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Guide to the George Haglund Correspondence MSS.3277

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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 2011-05-12T16:50-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

George Haglund Correspondence

Unit ID:

MSS.3277

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (two letters, two envelopes)

Dates:

1926, 1929

Abstract:

Two letters sent to George W. Haglund of Red Oak, Iowa. One letters was from the endowment committee of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows branch in Des Moines, Iowa, asking for his assistance in soliciting funds, and the other from his father J. W., discussing mainly financial matters.

Access Restrictions:

none

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006

Preferred Citation:

George Haglund 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

George W. Haglund lived in Red Oak, Iowa. He was a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and chaired the endowment fund committee for his branch. His father, J. W. Haglund, was a painter and decorator.

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains two letters written to George Haglund. One letter was from the endowment fund committee of the Grand Lodge of Iowa in the Independent Order of Odd Fellows. They asked him, as head of the equivalent committee in his home branch, to assist in soliciting contributions to the fund from his branch's members. The other letter was from his father, J. W. Haglund, updating on financial matters while George was in Chicago.

George Haglund Correspondence Box SC0065 Folder 3277.01