Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933

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Editor, publisher, bibliographer, author, literary promoter, and industrial director.

From the description of R.R. Bowker papers, 1831-1931. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71009857

Richard Rogers Bowker (1848-1933) was editor of the New York Evening Mail newspaper, editor and publisher of Publishers Weekly and the Library Journal, and executive with several power companies, including the Edison Electric Illuminating Co. of New York. He was active in political reform and was a founder of the Independent Republican Mugwump movement. He also served as secretary of the American Free Trade League.

From the description of Richard Rogers Bowker Papers, 1856-1958. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122486386

From the guide to the Richard Rogers Bowker papers, 1856-1958, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

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referencedIn George Haven Putnam papers, 1887-1930, 1914-1930 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn John Jay Knox Letters, 1870-1894 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Putnam, George Haven, 1844-1930. George Haven Putnam papers, 1887-1930, bulk (1914-1930). New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Koch, Theodore Wesley, 1871-1941. Theodore Wesley Koch papers, 1894-1941. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 26: Office Of The Secretary, Incoming Corres..
referencedIn Thorvald Solberg Papers, 1882-1949, (bulk 1897-1930) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Henry Oscar Houghton papers, 1773-1932 (inclusive) 1833-1895 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Solberg, Thorvald, 1852-1949. Papers of Thorvald Solberg, 1882-1949. Library of Congress
creatorOf Baldwin, Elijah,. Baldwin family papers, 1789-1918 (bulk 1867-1908). Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Theodore Wesley Koch Papers, 1894-1941 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Booksellers' Training School records, 1912-1918 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Paul Leicester Ford papers, 1869-1902, 1885-1895 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf R. R. Bowker Papers, 1831-1931 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933,. Typed letters signed from R.R. Bowker to William Winter [manuscript], 1909. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Charles Alexander Nelson papers, 1850s-1930s New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
referencedIn National Sculpture Society correspondence, 1899-1904 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Worthington Chauncey Ford papers, 1858-1938, 1880-1925 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933. Richard Rogers Bowker Papers, 1856-1958. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Williamson, William Landrum, 1920-. W.L. Williamson - William F. Poole research papers, 1865-1959. Newberry Library
referencedIn Library (University of Michigan) records, 1837-2005, 1920-2000 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Blackmore, R. D. (Richard Doddridge), 1825-1900. Letter of Richard Doddridge Blackmore, Teddington, to Richard Rogers Bowker [manuscript] 1887 July 19. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Howells family papers, 1850-1954 (inclusive). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Free Trade League records, 1916-1933 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Shepard, Edward Morse, 1850-1911. Papers, 1837-1914. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Ford, Worthington Chauncey, 1858-1941. Worthington Chauncey Ford papers, 1858-1938, bulk (1880-1925). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Oswald Garrison Villard papers, 1872-1949. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Additional papers, 1767-1898. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Richard Rogers Bowker papers, 1856-1958 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Roden, Carl B. (Carl Bismarck), 1871-1956. Carl B. Roden - William F. Poole research papers, 1852-1956. Newberry Library
creatorOf Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933. R.R. Bowker papers, 1831-1931. Library of Congress
creatorOf Leypoldt, Frederick, 1835-1884. Correspondence with Henry Charles Lea, 1880-1890. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
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associatedWith Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907. person
associatedWith American Copyright League corporateBody
associatedWith American Copyright League. corporateBody
associatedWith American Free Trade League. corporateBody
associatedWith American Library Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Association of Edison Illuminating Companies. corporateBody
associatedWith Atkinson, Edward, 1827-1905. person
