acumen 3.0ɑ
W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Letter from E.J. to Mrs. Gould MSS.2180

ASSET VIEWER
Author:

Finding aid prepared by Jamie Burke and Jennifer Culley

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

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

March 2014

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-20T14:54-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Letter from E.J. to Mrs. Gould

Unit ID:

MSS.2180

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 linear foot (1 Letter)

Dates:

1848 July 3

Abstract:

Letter to Mrs. Gould from E.J. in Madison, Georgia, discussing rumors about an engaged couple and another rumor about a doctor. Letter marked "Private."

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of one letter written to Mrs. Gould from E.J. discussing their concerns over the lack of communicaiton from her. E.J. also voices concern over the rumor of marriage of Julia to a Mr. Paul, who may not be suitable. E.J. requests information about the situation and asks that Julia not be told of the request. I.J concludes with comments about a doctor friend of Mrs. Gould's whom they did not seem to care for. Letter marked "Private."

Biographical/Historical note

E.J. is from from Madison, Georgia

Preferred Citation:

Letter from E.J. to Mrs. Gould, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006

Processing Information:

Processed by

Jennifer Culley, August 2008

Source(s)

Hall, Wade H. (Library_of_Congress_Name_Authority_File)

Daily Life and Family (localbroad)

Love and Friendship (localbroad)

E.J.Letter to Mrs. Gould. Box SC0013 Folder 2180.1