R.E. Pettus Papers
Scope and Contents
Contains a variety of materials including maps; letters received from B.H. Meek, Carlos Surish, W.P. Hall; and an invitation to an event at the Alabama Central Female College.
- 1875 - 1921
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Biographical / Historical
Born in Alabama in 1853, resident of Huntsville; 1900 census lists his occupation as wholesale grocer
0.03 Linear Feet (16 items)
Language of Materials
Contains a variety of materials belonging to this Huntsville, Alabama, businessman, including maps; letters received from B.H. Meek, Carlos Surish, W.P. Hall; and an invitation to an event at the Alabama Central Female College.
Processed by Megan Quillivan and Donnelly Lancaster Walton, 2007
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