Franklin L. Cowen family photographs
Scope and Contents
The collection contains 8 photographs and the certificate of marriage for Frank L Cowen and Susan Bagley. Photographs depict Franklin Cowen and friends, Susan Bagley Cowen’s parents Arvin and Nancy Bagley, two interior images of the family home in Ely (1906), interior and exterior images of the Cowen & Zimmerman interior decorating business at 531 E Superior Street in Duluth, and a portrait taken by Louis Dworshak of Reginald Cowen as a child with his dog “Sonia”.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for use in the Kathryn A. Martin Library, Archives and Special Collections.
Conditions Governing Use
This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
Franklin Law Cowen (?-1948 March 20) married Susan M Bagley (?-1933 May 24) in Duluth in 1895. Susan Bagley Cowen was the daughter of Arvin and Nancy Bagley. The Cowens had two children; Reginald Law Cowen (1902 September 03-?) and Allace Miriam Cowen Getchell (1898 November 26-1997 April 14). Franklin L. Cowen was the co-owner, with Edmund F. Zimmerman, of the Cowen & Zimmerman interior decoration and furniture business located at 531 E Superior Street in Duluth.
9.00 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
The collection contains 8 photographs and the certificate of marriage for Frank L Cowen and Susan Bagley.
This collection is located at the University of Minnesota Duluth Archives. For more information about this collection or to make an appointment, contact us at email@example.com or 218-726-8526.
- Animals Subject Source: Local sources
- Business Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Certificates Subject Source: Local sources
- Dwellings Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Ely (Minn.) Subject Source: Local sources
- Families Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photographs Subject Source: Local sources
- Guide to the Franklin L. Cowen family photographs
- Finding Aid Authors: M. David.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Script of description
Collecting Area Details
Contact The University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections Collecting Area
Kathryn A. Martin Library
University of Minnesota Duluth
416 Library Drive
Duluth MN 55812-3001