Reginald Bryan Owen oral history
Scope and Contents
Owen talks about the family photographs (copy prints) that he donated to the Denver Public Library; talks about his family and his grandfather, William Jennings Bryan. Newspaper article details the marriage of Owen's parents, Reginald and Ruth Bryan Leavitt.
- Owen, Reginald Bryan,1913-2000. (Person)
- Osterwald, Doris B., (Person)
- Owen, Reginald Bryan, 1913-2000, (Person)
- Collaborative Digitization Project (Denver, Colo.) (Organization)
Language of Materials
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.
Conditions Governing Access
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
Grandson of Williams Jennings Bryan. Bryan was an American political figure who ran for president many times. He was a U.S. Representative from Illinois (1891-1895) and Secretary of State during part of the Woodrow WIlson administration.
1 sound cassettes
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Doris B. Osterwald and Reginald Bryan Owen, 1982.
Audio files digitized through the Collaborative Digitization Project, Denver, Colorado.
As of 2016, copy prints of family photographs donated by Owens are located with the undigitized photographs under William Jennings Bryan.
Participant or Performer Note
Interviewed by Doris B. Osterwald.
- Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 -- Photographs.
- Legislators -- United States -- 20th century -- Interviews. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Oral histories (document genres) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Owen, Reginald Bryan, 1913-2000 -- Interviews.
- Sound recordings Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Finding Aid for the Reginald Bryan Owen oral history[sound recording]
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