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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Postcard from Parents to Caroline Baker MSS.3325

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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 2011-04-19T09:47-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Postcard from Parents to Caroline Baker

Unit ID:

MSS.3325

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (1 postcard)

Dates:

1956 February

Abstract:

This collection contains one postcard written from Dad and Mom to Caroline Baker. The letter is most likely written from Lubbock, Texas, and postmarked from Silver Saddle, El Paso, Texas, to Dubuque, Iowa, and discusses the progress of the parents’ trip.

Preferred Citation:

Letter from Parents to Caroline Baker, 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

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains one postcard written from Dad and Mom to Caroline Baker. The letter is most likely written from Lubbock, Texas, and is postmarked from Silver Saddle, El Paso, Texas, to Dubuque, Iowa. Dad and Mom inform Caroline of the large amount of snow in Lubbock, Texas, and tell her that they will be continuing on to El Paso as soon as the roads improve. Dad and Mom are probably taking a vacation.

Postcard from Parents to Caroline Baker Box SC0069 Folder 3325.01