Thomas J. Jarvis Papers, 1871-1893, 1912, 1914

Manuscript Collection #616

  • Descriptive Summary
    Title: Thomas J. Jarvis Papers
    Creator: Jarvis, Thomas Jordan, 1836-1915
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: Papers (1871-1893, 1912) belonging to former North Carolina Governor Thomas J. Jarvis including limited correspondence, accounts, clippings, bank ledger, railroad passes, and a poem related to the Centennial celebration (1881) of the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown, VA,
    Extent: 0.28 Cubic feet, 2 archival boxes,
  • Administrative Information
    Accessions Information

    April 29, 1991 (unprocessed), 17 items; Papers (1879-1893, 1912), including correspondence, accounts, clipping, and T. R. Cherry & Co. receivership accounts. Donor: Mr. Frank M. Wooten, Jr.

    October 19, 1992 (unprocessed addition 1), 1 item; Letter (11/9/1914) from Governor Jarvis. Donor: Dr. John L. Wooten.

    April 16, 1993 (unprocessed addition 2), 1 volume; Bank Account Ledger (1885-1889). Donor: Frank M. Wooten Estate.

    October 18, 2017 (unprocessed addition 3), 0.25 cubic feet; Account listing (1888-1889) with Citizen’s National Bank, railroad passes (1871-1872) to be used by Jarvis during the N.C. Legislature session, and a framed poem about the Centennial celebration (1881) of the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown, VA, written by James Barron Hope and inscribed to Mrs. Governor Jarvis. Gift of Dr. William I. Wooten III and Dr. Erin Wooten

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Mr. Frank M. Wooten, Jr.
    Gift of Dr. John L. Wooten
    Gift of the Frank M. Wooten Estate
    Gift of Dr. William I. Wooten III and Dr. Erin Wooten

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

    Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    Thomas J. Jarvis Papers (#616), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Encoded by Apex Data Services

Preliminary Inventory

Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

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