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Guide to the Edgar G. Dawson papers MSS.0410

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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 2012-12-20T14:35-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

December 2012
Collection Title:

Edgar G. Dawson papers

Unit ID:

MSS.0410

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (5 items, 5 pieces)

Dates:

1867-1885

Abstract:

A letter testamentary to Edgar G. Dawson, naming him executor of the estate of William Eliza Terrell, June 3, 1867, one to “My darling,” June 4, 1885 written while on a trip to Italy, and the plantation book for “Ravenswood,” January 1869-January 1, 1873.

Scope and Contents note

A letter testamentary to Edgar G. Dawson, naming him executor of the estate of William Eliza Terrell, June 3, 1867, one to “My darling,” June 4, 1885 written while on a trip to Italy, and the plantation book for “Ravenswood,” January 1869-January 1, 1873.

Preferred Citation:

Edgar G. Dawson papers, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Processing Information:

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Unknown; updated by Andrew Harris, 2012

Acquisition Information:

Purchased from Cather and Brown Books, 1990

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Biographical/Historical note

Edgar G. Dawson was named executor of the estate of William Eliza Terrell in 1867.

Source(s)

Dawson, Edgar G. (local)

Community and Place (localbroad)

Estate administration records (aat)

Farming and Agriculture (localbroad)

Letters (correspondence) (aat)

Plantation owners (lcsh)

Travel and Tourism (localbroad)

Edgar G. Dawson Box 3312