Papers of Chester Harvey Rowell, 1882-1940.


Rowell, Chester H. (Chester Harvey), 1867-1948. Papers of Chester Harvey Rowell, 1882-1940.

Papers of Chester Harvey Rowell, 1882-1940.

The collection chiefly consists of correspondence to members of Rowell's family, to his sister, Cora, in particular. Also included is correspondence from his uncle, Dr. Chester Rowell, a prominent Fresno physician.

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Rowell, Chester H. (Chester Harvey), 1867-1948 (person)

Rowell was born on Nov. 1, 1867 in Bloomington, IL; Ph. B, Univ. of Michigan, 1888; LL. D, College of the Pacific, 1927; Litt. D, Univ. of Southern CA, 1928; served as clerk, committee on elections, US House of Representatives, 1889-91; chairman, CA Republican State Convention, 1910; member, Republican National Campaign Committee, 1916; chairman, Republican State Committee, 1916-18; editor and publisher, Fresno Republican, 1898-1920; president, CA League of Nations Assn., 1927-39; delegate, Repu...

Rowell, Chester, 1844-1912. (person)