B.M. [Baker Mabrey] Bass Collection

February 7, 1905
Manuscript Collection #949
Physical description
0.0343 Cubic Feet, 5 items
Preferred Citation
B.M. [Baker Mabrey] Bass Collection (#949), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Administrative information
Custodial History

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

Source of acquisition

Gift of William M. Bass

Processing information

Encoded by Mark Custer, December 21, 2007

Copyright notice

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

Key terms
Personal Names
Ely, Joseph--Correspondence
Bonds--North Carolina--Edgecombe County--19th century
Land grants--North Carolina--Bladen County
Slave bills of sale--North Carolina--Edgecombe County
Slave bills of sale--North Carolina--Wayne County
Tarboro (N.C.)--History