Archive Record

Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 2011.036.017
Collection Crutchfield letters Collection
Description A letter written to William Crutchfield from his uncle, Andrew Lyle in Wetumpka, Alabama. He has returned William's watch and discusses a few points of business regarding potatoes and cotton. He also reports that his health has been poor. The back page was folded in such a way that a portion of it acted as the outer envelope. The letter is labeled "Business, Andrew Lyle" and is addressed to William Crutchfield in Jacksonville Alabama. It also contains inscriptions in pencil of addition problems and remnants of an orange, wax stamp.
Date 1846
Dates of Creation April 13, 1846
Extent of Description 7.85" x 9.75", 2 pages
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Accession number 2011.036