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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Winafred Bird letter MSS.0158

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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 2012-12-04T12:35-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

November 2012
Collection Title:

Winafred Bird letter

Unit ID:

MSS.0158

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (1 item, 1 piece)

Dates:

1822 May 5

Abstract:

A letter dated 5 May 1822, from Lower Salem, Sumter District, South Carolina to Bird's son John Goodson Falls of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Bird asked that he visit her and that she might join him in Tuscaloosa. The letter also includes news of family and friends.

creator

Bird, Winafred

Scope and Contents note

A letter dated 5 May 1822, from Lower Salem, Sumter District, South Carolina to Bird's son John Goodson Falls of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Bird asked that he visit her and that she might join him in Tuscaloosa. The letter also includes news of family and friends.

Preferred Citation:

Winafred Bird letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Biographical/Historical note

Winafred Bird was in Sumter County in May of 1822.

Acquisition Information:

Bequest of Florence Smith Goodson, 1979

Processing Information:

Processed by

Unknown; updated by Andrew Harris, 2012

Usage Restrictions:

None

Access Restrictions:

None

Source(s)

Daily Life and Family (localbroad)

Family (lcsh)

Letters (correspondence) (aat)

Personal correspondence (aat)

Southern Life and Culture (localbroad)

Tuscaloosa (Ala.) (lcsh)

Letter Box 2447