June 25, 1971, 10 items; Tintypes (4) and land records (1791-1874). Deposited by Mrs. Essie T. Smith, Newport, N.C. Originals were returned to the donor on January 21, 1981.
March 21, 2017, .10 cubic foot; Included are the four original 5” x 7” tintypes of Essie T. Smith’s parents and grandmothers, and the original land records (1791-1896) related to southwest Carteret County, North Carolina, that Essie T. Smith loaned in 1971 and requested to be returned to her in 1981. They are being donated by her granddaughter Norma McAdams. Also included are photocopies of some related land records and a listing of records documenting the history of a tract of family land in the Bogue area from 1713 until it was condemned in 1942 to be used for an outlying airfield for the Marine Corps base at Cherry Point, N.C. Donated by Norma McAdams.
Loaned by Mrs. Essie T. Smith
Gift of Norma McAdams
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
Essie T. Smith Collection (#174), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Processed by M. Elmore, September 1976
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