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Rowe, Harry W.



  • Existence: 1887 - 1980

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence -- Harry Rowe Honorary Degree, 1939 - 1942

 File — Box: 2
Scope and Content Note From the Collection: The records of President Gray's administration are mostly correspondence on a wide variety of topics, but also contain a report on the death of Bates student Alonzo Brown, a report on the collections for the George M. Chase Memorial Fund, and a copy of a book containing President Chase's citations about Bates honorary degree recipients. The file "Letter to Bates Graduates" contains Gray's letter to alumni about recent activities on campus, and the final file in the collection pertains to the...
Dates: 1939 - 1942

David Morey Letters

Identifier: MC046

Contains mostly correspondence to and from Dave Morey, one-time football coach at Bates. There are also clippings on his life and career, as well as some family history and a copy of a letter from Connie Mack, dated 1913.

Dates: 1923 - 1999

Harry W. Rowe papers

Identifier: MC071

Contains correspondence and memoranda, clippings, notes, photographs, reports, scrapbooks, and speeches concerning the activities and interests of Harry Rowe. The records cover his tenure as a student and employee at Bates College, as well as his retirement years. The bulk of the Bates records contained herein are from his work under Presidents Chase, Gray, and Phillips, as well as his interest in the history of the college and its founding by President Cheney.

Dates: 1854 - 1981; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1980

History of the College -- Reminiscences (Harry W. Rowe '12) -- article from personal interview, 1977

 File — Box: 5
Scope and Content Note From the Collection:

This collection is composed of material relating to various aspects of Bates College, such as athletics, buildings and grounds, events, traditions, and curricula. It is intended as a ready-reference resource on various subjects. A significant portion of this collection consists of newspaper clippings, but unique materials are also present.

Dates: 1977

Office of the President, Assistant to the President records

Identifier: CA02.02

These records cover a wide variety of topics concerning Bates College, but the majority concern various fundraising efforts and other financial matters. Most of the records are from the Chase and Gray administrations, although there is some material from the Phillips era. Many of the files were likely kept by Harry Rowe, who served as Assistant to the President from 1924 to 1946.

Dates: 1855 - 2011

Office of the President, George Colby Chase records

Identifier: CA02.04
Abstract This collection, which is primarily correspondence, contains both hand and typewritten letters written to and by George C. Chase. The letters concern matters of both a business and personal nature- the Andrew Carnegie subscriptions, the hazing of freshmen, amending the College charter, the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, efforts to obtain a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, Chase's desire to retire and the plans for his successor and letters written by Chase to his son, George...
Dates: 1867 - 1920

Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty, Meeting Minutes

Identifier: CA03.01

This sub-group contains meeting agenda and minutes, committee and sub-committee reports and recommendations, correspondence, and other reports generated by the Dean of the Faculty. The first Dean was Harry Rowe, who served in that capacity until 1958. In 1986, the name of the office was changed to the current designation, the Office of Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty.

Dates: 1864-ongoing