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Guide to the F. H. Petrie letters MSS.1620

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Finding aid prepared by R. Rumstay

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University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

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

March 2009

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English

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Collection Title:

F. H. Petrie letters

Unit ID:

MSS.1620

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet 2 items

Dates:

1831, 1833

Abstract:

Letters written from Colbert Shoals and Florence, Alabama, to a business partner about digging canals around shoals on the Tennessee River. Petrie discusses sickness, heavy rains, high water, and lack of funding.

Scope and Contents note

Letters written from Colbert Shoals and Florence, Alabama, to a business partner about digging canals around shoals on the Tennessee River. Petrie discusses sickness, heavy rains, high water, and lack of funding.

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F. H. Petrie letters, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Purchased from Southern Cross Books, 2003

Box 1112 Folder 1

Letter from F. H. Petrie to John Elder, 1831-08-20 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/52247

Letter from F. H. Petrie to John Elder, 1833-07-07 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/52248