Overview of the Andrew Summers Rowan papers
Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
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Title: Andrew Summers Rowan papers
Date (inclusive): 1891-1940
Collection Number: 45008
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 9 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes (4.3 linear feet)
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, military orders, clippings, serial issues, maps, and photographs, relating to the exploit of A. S. Rowan in carrying the "message to Garcia" during the Spanish-American War, and to other American military activities in Cuba and the Philippines during the war and the Philippine insurrection.
Creator: Rowan, Andrew Summers, 1857-.
Collection is open for research.
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[Identification of item], Andrew Summers Rowan papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1945.
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Major, United States Army.
Writings, correspondence, military orders, clippings, serial issues, maps, and photographs, relating to the exploit of A. S. Rowan in carrying the "message to Garcia" during the Spanish-American War, and to other American military activities in Cuba and the Philippines during the war and the Philippine insurrection.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
United States. Army--Officers.
Spanish-American War, 1898.