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Letter from E.J. to Mrs. Gould

Identifier: MSS-2180

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one letter written to Mrs. Gould from E.J. discussing their concerns over the lack of communicaiton from her. E.J. also voices concern over the rumor of marriage of Julia to a Mr. Paul, who may not be suitable. E.J. requests information about the situation and asks that Julia not be told of the request. I.J concludes with comments about a doctor friend of Mrs. Gould's whom they did not seem to care for. Letter marked "Private."


  • 1848-07-03

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Biographical / Historical

E.J. is from from Madison, Georgia


0.1 Linear Feet (1 Letter)

Language of Materials



Letter to Mrs. Gould from E.J. in Madison, Georgia, discussing rumors about an engaged couple and another rumor about a doctor. Letter marked "Private."

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006

Processing Information

Processed by Jennifer Culley, August 2008


Guide to Letter from E.J. to Mrs. Gould
Jamie Burke and Jennifer Culley
March 2014
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Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266