University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Homer C. Bower Narrative, [ca. 1920s]



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bower, Homer C.
Title: Bower, Homer C., Narrative
Dates: [ca. 1920s]
Abstract: A typescript of an academic essay examining abolitionism in the United States during the second year of the Civil War comprises the Homer C. Bower Narrative, [ca. 1920s].
Extent: 1 vol.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Homer C. Bower was the author of "The Abolitionists In 1862," an academic paper examining the abolitionism in the United States.


Scope and Contents

A typescript of an academic essay examining abolitionism in the United States during the second year of the Civil War comprises the Homer C. Bower Narrative, [ca. 1920s]. Titled "The Abolitionists in 1862," the paper concerns Abolitionist Party policies and general antislavery sentiment, opposition to the antislavery movement in the North, and the influence of these attitudes.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Bower, Homer C. -- Archives
Subjects
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Places
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Homer C. Bower Narrative, [ca. 1920s], Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory:

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2Q444 "The Abolitionists in 1862," [ca. 1920s]