Extent of Material:
13 cm of textual records.
45 photographs : b&w.
1 copper printing plate.
Biographical Sketch:

Owsley Robert Rowley (1868-1949) was an active lay Anglican and banker.  He held several responsible positions in Southern Ontario and the United States, retiring in 1932 as Inspector of the Bank of Montreal.  Rowley served the diocese of the Arctic as Honorary Lay Secretary and was a member of the Executive Council of the General Synod.  He is the author of “The House of Bishops, Canada” (1907) and “The Anglican Episcopate of Canada and Newfoundland” (1928).

Custodial History:
Acquired in May, 1959.
Scope and Content:

Fonds consists personal and official correspondence, biographical sketches (manuscript and printed), articles, photographs.


Title based on contents of fonds.

Finding Aids:
File listing available. List of articles written by O.R. Rowley included in finding aid.
General Notes:

See also entries under this heading in the classified catalogue.

Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod Archives.

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