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Guide to the Ella A. Dempsey Letter MSS.2764

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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

August 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-08-23T14:27-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Ella A. Dempsey Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.2764

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

10 September 1898

Abstract:

Ella A. Dempsey writes to her friend about thier recent vacation to Atlantic City, New Jersey and New York City.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Lydia Wommack, 2010.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006.

Preferred Citation:

Ella A. Dempsey Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Biographical/Historical note

In 1898, Ella A. Dempsey was a resident of Oswego, New York.

Scope and Contents note

Ella A. Dempsey of Oswego, New York writes to a friend about their vacation to Atlantic city, New Jersey and New York City. They visited Brooklyn, Prospect Park, Central Park, Coney Island, and other sights around New York. One afternoon they toured the Navy Yard.

Included is a scrap of stationary from the Wallingford in Atlantic City upon which is written "Fellow compound Phosphates."

Ella A. Dempsey Letter Box SC0035 Folder 2764.1

Letter from Ella A. Dempsey, Oswego, New York, to friend, September 10, 1898 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/54930