|Title:||J. R. Thomas Collection|
|Creator:||Thomas, J. R.|
|Repository:||ECU Manuscript Collection|
|Abstract:||Collection (1790-1835, 1910) including deeds, receipts, stock certificates, and miscellaneous.|
|Extent:||1.302 Cubic feet, 9 items , deeds, a receipt, and a stock certificate.|
December 15, 1985, 9 items; Edgecombe County land records (1790-1834) and miscellany (1910). Gift of Miss Mary F. Howard, Tarboro, N.C.
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
J. R. Thomas Collection (#506), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Processed by L. Harrid, January 1987
Encoded by Apex Data Services
This collection consists of land records (1790-1835) for property on the the north side of the Tar River in Edgecombe County, N.C. Also included is information concerning the Little, Cromwell, Shelton, Moorning, and Boykin families.
Also found in this collection are a Tarboro cotton factory stock certificate (1910) and a gin-saw sharpening testimonial.
Online access to this finding aid is supported with funds created through the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). These funds come through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which is administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. This grant is part of the North Carolina ECHO, Exploring Cultural Heritage Online, Digitization Grant Program.