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Guide to the Kittie Gillett Letter MSS.2708

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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

March 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-06T10:12-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Kittie Gillett Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.2708

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1901 November 10

Abstract:

A letter to Kittie Gillett of Nashville, Oregon about her friend's new store in Eugene, Oregon.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Lydia Wommack, 2010.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006.

Preferred Citation:

Kittie Gillett Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Biographical/Historical note

In 1901 Kittie Gillett was a resident of Nashville, Oregon.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains a letter written to Kittie Gillett of Nashville, Oregon from a friend, Vern in Eugene, Oregon, telling her about her friend's new business there. Vern tells her that although they only made $5.00 on their first day of business, "yesterday we took in over $60.00."

Kittie Gillett Letter Box SC0030 Folder 2708.1