Rowland scrapbook, 1908-1943