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Owen, Robert, 1771-1858

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1771 - 1858

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Manuscript of The Student : a play

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030058105]
Identifier: MS-HUT-023
Scope and Contents Manuscript copy of the drama written by Bate himself in the style of a printed book with imprint statement: "London : Printed with a pen, by Fredk. Bate, 1838."

Contains amendments and additions in Bate's hand. Also includes some stage instructions. Written on thick paper in an 8vo volume in a contemporary full calf bining, spine fully gilt, lettered "The student," on a red leather label.

Frontispiece portrait of Bate, drawn in pencil by Jackson.

Robert Owen letter

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030058105]
Identifier: MS-HUT-016
Scope and Contents Collection consists of one letter of the Welsh industrialist, Robert Owen. The letter, dated June 29, 1845, is addressed to his son, Robert Dale Owen (1801-1877) who was then a member of the U.S. House of Representatives. The letter was meant to be an example of the senior Owen's signature. Also in the collection is an autograph of Robert Dale Owen.