Elsie Dow Papers
Scope and Contents
The Dow papers are organized into five series (Biographical, Correspondence, Manuscripts, Publish Material and Secondary). The bulk of the collection relates to Dow’s teaching and speaking career and includes notebooks, speeches and class notes. Another portion of some significance is genealogical files located with the biographical series. The collection contains several folders of correspondence in various series.
- Created: 1827-1944
- Dow, Elsie Storrs. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on this collection.
Conditions Governing Use
Duplication may be restricted if copying could cause damage to items.
0.58 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
The collection is arranged by series with folder level control.
Source of Acquisition
Method of Acquisition
The date and circumstances of the donation of the collection is uncertain, though some records would indicate that the collection was received in 1965 from Professor Marian Downey.
Other Descriptive Information
The Elsie Storrs Dow papers document her teaching and speaking career, as well as her interest in her family'
- Elsie Dow Papers
- Buswell Library Special Collections Staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Roman Script