Katharine Bowen Gale Papers

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Katharine Bowen Gale Papers
Creator: Gale, Katharine Bowen
Call Number: A.G151
Dates: 1922-1963
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Correspondence
Memorabilia
Wills
Collection Overview
Title: Katharine Bowen Gale Papers
Creator: Gale, Katharine Bowen
Call Number: A.G151
Dates: 1922-1963
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
Katharine Bowen Gale graduated from the University of Rochester in 1910. She became secretary to the Dean of Women of the University in 1915. Arthur Sullivan Gale, whom she married in 1939, was assistant professor of mathematics at the University of Rochester from 1905 to 1906, became Fayeweather Professor of Mathematics in 1906, and the Dean of Freshmen in 1921.

Scope and Content
The collection consists of correspondence to Mrs. Gale from various members of the Bowen and Gale families. There are also many letters from alumni and faculty members of the University of Rochester at the time of the Gale's marriage. Also included in the papers is material on the settlement of the will of Adelaide M. Bowen, mother of Katharine Bowen Gale.

Subject(s):
New York (State)--Rochester
Women--Education (Higher)
Correspondence
Gale, Katharine Bowen
Gale, Arthur Sullivan, 1877-1964
University of Rochester
Access
The Katharine Bowen Gale Papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Katharine Bowen Gale Papers, A.G151, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Address:
Rush Rhees Library
Second Floor, Room 225
Rochester, NY 14627-0055
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Content List
Correspondence
Box 1, Folder 1January - July, 1922
Box 1, Folder 2August - December, 1922
Box 1, Folder 31923 - 1938
Box 1, Folder 4January - April, 1939
Box 1, Folder 5May - December, 1939
Box 1, Folder 61940 - 1954
Box 1, Folder 71955 - 1956
Box 1, Folder 81957
Box 1, Folder 91958 - 1959
Box 1, Folder 101960 - 1961
Box 1, Folder 111962 - 1963 and undated
Memorabilia
Box 1, Folder 12Notes on early history of Womens' College, University of Rochester, by Mrs. Gale
Box 1, Folder 12Photographs of Mrs. Gale, Dean Gale, and Albert Bowen
Box 1, Folder 12Newspaper clipping on the engagement of Dr. Gale and Katharine Bowen
Wills
Box 1, Folder 13Adelaide M. Bowen's will


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