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Guide to the A. Babbitt letter MSS.0100

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

May 2009

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-11-06T15:57-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

November 2012
Collection Title:

A. Babbitt letter

Unit ID:

MSS.0100

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (1 item)

Dates:

circa 1843 December

Abstract:

One letter from Babbitt, written from Gainesville, Alabama, dated 28 December, to his cousin William H. Babbitt of Princeton, New Jersey. In pencil someone has annotated "1843." The letter describes an ocean voyage from New York to Mobile, and Babbitt's subsequent doings in Alabama.

creator

Babbitt, A. , unknown

Scope and Contents note

One letter from Babbitt, written from Gainesville, Alabama, dated 28 December, to his cousin William H. Babbitt of Princeton, New Jersey. In pencil someone has annotated "1843." The letter describes an ocean voyage from New York to Mobile, and Babbitt's subsequent doings in Alabama.

Preferred Citation:

A. Babbitt letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Purchased from Cather & Brown Books, 1992

Processing Information:

Processed by

R. Rumstay 2009; updated by Andrew Harris 2012

Biographical/Historical note

Unknown

Usage Restrictions:

None

Access Restrictions:

None

Source(s)

Babbitt, William H. (local)

Alabama (localbroad)

Daily Life and Family (localbroad)

Letters (rbgenr)

Mobile County (Ala.) (lcsh)

Personal correspondence (aat)

Travel and Tourism (localbroad)

Babbitt, A. Box 4050