correspondedWith Baird, Spencer F. person
correspondedWith Bell, Alexander Graham, 1847-1922 person
associatedWith Blackmore, R. D. (Richard Doddridge), 1825-1900. person
associatedWith Booksellers' Training School (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Bowker, Alice G. Mitchell, 1865-1941. person
associatedWith Bowker, Caroline Theresa person
associatedWith Bowker, Caroline Theresa. person
associatedWith Bowker, Daniel Rogers, 1820- person
associatedWith Bowker family family
associatedWith Bowker family. family
associatedWith Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences. corporateBody
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
associatedWith City Club of New York. corporateBody
correspondedWith Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 person
correspondedWith Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908 person
associatedWith De Laval Separator Company. corporateBody
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Dewey, Melvil, 1851-1931. person
associatedWith Dobson, Austin, 1840-1921. person
associatedWith Earle, Abraham L person
associatedWith Earle, Abraham L. person
associatedWith Edison Electric Illuminating Company of New York. corporateBody
associatedWith Edison Electric Illuminating Co. of New York corporateBody
associatedWith Edison Pioneers. corporateBody
associatedWith Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1936. person
correspondedWith Fawcett, Edgar, 1847-1904 person
associatedWith Fletcher, William Isaac, 1844-1917. person
associatedWith Ford, Paul Leicester, 1865-1902 person
associatedWith Ford, Worthington Chauncey, 1858-1941. person
associatedWith Free Trade League corporateBody
associatedWith Growoll, Adolph G., 1859-1909. person
associatedWith Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928. person
associatedWith Harper Brothers. corporateBody
associatedWith Hiscox, Edwin T., 1847-1926. person
correspondedWith Houghton, Henry Oscar, 1823-1895 person
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Hutchison, Miller Reese person
associatedWith Hutchison, Miller Reese. person
associatedWith Isles, George person
associatedWith Isles, George. person
associatedWith Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937. person
associatedWith Knox, John Jay, 1828-1892 person
associatedWith Koch, Theodore Wesley, 1871-1941. person
associatedWith Leypoldt, Augusta H person
associatedWith Leypoldt, Augusta H. person
associatedWith Library of Congress. corporateBody
correspondedWith Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 person
correspondedWith Marble, Manton, 1834-1917 person
associatedWith Milbury, Arthur Wellesley person
associatedWith Milbury, Arthur Wellesley. person
associatedWith National Association of Book Publishers. corporateBody
associatedWith National Sculpture Society (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Nelson, Charles Alexander, 1839-1933 person
associatedWith Newberry Library corporateBody
associatedWith Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938. person
associatedWith Print Publishers Association of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Putnam, George Haven, 1844-1930. person
associatedWith Putnam, Herbert, 1861-1955. person
associatedWith Reform Club (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Republican Party (N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) corporateBody
associatedWith Ritchie, Anne Thackeray, 1837-1919. person
associatedWith Roden, Carl B. (Carl Bismarck), 1871-1956. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. person
associatedWith Shepard, Edward Morse, 1850-1911. person
associatedWith Society for Political Education. corporateBody
associatedWith Solberg, Thorvald, 1852-1949. person
associatedWith Spofford, Ainsworth Rand, 1852-1908. person
associatedWith Trask, Spencer, 1844-1909. person
associatedWith University of Michigan. Library. corporateBody
correspondedWith Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 person
associatedWith Wells, David Ames, 1828-1898. person
associatedWith Wheeler, Everett Pepperrell, 1840-1925. person
associatedWith Williamson, William Landrum, 1920- person
correspondedWith Winter, William, 1836-1917 person
associatedWith Young, Robert, 1927-2008, person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
United States
New York (State)
United States
New York (State)
Subject
American literature
Scientific publications
Libraries--United States
Public domain (Copyright law)
Grain--Storage
Protectionism
Book industries and trade--United States
Electric power
Civil service
Library science
Book industries and trade
Exchanges Of Publications
Tariff--Law and legislation
Voyages and travels
European literature
Publishers and Publishing
Libraries
Publishers and publishing--United States
Free trade
Occupation
Authors
Editors
Publisher
Bibliographers
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Birth 1848-09-04

Death 1933-11-12

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