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Collection Number: 02697-z

Collection Title: Ashe Family Papers, 1862-1927.

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Size 27 items
Abstract Ashe family of Alabama and North Carolina. Personal and family letters dealing chiefly with genealogy of the Ashe family. Other topics include family news in 1862, the situation of Ft. Morgan, Ala., in May 1863, genealogy of the McCorvey family, and, in some detail, settling in Fresno County, Calif., 1869. Correspondents include H.G. Ashe, S.A. Ashe, W.C. Ashe, and S. Strudwick. Also included are newspaper clippings, 1916-1920s.
Creator Ashe family.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Ashe Family Papers #2697-z, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Mrs. Thomas C. McCorvey, Tuscaloosa, Ala., in 1938.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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Personal and family letters dealing chiefly with genealogy of the Ashe family. Other topics include family news in 1862, the situation of Ft. Morgan, Ala., in May 1863, genealogy of the McCorvey family, and, in some detail, settling in Fresno County, Calif., 1869. Correspondents include H.G. Ashe, S.A. Ashe, W.C. Ashe, and S. Strudwick. Also included are newspaper clippings, 1916-1920s.

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