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Collection Number: 00488

Collection Title: Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 (bulk 1800-1895).

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This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; this finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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Size 2.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 200 items)
Abstract Julian Smith Mann was a planter, state legislator, and lawyer of Middleton, Hyde County, N.C., and of New Bern, N.C. The collection includes scattered legal and business papers, chiefly 1800-1895, of Julian Smith Mann and his ancestors. Included are legal and business correspondence; a school census, 1849; tax lists for Currituck, Fairfield, and Lake Landing townships in Hyde County, N.C.; weekly market reports on prices of agricultural products, 1873-1874; accounts with laborers, 1858; general merchandise daybooks, 1832-1833 and 1876; estate settlement records; miscellaneous accounts, 1811-1821 and 1833-1836; and other papers.
Creator Mann, Julian Smith, 1863-1946.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
This collection contains additional materials that are not processed and are currently not available to researchers. For information about access to these materials, contact Research and Instructional Services staff. Please be advised that preparing unprocessed materials for access can be a lengthy process.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
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 Julian Smith Mann Papers, #488, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Julian Smith Mann of Hyde County, N.C., prior to 1940.
Additional Descriptive Resources
A copy of the original finding aid for this collection is filed in folder 1a.
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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Julian Smith Mann (1863-1946) was a planter, state legislator, and lawyer of Middleton, Hyde County, N.C., and of New Bern, N.C. He was a graduate of the University of North Carolina, 1885, and thereafter studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1887.

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The collection includes scattered legal and business papers, chiefly 1800-1895, of Julian Smith Mann and his ancestors. Included are legal and business correspondence; a school census, 1849; tax lists for Currituck, Fairfield, and Lake Landing townships in Hyde County, N.C.; weekly market reports on prices of agricultural products, 1873-1874; accounts with laborers, 1858; general merchandise daybooks, 1832-1833 and 1876; estate settlement records; miscellaneous accounts, 1811-1821 and 1833-1836; a volume summarizing Virginia law; and other papers. Other persons mentioned in the papers include J. W. Gibbs, Jones Boomer, the McCloud family, A. Tunnell, and E. L. Mann.

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Contents list

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Folder 1a

Original finding aid #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 1a

Folder 1

1763-1799 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 1

Folder 2

1801-1816 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 2

Folder 3

1817-1826 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 3

Folder 4

1827-1833 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 4

Folder 5

1834-1836 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 5

Folder 6

1837-1839 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 6

Folder 7

1840-1843 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 7

Folder 8

1844-1846 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 8

Folder 9

1847-1849 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 9

Folder 10

1850-1856 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 10

Folder 11

1857-1859 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 11

Folder 12

1860-1866 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 12

Folder 13

1867-1869 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 13

Folder 14

1870-1872 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 14

Folder 15-16

Folder 15

Folder 16

1873-1874 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 15-16

Folder 17

1875 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 17

Folder 18

1876-1877 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 18

Folder 19

1878-1879 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 19

Folder 20

1881-1885 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 20

Folder 21

1886-1889 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 21

Folder 22

1890-1893 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 22

Folder 23

1894-1928 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 23

Folder 24a

Fragments #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 24a

Folder 24b

Undated #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 24b

Folder 25

Bills and receipts, 1794-1820 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 25

Folder 26

Bills and receipts, 1821-1829 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 26

Folder 27

Bills and receipts, 1830-1832 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 27

Folder 28

Bills and receipts, 1833-1836 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 28

Folder 29

Bills and receipts, 1837-1838 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 29

Folder 30

Bills and receipts, 1839-1841 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 30

Folder 31

Bills and receipts, 1842-1848 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 31

Folder 32

Bills and receipts, 1849-1859 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 32

Folder 33

Bills and receipts, 1860-1866 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 33

Folder 34

Bills and receipts, 1867-1875 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 34

Folder 35

Bills and receipts, 1876-1885 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 35

Folder 36

Bills and receipts, 1886-1889 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 36

Folder 37

Bills and receipts, 1890-1908 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 37

Folder 38

Miscellaneous items and printed material #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 38

Folder 39

Volume 1: Account book, miscellaneous, 1811-1821 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 39

Volume 2: Account book, miscellaneous, 1833-1836 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 39

Folder 40

Volume 3: Day book, general merchandise, 1832-1833 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 40

Folder 41

Volume 4: Account book, J. W. Gibbs, labor, 1858 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 41

Volume 5: Account book, J. W. Gibbs, labor, undated #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 41

Folder 42

Volume 6: Daybook, J. W. Gibbs, merchandise and estate settlement, 1876 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 42

Folder 43

Volume 7: Account book, Jones Boomer and McCloud family, 1854-1872 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 43

Folder 44

Volume 8: Account book, A. B. Tunnell and Brooks estate, 1859-1866 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 44

Folder 45

Volume 9: Account book, E. L. Mann, 1862-1868 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 45

Volume 10: Tax lists, Currituck, Fairfield, and Lake Landing townships, 1866-1890 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 45

Folder 46

Volume 11: Tax lists, 1866-1890 #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 46

Folder 47

Volume 12: "Synopsis of the practice of law, in and out of courts in Virginia," undated #00488, Series: "Julian Smith Mann Papers, 1763-1928 and undated." Folder 47

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, May 2009

This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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