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John McDowell papers

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1258

Abstract

Title:
John McDowell papers
Author/Creator:
McDowell, John
Collection number:
89-62
Size:
29 items
Bulk dates:
1811-1818
Inclusive dates:
1790-1818
Collection Area:
State of Maryland and Historical Collections
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

The collection consists of letters written to the lawyer and educator John McDowell (1751-1820) of Peters Township, Cumberland, now Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Among the correspondents is Charles Goldsborough, member of Congress and Maryland's last Federalist governor. Subjects include personal and family affairs, anti-war feelings, and the democratization of Maryland.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred citation:

John McDowell papers, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Publication rights:

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.