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George B. Inge papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0728

Scope and Contents

This collection contains research material for the book, The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical, written by Inge and published by the Gregath Company of Cullman, Alabama, in 1977. The papers include correspondence regarding the book, correspondence from Inge family members, note cards, handwritten notes, newspaper clippings, excerpts from books containing genealogical information, and drafts of the manuscripts.

Dates

  • 1862 - 1975

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

None

Biographical / Historical

Colonel George B. Inge was born and raised in Mobile, Alabama. Inge served in the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Reserve during World War II and worked for many years in the United States Civil Service prior to his retirement in 1962. He has been honored with numerous military medals and ribbons and has been a member and leader in many civic organizations in Mobile. In addition to The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical, Inge is also the author of Our Book of State, a history of the Order of Myths, Mobile's oldest parading Mardi Gras society. He is married to Marie Bishop Inge.

Information obtained from The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical.

Extent

6.9 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Research material for the book, The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical.

Provenance

Gift of Mary Jane Inge, 1999

General

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Processing Information

Processed by Erin Schmidt, 2011; updated by Martha Bace, 2013
Title
George B. Inge papers
Status
Coll Lvl Complete
Date
October 2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

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