Archive Record

Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 2011.036.052
Collection Crutchfield letters Collection
Description A brief note from Mary to William Crutchfield alerting him that their father, Thomas Crutchfield is very ill.

The paper was folded in such a way that the back page acted as the outer envelope. It was addressed to Mr. William Crutchfield, Jacksonville Alabama. The note in the bottom left corner reads "The Postmaster will please send this to Mr. Crutchfield immediately." The abstract along the right side read "From sis Papa sickness". The back page also contains a list, inscribed in pencil and remnants of a red, wax seal.
Date 1849 circa
Dates of Creation December 30, (1848?)
Extent of Description 7.75" x 9.88"; 2 pages
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Accession number 2011.036