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The Walter Hoge Lowrie Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCM 120

Scope and Content

This collection includes diaries, studies, essays, and correspondence.

Dates

  • 1833 - 1876

Language of Materials

English

Access:

There are no special restrictions to the access of this collection. It may be examined by library patrons under the normal rules and conditions of Special Collections.

Preferred Citation

The following is the acceptable citation for publication: The Walter Hoge Lowrie Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.

Chronology

1807 March 3
Born, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
1843-1851
Law Professor, Western University (University of Pittsburgh)
1846-1851
District Judge, Pennsylvania
1851-1857
Named Justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court
1857-1863
Chief Justice, Pennsylvania Supreme Court
1876 November 14
Died, Meadville, Pennsylvania

Extent

0.3 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Arrangement

Series I. Diary (1833 - 1850) and Last Diary (1876).

Series II. Studies (1855 - 1860).

Series III. One Letter, Three Literary Essay, and Charge to the Grand Jury.

Series IV. Common Place Book No. 1.

Related Material

See also the following material in Special Collections:

The Samuel Thompson Lowrie Manuscript Collection

Processing Information:

This collection was processed, and the original finding aid was written in the summer of 1996 by Douglas F. Denné, under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist. The finding aid was edited by Sarah Seraphin and Daved Anthony Schmidt in March of 2009.
Title
The Walter Hoge Lowrie Manuscript Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Douglas F. Denné
Date
2009
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Princeton Theological Seminary
Library
PO Box 821
Princeton NJ 08542 USA