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Guide to the Bowers Family Papers
1686-1982
 MS 2902

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400


New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Christine George

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on April 09, 2020
Finding aid is written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Open to qualified researchers.

Use Restrictions

Photocopying undertaken by staff only. Limited to 20 exposures of stable, unbound material per day. Application to use images from this collection for publication should be made in writing to: Department of Rights and Reproductions, The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024-5194, rightsandrepro@nyhistory.org. Phone: (212) 873-3400 ext. 282.

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Preferred Citation Note

This collection should be cited as the Bowers Family Papers, MS 2902, The New-York Historical Society.

Related Archival Materials Note

The New-York Historical Society Museum Collections holds two portraits of members of the Bowers family: one of John Bowers by Alfred Quinton Collins and the other of Spotswood D. Bowers by F. Graham Cootes.

Separated Materials

A 1791 map of a tract of land in Otsego County, NY, was separated to the Map Collection. It is cataloged in Bobcat under call phrase L9.5.1.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ned Bowers, 2010.

Processing Information

Processed by Christine George in 2011.