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Box 3312

 Container

Contains 6 Collections and/or Records:

Edgar G. Dawson

 Item — Box: 3312
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: A letter testamentary to Edgar G. Dawson, naming him executor of the estate of William Eliza Terrell, June 3, 1867, one to “My darling,” June 4, 1885 written while on a trip to Italy, and the plantation book for “Ravenswood,” January 1869-January 1, 1873.
Dates: 1867-1885

Papers

 Item — Box: 3312
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: Manuscripts of two articles/stories: "Memories that Bless and Burn" and "The Mills of the Gods," with emendations.
Dates: after 1900

Notebook

 File — Box: 3312
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection consists of one book containing handwritten notes relating to his jobs as a civil engineer for various Southern railroads. Notes include billing and account information, property dimensions, and sketches of tools. Also included is a list of his jobs, beginning in August 1888 in Albany, Georgia, where he worked at a grocery store for $20 a month, to his last job as Chief Engineer of the Georgia & Florida Railway in Augusta, Georgia, making $175 in 1913.
Dates: 1894-1912

Account Book

 File — Box: 3312
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of one ledger detailing accounts of a dry goods store in Eufaula, Barbour County, Alabama between 1922 and 1924.
Dates: 1922-1924

Jennie Kendall Dean papers

 Collection — Box: 3312
Identifier: MSS-0417
Abstract Manuscripts of two articles/stories: "Memories that Bless and Burn" and "The Mills of the Gods," with emendations.
Dates: after 1900

Papers, 1920 - 1929

 File — Box: 3312
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Notes by McPherson while a theological student at Payne University, a college for African Americans founded in 1889 by the African Methodist Episcopal Church in Selma, Alabama, and copies of three commencement addresses at Attalla, Etowah County, and Thomas, Jefferson County, Alabama Public Schools.
Dates: 1920 - 1929