Charles Alden Rowland family papers

Charles Alden Rowland family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Rowland, Charles A. , 1833-1902
Title: Charles Alden Rowland family papers
Dates: 1851-1976
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet (1 box and 3 folders)
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.


Index Terms

Diaries.
Genealogy.
Recipes.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation Note

Charles Alden Rowland family papers, ms 3599. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
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
 
BoxFolder
21Diary - Charles Alden Rowland, 1853-1854
 
2"Our Family" by Katharine Rowland and William Crane, 1945
 
3"Journal of Catharine Barnes Whitehead Rowland," Volume I, 1863-1865
 
4"Michael Mackquiny of Virginia..." by Lillian F. Wood, 1946
 
5"The Whiteheads of Burke County, Georgia " by Gratton Whitehead Rowland, 1976
 
OS Folder
1Fan charts for the Rowland and Bradwell families
 
Box
3Katherine Crane Rowland scrapbook, 1908-1943