Thomas J. Jarvis Papers

1871-1893, 1912, 1914
Manuscript Collection #616
Creator(s)
Jarvis, Thomas Jordan, 1836-1915
Physical description
0.28 Cubic Feet, 2 archival boxes
Preferred Citation
Thomas J. Jarvis Papers (#616), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
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Papers (1871-1893, 1912) belonging to former North Carolina Governor Thomas J. Jarvis including limited correspondence, accounts, clippings, bank ledger, railroad passes, and a poem related to the Centennial celebration (1881) of the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown, VA,


Administrative information
Custodial History

April 29, 1991 (unprocessed), 17 items; Papers (1879-1893, 1912), including correspondence, accounts, clipping, and T. R. Cherry & Co. receivership accounts. Donor: Mr. Frank M. Wooten, Jr.

October 19, 1992 (unprocessed addition 1), 1 item; Letter (11/9/1914) from Governor Jarvis. Donor: Dr. John L. Wooten.

April 16, 1993 (unprocessed addition 2), 1 volume; Bank Account Ledger (1885-1889). Donor: Frank M. Wooten Estate.

October 18, 2017 (unprocessed addition 3), 0.25 cubic feet; Account listing (1888-1889) with Citizen's National Bank, railroad passes (1871-1872) to be used by Jarvis during the N.C. Legislature session, and a framed poem about the Centennial celebration (1881) of the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown, VA, written by James Barron Hope and inscribed to Mrs. Governor Jarvis. Gift of Dr. William I. Wooten III and Dr. Erin Wooten

Source of acquisition

Gift of Mr. Frank M. Wooten, Jr.

Gift of Dr. John L. Wooten

Gift of the Frank M. Wooten Estate

Gift of Dr. William I. Wooten III and Dr. Erin Wooten

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


Key terms
Personal Names
Jarvis, Thomas Jordan, 1836-1915
Topical
Governors--North Carolina