John & M. J. Atkins Letter (#941), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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
Encoded by Mark Custer, January 2, 2008
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