Isaac Howd Papers

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Isaac Howd papers
Creator: Howd, Isaac, 1824-1896
Call Number: D.442
Dates: ca. 1863-1909
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)
Processing Information
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Series I. Personal papers
Collection Overview
Title: Isaac Howd papers
Creator: Howd, Isaac, 1824-1896
Call Number: D.442
Dates: ca. 1863-1909
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
Isaac Edmund Howd was born in Little Falls, New York on October 23, 1824. In 1851, Howd married Harriet Emily Fuller in Penfield, New York. Beginning in the 1850s through the 1870s, Howd served several local churches as a pastor including: Somerset Baptist Church, West Henrietta Baptist Church and First Baptist Church in Whitehall, New York. Howd and his wife raised four children together: Mary Eva, Leroy Bronson, Fay Fuller and Isaac Edmund Jr. Howd retired from the clergy in 1880. After retiring, Howd and his wife moved to Wellsboro, Pennsylvania. Isaac Howd died on June 3, 1896.

Scope and Content
The Isaac Howd Papers consist of one series: Personal Papers. In that series are three handwritten sermons that Howd preached during his career as a pastor. Also included is an 1863 published sermon titled, "God in Providence." There are family photographic reproductions created by Howd descendent, Judith Hill (Fielder) Harris in the 1980s. Harris also compiled genealogical information on her family and that is included.

Subject(s):
New York (State)--Rochester
Sermons
Photographs
Howd, Isaac, 1824-1896
Clergy
Processing Information
Processed by Eileen Fay.Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Isaac Howd Papers were made a gift in 1998.Access
The Isaac Howd 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], Isaac Howd papers, D.442, 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
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Content List
Series I. Personal papers
Box 1, Folder 1Sermons and deeds
Box 1, Folder 2"God in Providence" sermon, May 31, 1863
Box 1, Folder 3Howd family photograph reproductions
Box 1, Folder 4Howd family genealogical information


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