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Moreman Family Papers, 1878 - 1914

 File — Box: 4267.001, Folder: 42-44

Scope and Contents

These files contain business correspondence and financial and legal records of the Moreman family, fruit farmers in Florida. The records include checks, receipts, invoices, legal documents, and handwritten contracts as well as newspaper clippings, pamphlets, and other materials related to the fruit farming business. The documents span from 1878-1914. Correspondence is about land seized and sold for taxes, account charges, and interest on loans. The materials also include reports from the Florida Fruit Exchange and prescriptions for rheumatism medication and blistering ointment.


  • 1878 - 1914

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Due to the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access to certain materials may require additional advance notice.


3.0 Files (79 items)


Folder 1 of the Moreman Family Papers contains correspondence, Folder 2 contains financial records, and Folder 3 contains legal records, sale agreements, and other materials.


Formerly MSS.2601

Local Identifier


Processing Information

Processed by Jamie Burke, December 2009.

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266