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Guide to the Melissa and J. Sprague Letters MSS.3245

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

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

February 2011

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-02-04T14:23-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Melissa and J. Sprague Letters

Unit ID:

MSS.3245

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet

Dates:

1867 March 5

Abstract:

Letter from Melissa Sprague, written on 5 March 1867, to her daughter, Julia, discussing family issues and problems. The second letter, written on the back of the first, to Julia and George (presumably her husband) from her father, J. Sprague, describes how wet and muddy the weather and roads have been.

Access Restrictions:

None

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall

Preferred Citation:

Melissa and J. Sprague Letters, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Processing Information:

Processed by

Martha Bace, 2011

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains a letter from Melissa Sprague, written on 5 March 1867, to her daughter, Julia, discussing family issues and problems. The second letter, written on the back of the first, to Julia and George (presumably her husband) from her father, J. Sprague, describes how wet and muddy the weather and roads have been.

Letter Box SC0029 Folder 3245.01