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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Maris Family Letters MSS.3267

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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

May 2011

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-05-05T13:35-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Maris Family Letters

Unit ID:

MSS.3267

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (three letters, two envelopes)

Dates:

1924 December 29

Abstract:

Three letters from sisters Anna, Emily, and Mary Maris of Lansdowne, Pennsylvania, to relatives Edward and Elizabeth Paxson of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, thanking them for Christmas gifts.

Preferred Citation:

Maris Family Letters, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006

Access Restrictions:

none

Scope and Contents note

Contains a letter each from Anna, Emily, and Mary Maris, thanking Cousin Ed and Aunt Bess (Edward and Elizabeth Paxson) for their Christmas present of books, gloves, and new bedspreads.

Processing Information:

Processing Information note

Processed by Kendal Spires, 2011

Biographical/Historical note

Anna, Emily, and Mary Maris lived in Lansdowne, Pennsylvania. Anna was possibly married to a man named Frank.

Maris Family Letters Box SC0065 Folder 3267.01