Elias Bowen Papers,1820-1852

Collection Number: 2111

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Elias Bowen papers, 1820-1852.
Collection Number:
2111
Creator:
Elias Bowen, 1791-1871.
Quantity:
50 items,
Forms of Material:
Correspondence.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Letters to Bowen during his pastorates at Utica, Ithaca, Cazenovia, Locke, and Moravia, New York, written by clergymen and others concerning revivals at Ithaca and elsewhere, work of the Cazenovia Seminary and Wesleyan University, and Methodism in Central New York.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Methodist preacher, trustee of Cazenovia Seminary.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Letters to Bowen during his pastorates at Utica, Ithaca, Cazenovia, Locke, and Moravia, New York, written by clergymen and others concerning revivals at Ithaca and elsewhere, work of the Cazenovia Seminary and Wesleyan University, and Methodism in Central New York.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Bowen, Elias, 1791-1871.
Cazenovia Seminary (Cazenovia, N.Y.)
Wesleyan University (Middletown, Conn.)

Subjects:
Methodism.
Methodist Church--Clergy.
Revivals.

Places:
New York (State)--Religion.
Cazenovia (N.Y.)
Ithaca (N.Y.)
Locke (N.Y.)
Moravia (N.Y.)
Utica (N.Y.)


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Elias Bowen papers, #2111. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Letters to Elias Bowen
Box 1
Addressed to Utica, from Rev. Charles Giles in Baltimore, Md. [about a conference in Baltimore - mentions religious revival]
May 17, 1820
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from Rev. W. Case in York, U. Canada (p.m. Buffalo)
Dec. 7, 1825
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from John Perkins in Ithaca (p.m. Clinton) [telling of the religious situation while he is away]
Mar. 12, 1826
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from John Perkins in Ithaca (p.m. New Hartford) [about relgious fervor growing in Ithaca]
Oct. 22, 1826
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from John Perkins in Ithaca (p.m. Utica) [mentions names of Ithacans who are converting]
Dec. 7, 1826
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from John Perkins in Ithaca
Jan. 12, 1827
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from D. Ayers (p.m. Ithaca)
Feb. 13, 1827
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from Rev. David A. Shepard in Ithaca
Aug. 3, 1835
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from Rev. Nelson Rounds in Cazenovia
Feb. 15, 1836
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from Dr. Samual Luckey in New York [regarding the printing of a sermon in the "Quarterly"]
Oct. 4, 1837
Box 1
Addressed to Cazenovia, from D.A. Shpard in Norwich
Nov. 19, 1938
Box 1
Addressed to Cazenovia, from D.A. Shpard in Norwich
Feb. 19, 1939
Box 1
Addressed to Cazenovia, from Bishop Elijah Hedding in Lansingburgh
Oct. 30, 1840
Box 1
Addressed to Cazenovia, from D.A. Shepard in Ithaca
Feb. 17, 1841
Box 1
Addressed to Cazenovia, from Rev. V.M. Coryell in Cooperstown
Mar. 2, 1841
Box 1
Addressed to Cazenovia, from Nelson Rounds in Cooperstown (Hartwick)
Mar. 29, 1841
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from James L. Alverson [secretary of Lyceum] in Cazenovia
Jan. 20, 1843
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from Augustus W. Smith [secretary of Wesleyan Univ.] in Middletown, Ct.
July 4, 1844
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from Rev. Bostwick Hawley in Ithaca
Feb. 26, 1845
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from A.W. Smith at Wesleyan Univ. (p.m. Middletown, Ct.)
Mar. 28, 1845
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from B. Hawley in Ithaca
Nov. 4, 1845
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from B. Hawley in Ithaca
Nov. 15, 1845
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from N. Rounds in Auburn
Mar. 3, 1846
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit, from N. Rounds in Auburn
Mar. 17, 1846
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from B. Hawley in Wilkesbarre, Pa.
Aug. 10, 1846
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from Rev. A.J. Dana in Clinton
Nov. 6, 1846
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from B. Hawley in Wilkesbarre, Pa.
Nov. 7, 1846
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from N. Rounds in Auburn
Nov. 30, 1846
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from Rev. Charles B. Blakeslee in Fabius
Dec. 27, 1846
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from T. Stocking in Norwich
June 21, 1847
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from Rev. Lyman A. Eddy in Cazenovia [about funds for the seminary in Cazenovia]
Mar. 29, 1847
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from Rev. Daniel W. Bristol in Auburn
Aug. 10, 1847
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from E. Hedding in Poughkeepsie
Oct. 6, 1847
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from E. Hedding in Poughkeepsie
Nov. 9, 1847
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from N. Rounds in Auburn
Dec. 13, 1847
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from A.J. Dana in Binghamton
Feb. 23, 1848
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from B. Hawley in Wilkesbarre, Pa.
Feb. 28, 1848
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from N. Rounds in Auburn
Apr. 12, 1848
Box 1
Addressed to Ithaca, from D.A. Shepard in Binghamton
June 21, 1848
Box 1
Addressed to Locke, from A.J. Dana in Owego
Feb. 24, 1849
Box 1
Addressed to Moravia, from Rev. Henry Bannister at O.C. Seminary (Cazenovia)
June 12, 1849
Box 1
Addressed to Moravia, from B. Hawley in Oxford
Sept. 8, 1849
Box 1
Addressed to Moravia, from Prof. John Johnston at Wesleyan Univ. (Middletown, Ct.)
Oct. 27, 1849
Box 1
Addressed to Moravia, from Bishop Leonidas Lent Hamline in Peoria, Illinois
Oct. 6, 1850
Box 1
Addressed to Moravia, from C. Blakeslee in Preble
Feb. 2, 1852
Box 1
From Dr. Filch in New York (707 Broadway)
Mar. 10, 1852
Letters to Mrs. Abigail Bowen from Elias Bowen
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit from Stockbridge (p.m. Vernon)
Aug. 4, 1836
Box 1
Addressed to Sauquoit from Ithaca
Aug. 28, 1838
Box 1
Addressed to Cazenovia from Baltimore, Md.
May 26, 1840
Box 1
Addressed to Moravia from Sherburne
July 21, 1849