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Richard V. Evans correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0496

Scope and Contents

The collection includes the incoming and outgoing correspondence of this Alabama judge.

Dates

  • 1925-1952

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Due to the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access to certain materials may require additional advance notice.

Biographical / Historical

Richard V. Evans, son of George A. and Emily Phillips Evans, was born 16 August 1871 in Alabama. He married Rebecca Durr "Rebie" Berney on 6 September 1905; the couple had two sons, William Berney and Richard V., Jr. He practiced law in Birmingham until 1919 when he was appointed to serve as judge of the 10th Judicial CIrcuit. He died on 15 April 1966.

Extent

2 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Overview

A collection of Judge Evans' incoming and outgoing correspondence.

Provenance

Purchased from Cather & Brown Books, 1993

General

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Processed by

unknown, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2013
Title
Guide to the Richard V. Evans correspondence
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