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   LeRoy Edward Bowman Papers 1905-1971.

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); LeRoy Bowman Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079429 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Bowman, LeRoy, 1887-1971.
Title:LeRoy Edward Bowman Papers 1905-1971.
Physical description:38.5 linear ft (100 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Material is arranged into six series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, subject and organization files, speeches, and notes.

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access Restrictions

 This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Librarian for Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); LeRoy Bowman Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 04/07/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2013-01-08 File created.

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Speeches.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Authors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Community organization.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Funeral service--Societies, etc.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Liberal Party of New York State.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Memorials--Societies, etc.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.)--Social life and customs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Political parties--New York (State)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Political parties--New York (State)--Kings County.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

LeRoy Edward Bowman (Columbia University Ph.D., 1954) was a specialist in community organization and discussion techniques. He was a member of numerous organizations of all kinds (political, ethnic, religious, educational, etc.); was active in New York's Liberal Party at the state level and in King's County; believed in simple funeral ceremonies and participated in funeral and memorial societies; and was author of several books on the subjects of community programs, parenthood, funerals, juvenile deliquency, and group discussions.

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