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Guide to the Jennie Sheldon Bowden letters MSS.2269

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Finding aid prepared by Christen Robichaud

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

October 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-26T16:55-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Jennie Sheldon Bowden Letters

Unit ID:

MSS.2269

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.2 Linear feet (Thirty-three letters)

Dates:

1872-1937

Abstract:

Letters written to and from Jennie Sheldon Bowden, who lived in Wisconsin. The letters discuss daily life, family, camp meetings, and teaching.

Processing Information:

Processing Information note

Processed by Christen Robichaud, 2010

Acquisition Information:

Donated by Wade Hall, 2006

Biographical/Historical note

Ray and Beulah were school teachers. Jennie, Ray, and Beulah lived in Wisconsin. Ray and Beulah are Jennie's children.

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None

Access Restrictions:

None

Preferred Citation:

Jennie Sheldon Bowden Letters, W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Scope and Contents note

Thirty-three letters written to and by Jennie Sheldon Bowden of Brodhead, Wisconsin. Some of the letters are to and from her children Ray and Beulah. Many letters from her friend Rebecca Meigs discuss camp meetings, Christianity, and daily life.

Related Archival Materials note

Beulah Bowden Letters, W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library

Outgoing Letters--Jennie Sheldon Bowden Box SC0044 Folder 2269.01

Letter from Mamma, Brodhead, Wisconsin, to Beulah Bowden, Albany, Wisconsin, November 28, 1904 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33734

Letter from Mamma, Brodhead, Wisconsin, to Beulah Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, September 29, 1907 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33735

Letter from Mamma, Brodhead, Wisconsin, to Beulah Bowden, Monticello, Wisconsin, February 21, 1909 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33736

Letter from Mamma, Brodhead, Wisconsin, to Beulah Bowden, Monticello, Wisconsin, March 4, 1909 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33737

Letter from Mamma, Brodhead, Wisconsin, to Beulah Bowden, Monticello, Wisconsin, May 17, 1909 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33738

Letter from Mamma, Brodhead, Wisconsin, to Beulah Bowden, Blanchardville, Wisconsin, October 5, 1911 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33739

Letter from Mamma, Brodhead, Wisconsin, to Children, Whitewater, Wisconsin, May 15, 1913 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33740

Letter from Mamma, Brodhead, Wisconsin, to Beulah Bowden, Whitewater, Wisconsin, May 8, 1914 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33741

Letter from Mamma, Brodhead, Wisconsin, to Beulah Bowden, Whitewater, Wisconsin, May 11, 1914 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33742

Letter from Mamma, Brodhead, Wisconsin, to Beulah Bowden, Madison, Wisconsin, June 22, 1919 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33743

Incoming Letters--Jennie Sheldon Bowden Box SC0044 Folder 2269.02

Letter from Phenie Leonard, Evansville, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, May 8, circa 1875 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33744

Letter from Lila E. Baker, Monticello, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, September 8, 1878 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33745

Letter from Rebecca Meigs, Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, June 12, 1872 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33746

Letter from Becca Meigs, Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, April 11, 1873 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33747

Letter from Becca Meigs, Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, September 16, 1873 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33748

Letter from Becca Meigs, Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, January 13, 1874 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33749

Letter from Becca Meigs, Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, April 14, 1874 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33750

Letter from Becca Meigs, Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, August 12, 1874 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33751

Letter from N. R. M., Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, January 30, 1875 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33752

Letter from Becca Meigs, Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, April 8, 1875 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33753

Letter from Rebecca Meigs, Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, April 22, 1877 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33754

Letter from R. M., Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, December 11, 1877 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33755

Letter from Becca Meigs, Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, March 1, circa 1878 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33756

Letter from Rebecca Meigs, Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, May 21, 1877 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33757

Letter from Ray Bowden, Footville, Wisconsin, to Mother, Brodhead, Wisconsin, January 15, 1911 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33758

Letter from Ray Bowden, Footville, Wisconsin, to Mother, Miffin, Wisconsin, February 22, 1911 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33759

Letter from Ray Bowden, Footville, Wisconsin, to Mother, Brodhead, Wisconsin, November 14, 1911 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33760

Letter from Ray Bowden, Whitewater, Wisconsin, to Mother, Brodhead, Wisconsin, May 13, 1913 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33761

Letter from Leah, Hanover, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, June 19, 1937 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33762

Letter from Becca Meigs, Arena, Wisconsin, to Jennie Bowden, Brodhead, Wisconsin, January 21, 1873 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/33763