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Guide to the Gertie Williams Letter MSS.2932

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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

September 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-09-27T16:18-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Gertie Williams Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.2932

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1960 April 10

Abstract:

A letter from Gertie Williams of Barcelona, Venezuela, to Ruth and Denny Collins of Hooven, Ohio, about gifts for her daughter's (Linda) graduation.

Preferred Citation:

Gertie Williams Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Lydia Wommack, 2010.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains a letter from Gertie Williams of Barcelona, Venezuela, to Ruth and Denny Collins of Hooven, Ohio, about gifts for her daughter's (Linda) graduation. Gertie explains that although she has gotten the coin bracelet, she has not been able to get the $2.50 gold coin she had seen in a book when visiting with the Collins. She asks Ruth to order it for her and to keep it there until Gertie comes up for Linda's graduation.

Biographical/Historical note

In 1960, Gertie Williams lived in Barcelona, Venezuela.

Letter Box SC0035 Folder 2932.1