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B.M. [Baker Mabrey] Bass Collection

(Manuscript Collection #949)

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Title: B.M. [Baker Mabrey] Bass Collection
Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
Languages: English
Extent: 0.0343 Cubic feet, 5 items .

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Accessions Information

October 8, 2003 (unprocessed) 2 items, 0.003 cubic feet; Edgecomb [Edgecombe] County Bond First Series, No. 7 / $500 Due April 1st 1874, payable to John H. Daniel, Executed April 1, 1864, Signed Henry T. Clark, Chairman, Edgecomb County Court; Countersigned, Irwin Thigpen, Clerk of County Court; Letter from Joseph Ely, [William] MacRae's Brigade, to My Dear Father, dated February 19, 1865. Donor: William M. Bass

October 8, 2003 (unprocessed addition 1) 1 item, 0.03 cubic feet; Mabrey Bass's Tarboro from 1950 to 1990, Including Twenty-Two Articles of Historical Interest by Dr. Spencer P. Bass, edited by Roland Taylor (Fuquay-varina, NC: Research Triangle Publishing, Inc., ©1997 by William M. Bass). ISBN 1-884570-77-1. Donor: William M. Bass

October 21, 2003 (unprocessed addition 2) 1 item, 0.0003 cubic feet; Grant (12/9/1843) for the Pait [Pate] land [A. E. Pait & wife Sarah $30.00] entered 11/7/1842, Bladen County, NC. Signed by Governor John McMorehead. Witnessed by William Call, Secretary. Donor: William M. Bass

August 12, 2005 (unprocessed addition 3) 1 item, 0.001 cubic feet; Bill of Sale and Receipt (12/31/1817) for sale and delivery of one Negro Woman named Channy, by William Barden of Wayne County, SC to Polly Ruffin of Edgecombe County, NC, Recorded Book No. 16, page 191. Document torn & repaired with pressure sensitive tape. Donor: William M. Bass

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

B.M. [Baker Mabrey] Bass Collection (#949), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Acquisition Information

  • Gift of William M. Bass

Processing Information

  • Encoded by Mark Custer, December 21, 2007


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.

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