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Guide to the T. H. Crenshaw, Jr. papers MSS.0372

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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

February 2008

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-02-20T10:50-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

February 2013
Collection Title:

T. H. Crenshaw, Jr., papers

Unit ID:

MSS.0372

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (42 items; photocopies)

Dates:

1810-1884

Abstract:

Photocopies of the papers of the Crenshaw family, including personal and business correspondence, bills, receipts, etc.

creator

Crenshaw Family

creator

Crenshaw, T. H., Jr.

Processing Information:

Processed by

unknown, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2013

Acquisition Information:

unknown

Usage Restrictions:

None

Access Restrictions:

None

Biographical/Historical note

T.H. Crenshaw, Jr. (Thaddeus Henry), son of Thaddeus Henry and Annie C. Crenshaw of Butler County, was born 28 July 1887 at The Ridge, Butler County, Alabama. He married Martha "Mattie" Cordelia Dominick on 25 August 1910 in Greensboro, Hale County, Alabama. The couple had three children: (1) Clara Gab; (2) Thaddeus Henry, Jr. (III); and (3) Richard C.

Crenshaw died on 26 July 1963 at The Ridge, just two days short of his 76th birthday.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains photocopies of the papers, including personal correspondence, bills, receipts, business correspondence, etc., of the Crenshaw family. There is also a list of Crenshaw family letters available at the state archives, a typed transcript of a letter from Edward Crenshaw, written from the University of Alabama, 28 November 1858, and biographical information on the Crenshaw family.

Preferred Citation:

T. H. Crenshaw, Jr., papers, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Source(s)

Correspondence (aat)

Daily Life and Family (localbroad)

Family histories (rbgenr)

Personal correspondence (aat)

Receipts (financial records) (aat)

University of Alabama (localbroad)

Papers Box 18