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Register of the Robert Ernest Cowan letters from H. R. Wagner
MSS 0169  
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    Title: Robert Ernest Cowan letters from H. R. Wagner,
    Date (inclusive): 1862-1952
    Collection number: MSS 0169
    Extent: 0.10 linear feet (30 items (47 leaves) in one folder.)
    Repository: Mandeville Special Collections Library, Geisel Library, UC, San Diego
    La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
    Shelf Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Preferred Citation

    Robert Ernest Cowan letters from H. R. Wagner, MSS 0169. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.


    Typed and holograph letters and a telegram from H. R. Wagner, bookseller and collector of Western Americana, discussing his business transactions and collecting interests with Cowan. Two black and white photographs of Wagner (1947 and 1952). Three printed congressional reports, a printed pamphlet and a holograph letter from Edwin A. Sherman to Cowan all regarding the erection of the Commodore John D. Sloat monument in Monterey, California.

    Bibliographer of California history, book collector and bookseller primarily of Californiana.