William Preston Copeland cash books
Scope and Contents
The collection contains five cash books recording Dr. Copeland's purchases and payments received from his patients from 1877 to early 1900.
- Copeland, William Preston, Dr. (Person)
Biographical / Historical
William Preston Copeland, son of Jonathan Nelson and Caroline Cannon Copeland, was born on 1 September 1845 in Eufaula, Alabama. He was a sergeant, Company C, University of Alabama Corps of Cadets during the Civil War. He met and married Mary Fontaine Flewellen. The couple had four daughters: Etta (1876- ); Henrietta Fontaine (1876-1956); Sarah Matilda (1884-1932); and Willie Preston (1886-1966). Copeland was a practicing physician in Eufaula for 61 years. He died on 17 February 1931.
0.4 Linear Feet (5 cash account books)
Language of Materials
Cash books of this 19th century Eufaula, Alabama, doctor.
gift of Preston Copeland Dixon, 2013
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Martha Bace, 2013
- Guide to the William Preston Copeland cash books
- May 2013
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