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Mariah Jones correspondence

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P303

Overview

Letters from America; the correspondence of Mariah Jones with her Welsh relatives.

Dates

  • January 18, 1873 and October 8, 1874

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 (2 items )

Scope and Contents

Mariah and Jenkin Jones were farmers in Ohio. These letters relate the family's life in America to their Welsh kinsmen. The letters detail the growth of the Jones children, the farming activities and life in general in Ohio. The letters are translated from the Welsh. The original letters remain in the custody of Jones' relatives in Wales.

Physical Location

RH MS P303

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Carol Shankel, March 1977
Title
Guide to the Mariah Jones Collection
Subtitle
Mariah Jones correspondence
Status
Completed
Author
lgg 22 March 1977 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/10407/1160409566
Preferred citation
Mariah Jones Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P303, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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