John Holiman Lowe papers
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John Holiman Lowe papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Lowe, John Holiman
Title: John Holiman Lowe papers
Dates: 1811, undated
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet (one half document case)
Identification: ahc.MSS866

Biographical/Historical Note

Biographical information about John Holiman Lowe has not been determined.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a school book belonging to John Holiman Lowe. The book consists of numeration tables, information regarding pounds, shillings, pence, farthings, and measurements. The book served as an instructional item as well as a workbook. All the pages are handwritten, and it contains drawings at the beginning of each section. The book is handmade of burlap, lined with a newspaper dated 1811. Where the newspaper was printed is unknown.

Index Terms

Education--Study and teaching
School notebooks

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John Holiman Lowe papers, MSS 866, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1986


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Container List



1School book, 1811, undated