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Theophilus B. Rowe: Personal and family papers

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8252

Scope and Contents

Papers relating to Theophilus Rowe, his wives and other family members. The largest part of the collection is correspondence, a portion of which is arranged into envelopes by year. There are also diaries, notebooks, sketchbooks, photographs, financial records (mainly bills), sets of pictorially-headed writing paper, printed items, and manuscript documents, including poems and a memoir of Rowe, written by his second wife after his death.


  • 1800-1900 (19th century to early 20th century)


Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


7 archive box(es) (7 boxes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Misses D.H. and B. Rowe, 31 July 1978.

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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