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A. Babbitt letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0100

Scope and Contents note

One letter from Babbitt, written from Gainesville, Alabama, dated 28 December, to his cousin William H. Babbitt of Princeton, New Jersey. In pencil someone has annotated "1843." The letter describes an ocean voyage from New York to Mobile, and Babbitt's subsequent doings in Alabama.

Dates

  • circa 1843 December

Creator

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Biographical / Historical

Unknown

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 item)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Letter from Babbitt to his cousin William H. Babbitt of Princeton, New Jersey, describing an ocean voyage from New York to Mobile, and Babbitt's subsequent doings in Alabama.

Provenance

Purchased from Cather & Brown Books, 1992

General

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Processed by

R. Rumstay 2009; updated by Andrew Harris 2012
Title
Guide to the A. Babbitt letter
Status
Coll Lvl Complete
Date
May 2009
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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