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Guide to the Ira Peck Correspondence MSS.3273

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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 2011-05-10T16:44-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Ira Peck Correspondence

Unit ID:

MSS.3273

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (three letters, three envelopes)

Dates:

1927

Abstract:

Three letters regarding business matters, money, and loans, written to Ira Peck of Britt, Iowa.

Access Restrictions:

none

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006

Preferred Citation:

Ira Peck Correspondence, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Processing Information:

Processing Information note

Processed by Kendal Spires, 2011

Biographical/Historical note

Ira Peck lived in Britt, Iowa.

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains three letters written to Ira Peck. One letter was from his friend Vernon Glidden, recently relocated to Los Angeles, California. Glidden explained that he wished to help Peck with business matters but was having trouble remaining financially afloat in Los Angeles. Two letters from J. E. Bearbower of Iowa detailed Bearbower's renting of Peck's hay land to various men.

Ira Peck Correspondence Box SC0065 Folder 3273.01