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Guide to the Jessie G. Bridgman Letter and Photographs MSS.3323

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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 2011-04-19T09:34-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Jessie G. Bridgman Letter and Photographs

Unit ID:

MSS.3323

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (1 letter and 3 photographs)

Dates:

1938 August

Abstract:

The collection contains one letter from Jessie Bridgman of Woodstown, New Jersey, to Mrs. Emmett Cacle, of Scranton, Pennsylvania, in which Bridgman offers condolences for a recent death. The photos are of different residential scenes.

Preferred Citation:

Jessie G. Bridgman Letter and Photographs, 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

Access Restrictions:

None

Provenance

Gift of Wade Hall 2008

Biographical/Historical note

Jessie Grant Bridgman was born in Massachusetts, probably in 1865, and was the daughter of Chester and Sarah H. Bridgman, according to the 1870 United States Federal Census.

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains one letter and three photographs. The letter is written from Jessie Grant Bridgman, of Woodstown, New Jersey, to Mrs. Emmett Cacle, of Scranton, Pennsylvania. Bridgman and Cacle are distant cousins. Bridgman writes condolences for the recent loss of Cacle's father and mentions recent visits with relatives. One photograph is of "the yard with the (old) barn." One photograph is of the new barn. One photograph is of an inn.

Jessie G. Bridgman Letter and Photographs Box SC0069 Folder 3323.01