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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the George Ekin Letter MSS.3318

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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

April 2011

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-04-19T09:10-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

George Ekin Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.3318

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (1 letter)

Dates:

1853 June 9

Abstract:

The collection contains one letter written from George Ekin to George E. Haff. Ekin inquires whether he has offended Haff in some way. The letter contains religious overtones.

Preferred Citation:

George Ekin Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Processing Information:

Processing Information note

Processed by Erin Schmidt March 2011

Provenance

Gift of Wade Hall 2008

Access Restrictions:

None

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains one letter written from George Ekin to George E. Haff. The letter is postmarked from Knoxville, Tennessee, to Abingdon, Virginia. Ekin inquires whether he has offended Haff in some way. The letter contains religious overtones.

Biographical/Historical note

According to A HISTORY: Sesquicentennial, 1826 - 1976, Peck's Memorial United Methodist Church, by Rev. H. B. Hauk, Jr., George Ekin was appointed pastor of the Little River Circuit of the Methodist Church in 1824 (www.gbgm-umc.org/pecksmem/history.htm, accessed March 24, 2011).

George Ekin Letter Box SC0069 Folder 3318.01