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Alonzo and J. H. Towner papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00405

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a diary (1869-1870) of Alonzo Towner depicting farm life in Bath, Clinton County, Michigan. Added to the back of the diary are the minutes (1902-1910) of board meetings of the Perry Percheron Horse Company, a stud service operating in Perry, Shiawassee County, Michigan, recorded by the acting secretary, J. H. Towner.

Dates

  • 1869 - 1910
  • Majority of material found within 1902 - 1910

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 volume)

Language of Materials

English

Custodial History

Gift of Mrs. Robert Lardie, date unknown.

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University

Property Rights: Michigan State University

Title
Alonzo and J. H. Towner Papers
Status
4 Published And Cataloged
Author
M. Hobson
Date
February 1968
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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