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Guide to the Letter from Rosa to Ella R. Crews MSS.2593

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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

August 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-12-21T15:47-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Letter from Rosa to Ella R. Crews

Unit ID:

MSS.2593

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (1 letter, 1 envelope)

Dates:

1910 March 15

Abstract:

Letter written from Rosa in Leaksville, North Carolina, to friend Ella R. Crews of Spartanburg, South Carolina. She discussed her recent illness ("the grip" or influenza), gardening, planting, embroidery, jewelry, and a friend's divorce.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Lydia Wommack, 2009.

Preferred Citation:

Letter from Rosa to Ella R. Crews, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006.

Biographical/Historical note

Rosa lived in Leaksville, North Carolina.

Access Restrictions:

none

Scope and Contents note

Rosa wrote a lengthy letter to friend Ella R. Crews of Spartanburg, South Carolina. She discussed her recent illness ("the grip" or influenza), gardening, planting, embroidery, jewelry, and a friend's divorce.

The envelope is addressed to Ella R. Crews, but the letter itself is written to Stella.

Letter from Rosa to Ella R. Crews Box SC0029 Folder 2593.1