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Sample Primary Source for Family Ties of Roseland Cottage (EP)

Three generations of the Bowen family posed on the front steps of their Brooklyn, New York house on Christmas Day, 1887. "Christmas Day, 1887, was such a glorious success in the Bowen family that Father has asked to have a history of the day written, in order, I presume, that a full account of our festivities may go thundering down through the ages! One chronicler was not sufficient, so a number of members of the family have been asked each to do a part, and we are thus to have another illustration of the co-operative method of writing history." From Sunrise to Breakfast; The Celebration of Christmas 1887 at 90 Willow St., Brooklyn, N.Y.
C. W. B. (Clarence W. Bowen)

Sample Primary Source for Family Ties of Roseland Cottage (EP)