John & M. J. Atkins Letter

Manuscript Collection #941
Physical description
0.001 Cubic Feet, 1 item
Preferred Citation
John & M. J. Atkins Letter (#941), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
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Administrative information
Custodial History

October 1, 2003 (unprocessed) 1 item, 0.0003 cubic feet; Letter (6/22 - 6/23/1840) from John & M. J. Atkins, Averasboro, Cumberland County, NC, each writing part of the text, to their cousin Mrs. Caroline E. Turner, Montgomery, AL mentioning "hard times," dressmaking, cooking & preserving, family news, and the "great Whig meeting" to be held in Averasboro, etc. Donor: Howard J. McGinnis

Source of acquisition

Gift of Howard J. McGinnis

Processing information

Encoded by Mark Custer, January 2, 2008

Copyright notice

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

Key terms
Corporate Names
Whig Party (N.C.)
North Carolina--Economic conditions--19th century