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W. H. Allard Letters

Identifier: MSS-3042

Scope and Contents

This is a letter from W.H. Allard on 1859 February 14 to his brother concerning the sale and value of marble. He mentions Gallipolis, Ohio and Portsmouth, Virginia.

Letter to S. H. Allard is dated 1857 November 11. This letter to S. H. Allard of Gallipolis, Ohio, discusses daily life and prices of plows, horses, and land. The author's name is illegible.


  • 1857 - 1859

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0.05 Linear Feet (1letter)

Language of Materials



Letter from W.H. Allard to his brother concerning the sale and value of marble.and letter to S. H. Allard regarding plows, horses, and land.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift from Wade Hall, 2006

Processing Information

Processed by John C. Harris, 2010


Guide to W. H. Allard Letters
Novemberber 2010
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266