These papers consist of two items of correspondence and two articles.
Papers of Mary Rowlatt
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Mary Rowlatt was born in Cairo in 1908. She represented the fifth generation of her family to make its home in Egypt. Her father, Sir Frederick Rowlatt, aged four, was present at the opening of the Suez Canal, and later became a governor and director of the National Bank of Egypt.
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It is unknown how these papers came into the possession of the Royal Asiatic Society.
These Papers were catalogued by Nancy Charley, RAS Archivist, in 2019.
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It seems these papers were in the possession of a Mrs Putnam. The identity of this lady is unknown.