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Bowersock, Justin DeWitt, 1842-1922


Found in 5 Records:

Bowersock Opera House programs and bank book

Call Number: RH MS P475

This collection contains many theatre programs from live 20th century performances in downtown Lawrence, Kansas, and also a related 1905-1911 bank book. Seventy-one programs dated 1883 to 1925 are from Lawrence's Bowersock Opera House, which later became Bowersock Theatere. An 1890 program is from its predecessor, Liberty Hall.

Dates: 1883 - 1925

Justin DeWitt Bowersock business papers

Call Number: RH MS 50

This collection includes records of Justin Bowersock's personal business and professional business not related to the Lawrence Paper Company or the Bowersock Mill. It includes a bank book dating from 1912 and business papers, primarily correspondence, dating from 1860-1922.

Dates: 1860 - 1918

Lawrence, Kansas land documents

Call Number: RH MS P761

This collection contains property deeds and mortgage releases from Lawrence, Kansas from the late 1800s-early 1900s.

Dates: 1880, 1907-1911

Mary S. Learnard collection

Call Number: RH MS P803
Overview This small collection purportedly relates to early Lawrence, Kansas resident Mary S. (Mrs. Oscar E.) Learnard, who was a daughter of Lawrence pioneer Shalor Eldridge. Included is an unattributed typescript describing Lawrence's early history. Also included is the record of an account (entries dated 1871-1872) with Iowa City, Iowa businessman Justin DeWitt Bowersock who later moved to Lawrence, where he was prominent in business and in state and local politics. The Iowa City account with...
Dates: 1871-1875, 1938

Mounted newspaper clippings regarding Justin Bowersock

 Collection — Volume 1
Call Number: RH MS C73

Justin D. Bowersock, 1842-1922. / [compiled by] Watson Library. -- Lawrence, Kansas: 1950.

Dates: 1950

Additional filters:

Businessmen -- Correspondence 1
Lawrence (Kan.) -- History 1
Real estate business -- Kansas -- Lawrence -- Records and correspondence 1
Theaters -- Kansas -- Lawrence -- History 1