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Box 0753.0005


Contains 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letter Book, 1857-1864

 File — Box: 0753.0005, Folder: 01
SERIES From the Series: Letter Books, 1844-1869, as well as letters to Priscilla T. Jemison, 1835-1869 and from Jefferson Davis. There are also business letters to A.C. Hargrove (Jemison's son-in-law), correspondence with Francis Scott Key and Henry Clay, and other business correspondence from 1840-1871. The collection also contains business papers concerning the Monitor, the Columbus Draw Bridge Co., Warrior Manufacturing, his partnership with Fletcher Sloan, and proclamations freeing his slaves as the end of the...
Dates: 1797 - 1973

Letter Book, 1863-1866

 File — Box: 0753.0005, Folder: 03
Scope and Contents Contains April 28, 1866, letter to his half-sister Helen in which he discusses his financial losses following the Civil War. Letter is on pages 593-604
Dates: 1797 - 1973