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James L. Evans Collection, 1913-1970

(Manuscript Collection #952)

Descriptive Summary Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Title: James L. Evans Collection
Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
Languages: English
Extent: 0.6 Cubic feet, 2 containers, 7 items, 7 volumes.

Administrative Information Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Accessions Information

October 10, 2003 (unprocessed) 7 items, 0.6 cubic feet; Collection (1913-1970) of ledger volumes pertaining to the law firms of James L. Evans and Evans and Flanagan, the Auto Painting & Upholstering Company, the Benzo-Gas Station, Incorporated, businesses, Greenville, NC, and including James L. Evans personal, business, farm and office expenses. Donor: Lewis Evans Estate

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

James L. Evans Collection (#952), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Acquisition Information

  • Gift of the Lewis Evans Estate

Processing Information

  • Encoded by Mark Custer, January 7, 2008


Preliminary Inventory Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

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

  • Box 1#0952.1
    • Folder a#0952.1.a
      Auto Painting & Upholstering Company (Greenville, NC) Corporation Record Book (1/15/1920). 1 item. 36 p. used out of 209. (0.05 c.f.)
    • Folder b#0952.1.b
      Benzo - Gas Station, Incorporated (Greenville, NC) Corporation Record Book (7/29/1923 - 1/7/1924). 1 item. P. 2-43 used out of 209. (0.07 c.f.)
    • Folder c#0952.1.c
      Cash Account Ledger (1920-1923) with accounts for Farm Expenses, and for Edmond Carr, Allen Carr, Isaac Carr, Zeno Evans, Joe Langley, and Andrew Moore cash and credit purchases. Pp. 1-107, 245-287 used out of 287 p. 1 item. 287 p. (0.04 c.f.)
    • Folder d#0952.1.d
      Evans & Flanagan, Greenville, NC. Ledger of Fees Collected, Campaign & Office Expenses, etc. (1926-1928). 1 item. 27 p. used out of 184. (0.05 c.f.)
  • Box 2#0952.2
    • Folder a#0952.2.a
      James L. Evans, Greenville, NC. Double Entry Ledger (1965-1970) of Personal and Office expenses. 1 item. 221 p. used out of 272. (0.05 c.f.)
    • Folder b#0952.2.b
      James L. Evans, Greenville, NC. Ledger of Accounts (1913) with many pages torn out. 1 item. 548 p. (0.12 c.f.)
    • Folder c#0952.2.c
      James L. Evans, Greenville, NC. Office Docket (12/1/1923 - 2/12/1924). 1 item. 40 p. used out of 100. (0.05 c.f.)

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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This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held in the Special Collections Division, J.Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University. The materials described here are physically available in our reading room. None of the original documents in this collection are digitally available online at this time.
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