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Mary M. Foster fire insurance policy

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0291

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a Central City Fire Insurance Company policy dated 22 December 1881, taken out by Mary M. Foster of Clayton, Alabama, on her "frame dwelling house part one & half story & part one story, & dining room & kitchen attached, occupied by her..."

Dates

  • 1881 December 22

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

None

Biographical / Historical

Property insurance provides protection against most risks to property, such as fire, theft and some weather damage. This includes specialized forms of insurance such as fire insurance, flood insurance, earthquake insurance, home insurance, or boiler insurance.

Extent

0.04 Linear Feet (1 item)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

A fire insurance policy dated 22 December 1881, taken out by Mary M. Foster of Clayton, Alabama, on her "frame dwelling house part one & half story & part one story, & dining room & kitchen attached, occupied by her. . . . "

Provenance

unknown

General

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Processed by

unknown, 2008[ updated by Martha Bace, 2012
Title
Guide to the Mary M. Foster fire insurance policy
Status
Coll Lvl Complete
Date
February 2008
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

Contact:
Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266
205.348.0500