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Grace Collins Letters, 1892-1893

 File — Box: 4257.007, Folder: 6

Scope and Contents

Letters to and from Grace Collins Hatfield of Rushville, Indiana. One written in 1892 from Clara in Huntinton, Indiana, to Grace telling her about getting lost while on a picnic, her new boyfriend Ferd, traveling, and updates on mutual friends. The other letter is from Grace to Edward E. Hatfield in Indianapolis, Indiana, in 1893, lamenting that she can only write a short letter because she has to get up very early the next morning. She also reminds Hatfield of a thirteen page letter he wrote her the previous year and answers some questions of his from a previous letter. Grace married Hatfield sometime in 1893/1894.


  • 1892-1893

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From the Collection: 15.2 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Formerly MSS.2366 Grace Collins Letter and MSS.2384 Letter from Grace to Edward E. Hatfield

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266