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Guide to the Samuel B. Winslow Letter MSS.2706

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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

March 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-06T10:56-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Samuel B. Winslow Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.2706

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1854 December 24

Abstract:

A letter from Samuel B. Winslow of Rheatown, Tennessee, to Hamilton L. Gibson of Stephensburg, Virginia, about family and friends. He also asks to be sent the dimensions of a double and a single shovel plow and a big harrow and briefly mentions a journey to Tennessee.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Lydia Wommack, 2010.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006.

Preferred Citation:

Samuel B. Winslow Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Biographical/Historical note

In 1854 Samuel B. Winslow was a resident of Rheatown, Tennessee.

Scope and Contents note

The collection containa a letter from Samuel B. Winslow of Rheatown, Tennessee to Hamilton L. Gibson of Stephensburg, Virginia about family and friends. He also asks to be sent the dimensions of a double and a single shovel plow and a big harrow. He briefly mentions his travels to Tennessee and the impending blindness of his good horse.

Samuel B. Winslow Letter Box SC0030 Folder 2706.1