This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held in the Wilson Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the World Wide Web. See the Duplication Policy section for more information.
This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; this finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.
|Abstract||James G. Bowen (fl. 1847-1875) resided in Beaufort County, N.C., and acted as administrator of the estates of Thomas B. Latham and Zachariah Boyd. The collection includes scattered receipts, notes, estate administrators' records, mortgages, deeds, and other papers, 1847-1907, of James G. Bowen, Rufus B. Wallis, and William W. Bowen.|
|Creator||Bowen, James G.|
|Curatorial Unit||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.|
Processed by: SHC Staff
Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007
Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, January 2009
This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.Back to Top
The following terms from Library of Congress Subject Headings suggest topics, persons, geography, etc. interspersed through the entire collection; the terms do not usually represent discrete and easily identifiable portions of the collection--such as folders or items.
Clicking on a subject heading below will take you into the University Library's online catalog.
James G. Bowen (fl. 1847-1875) resided in Beaufort County, N.C., and acted as administrator of the estates of Thomas B. Latham and Zachariah BoydBack to Top
The collection includes scattered papers, chiefly financial and legal documents, of James G. Bowen, Rufus B. Wallis, and William W. Bowen, Beaufort County, N.C. Items include administrator's records for the estates of Thomas B. Latham, 1847, and Zachariah Boyd, 1873-1875; contract to teach school in Beaufort County, 1857; tax receipts, 1861 and 1884; chattel mortgage, 1884; promissory note, 1905; deeds, 1895 and 1907; and other receipts and financial documents.Back to Top