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Collection Number: 03895

Collection Title: James S. Haynes Papers, 1832-1856.

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Size 110 items.
Abstract MICROFILM ONLY. About fifty letters, 1849-1856, to Haynes in Giles County, Tenn., from his son, Peril Columbus Haynes (1826-1910), a farmer in Davis County, Iowa, concerning opportunities in the area, crops, livestock, weather, health, political opinions, and family affairs; letters, 1836-1845, from another son, a Cumberland Presbyterian minister in Pittsburgh, Pa., Greenville, S.C., and other places, concerning community and personal affairs, and letters from that son's creditors in Pittsburgh; and four letters from Mexican War soldiers, including three, February-April 1847, from Peril C. Haynes at Tampico and near Vera Cruz, largely concerning military affairs.
Creator Haynes, James S., fl. 1826-1856.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
Access restricted.
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 James S. Haynes Papers, #3895, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Location of Originals
Originals returned to private owner in 1984.
Additional Descriptive Resources
A more complete finding aid for this collection is available at the Southern Historical Collection.
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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MICROFILM ONLY. About fifty letters, 1849-1856, to Haynes in Giles County, Tenn., from his son, Peril Columbus Haynes (1826-1910), a farmer in Davis County, Iowa, concerning opportunities in the area, crops, livestock, weather, health, political opinions, and family affairs; letters, 1836-1845, from another son, a Cumberland Presbyterian minister in Pittsburgh, Pa., Greenville, S.C., and other places, concerning community and personal affairs, and letters from that son's creditors in Pittsburgh; and four letters from Mexican War soldiers, including three, February-April 1847, from Peril C. Haynes at Tampico and near Vera Cruz, largely concerning military affairs.

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

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