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Hall Family Correspondence

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P413

Overview

Photocopies of handwritten letters and of typed transcriptions of correspondence between members of the Hezekiah Hall family of Illinois and Kansas. The letters discuss the Civil War (several of the brothers were Union soldiers), farming in Illinois and Kansas, homesteading in Kansas, and family members and friends. Also included is a list of the family members with a short biography of each, a note by James B. Martin, the transcriber, and a list of letters sent and received by Susan Hall in 1862 and 1863.

Dates

  • 1863 - 1866

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Extent

1 folder (27 items; 52 pages)

Physical Location

RH MS P413

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, James B. Martin, 1981.
Title
Guide to the Hall Family Collection
Subtitle
Hall Family Correspondence
Author
tc/ kdo, 1988 mg 2004
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid writtenin<language> English.</language>
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/1638225269
Preferred citation
Hall Family Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P413, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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