|Title:||Atkinson - Pitts Collection|
|Repository:||ECU Manuscript Collection|
|Extent:||6.48 Cubic feet, 1653 items .|
October 26, 2006, (unprocessed) 1,535 items, 5.25 cubic feet; Collection (1821-1834, 1910-1953, 2004, undated) of papers relating to Alexander Morse Atkinson, a building contractor, mason, and U. S. Census official, who served as city councilman and mayor of Enfield, North Carolina and as State Representative for Halifax County, 1937-1939; his wife, Mary Gooch Pitts Atkinson, teacher and school principal, and garden club official; and related families and including manuscripts, photographic prints and negatives, architectural records, and printed materials. Donor: Dr. Ralph Hardee Rives, Mr. James O. Brown & Mrs. James (Carolyn A.) Brown
October 26, 2006, (unprocessed addition 1) 118 items, 1.23 cubic feet; Collection (1908-1943, undated) of manuscripts, architectural drawings, land survey maps, and clippings, etc. relating to the education and career of Alexander Morse Atkinson, a land surveyor, architect, building contractor, and government official, etc., in Enfield, Halifax County, North Carolina. Donor: Dr. Ralph Hardee Rives, Mr. James O. Brown & Mrs. James (Carolyn A.) Brown
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
Atkinson - Pitts Collection (#1085), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Encoded by Mark Custer, December 31, 2007
Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.
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