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Guide to the letter from Edith to Carrie C. Williamson MSS.2598

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Author:

Finding aid prepared by Lydia Wommack

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

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

October 2009

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-09-14T16:48-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Letter from Edith to Carrie C. Williamson

Unit ID:

MSS.2598

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet 1 letter, 1 envelope

Dates:

1907 May 2

Abstract:

Edith in St. Louis, Missouri, writes to her aunt Carrie C. Williamson of Los Angeles, California, about love and life, requesting advice.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Lydia Wommack, 2009.

Preferred Citation:

Letter from Edith to Carrie C. Williamson, 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

Edith in St. Louis, Missouri, writes to aunt Carrie C. Williamson of Los Angeles, California.

Scope and Contents note

Edith in St. Louis, Missouri, writes to her aunt Carrie C. Williamson of Los Angeles, California, about love and life. She requests advice from Carrie who she claims must understand her situation.

Edith's boyfriend, Oscar, is trying to make enough money to send for her, but as of yet does not have enough to do so. Her father has disowned her and her brothers also do not approve.

Letter from Edith to Carrie C. Williamson Box SC0029 Folder 2598.1