J. C. Whitescarver Letters

MC 1466

Special Collections
University of Arkansas Libraries

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Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Spencer Soule, 2019.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Whitescarver, J. C.
J. C. Whitescarver Letters
Inclusive Dates
1877, undated
MC 1466
0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Materials are in English.
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

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Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).)

Acquisition Information

Donated to the University of Arkansas Libraries by Jim Conrad of Natchez, Mississippi, in July 2001.

Processing Information

Processed by Ethel C. Simpson; completed in May 2002.

Preferred Form of Citation

J. C. Whitescarver Letters (MC 1466), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

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Biographical Note

J. C. Whitescarver was from White County, Arkansas.

Scope and Content Note

Two letters and an envelope written by J. C. Whitescarver in 1877. A transcription made by the donor accompanies the original documents. Whitescarver describes his first impressions on arriving in the Little Red River community and finding work, as well as inquiring about people and the conditions in his home place in Calhoun, McLean County, Kentucky, where the addressee, Sallie Whitescarver, lived, apparently with J. C.'s brother, to whom the content of the letters is addressed.

Subject Terms

The following persons, organizations, or topics are among those represented within the collection materials:

White County (Ark.)

    Detailed Description of the Collection

    The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection

    Box Small Manuscripts Collection Box 9

    Box Small Manuscripts Collection Box 9 Folder MC 1466 Item 1

    Letter, January 26, 1877 3 pages on one folded leaf

    Box Small Manuscripts Collection Box 9 Folder MC 1466 Item 2

    Letter, March 11, 1877 2 pages on one folded leaf; envelope postmarked by hand Little Red Ark White Co 5/7/77

    Box Small Manuscripts Collection Box 9 Folder MC 1466 Item 3

    Transcription of letters, created by donor, undated


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