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Ellis Merrifield and Francesca Morse Letters, 1859 - 1943

 File — Box: 4257.015, Folder: 18

Scope and Contents

Letters and telegrams to Ellis Merrifield of Louisville, Kentucky, between 1943 and 1944, and to her mother, Francesca (Mrs. George) Morse, also of Louisville, from 1965 through 1974. The telegrams and letters to Ellis and her husband, Lt. George E. Merrifield, are all dated between 16 December 1943 and 21 February 1944 and are congratulations at the birth of and condolences upon the death of their infant daughter (16-21 December 1943). The letters to Francesca are from various friends and family thanking her for her concern and updating her on their lives. Also included is Sarah Kennedy's 1859 teaching certificate


  • 1859 - 1943

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From the Collection: 15.2 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Formerly MSS.2453 Ellis Merrifield and Francesca Morse Letters


Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266