Furnifold McLendel Simmons Collection

Manuscript Collection #965
Physical description
0.0113 Cubic Feet, 4 items
Preferred Citation
Furnifold McLendel Simmons Collection (#965), 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 23, 2003 (unprocessed) 1 item, 0.01 cubic feet; Collection (ca. 1919-1920) consisting of the transcript of a debate between Senator Furnifold McL. Simmons (D-NC) and Senator Albert B. Cummins (R-IA) in the Senate concerning profits of the U. S. Railroad Administration, edited in pencil by Sen. Simmons for the Congressional Record, pp. 98-120. Typescript edited in pencil. Donor: John Stephen Patterson

October 13, 2006 (unprocessed addition 1) 3 items, 0.0013 cubic feet; Collection (ca. 1908-1912, undated) including two broadsides advertising Democratic speakers and two copies of Read the Record of Senator Simmons, which describes Senator Furnifold McLendel Simmons' voting record. Donor: Unknown

Source of acquisition

Gift of John Stephen Patterson

Processing information

Encoded by Mark Custer, January 7, 2008

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
Cummins, Albert Baird, 1850-1926
Simmons, Furnifold M. (Furnifold McLendel), 1854-1940
Corporate Names
United States Railroad Administration
Debates and debating--United States--20th century
North Carolina--Politics and government--1865-1950
United States--Politics and government--1901-1953