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Guide to the R. J. Clark Letter MSS.3006

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Author:

Finding aid prepared by Christen Robichaud

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

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

March 2014

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-21T10:35-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

R. J. Clark Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.3006

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (One letter)

Dates:

1863 October 1

Abstract:

A letter from R. J. Clark of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, to his cousin with a discussion of the Democratic Party. On the back of letter is a note from Mother to Maggie discussing daily life.

Biographical/Historical note

R. J. Clark attended political meetings and was opinionated about the Democratic Party, Copperheads, and Henry Clay Dean.

Access Restrictions:

None

Acquisition Information:

Donated by Wade Hall, 2006

Preferred Citation:

R. J. Clark Letter, W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library, The University of Alabama

Processing Information:

Processing Information note

Processed by Christen Robichaud, 2010

Scope and Contents note

The R. J. Clark Letter contains one letter from R. J. Clark of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, to his cousin. He discussed the Democratic Party, meetings, and hearing Henry Clay Dean give a speech. On the back of the letter is a note from Mother to Maggie discussing daily life.

R. J. Clark Letter Box SC0047 Folder 3006.01