Thomas Dauser papers
Scope and Contents
The collection includes letters, postcards, photos, newsclipping, and Dauser's German passport. All material is in German.
- Dauser, Thomas (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
A shoemaker, born 11 December 1859, Dauser immigrated from Germany to Tuscaloosa, Alabama, in 188?, where he established himself as a shoemaker. Married Sarah Frances Morrison (1863-1950). They had eight children: Leo Joseph; Thomas George; Anthony A.; Susana Barbara; Matthias; Frances; Eugene F.; and Philip Peter.
0.1 Linear Feet (20 items)
Language of Materials
Letters, postcards, photos, newsclipping, and passport of this German shoemaker who emigrated to Tuscaloosa, Alabama, in the 1880s. All material is in German.
Gift of Madeline Schuler, 1994
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Robert Britton, 2007; updated by Martha Bace, 2013
- Business and Labor
- Clippings (information artifacts)
- Daily Life and Family
- Germans -- United States -- Correspondence
- Germans -- United States -- History -- 19th century
- Immigration and American Expansion
- Letters (correspondence)
- Picture postcards
- United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century
- Guide to the Thomas Dauser Papers
- Coll Lvl Complete
- February 2008
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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