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Collection Number: 00606

Collection Title: Polk and Yeatman Family Papers, 1773-1915

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held in the Wilson Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the World Wide Web. See the section for more information.


This collection was rehoused under the sponsorship of a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Office of Preservation, Washington, D.C., 1990-1992. Funding from the State Library of North Carolina supported the encoding of this finding aid.

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Size 5.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 2,650 items)
Abstract Prominent members of the Polk and Yeatman family of North Carolina and Tennessee included William Polk (1758-1834), land speculator and North Carolina federal internal revenue supervisor; his son Lucius Junius (1802-1870) and grandson Will, planters of Maury County, Tenn.; Lucius's son-in-law Henry Clay Yeatman (d. 1910), Nashville lawyer and Confederate colonel; and Yeatman's stepfather John Bell (1797-1869), Nashville lawyer, Whig leader, United States representative (1827-1839), United States senator (1847-1859), and Constitutional Union Party presidential candidate (1860). The collection includes personal and business papers of three generations of the Polk and Yeatman family of North Carolina and Tennessee. Materials through the 1830s are chiefly letters and legal papers of William Polk of Raleigh, dealing with his widespread land speculation in North Carolina and Tennessee and his position as federal internal revenue supervisor for North Carolina. There are also, particularly in the 1820s, items relating to the treatment of slaves on North Carolina plantations. Papers from the 1830s through the 1890s relate mainly to the Maury County, Tenn., cotton plantations of Lucius Junius and Will Polk, including some items about the treatment of slaves; to Henry Clay Yeatman's law practice; and, particularly 1840-1861, to the political and personal life of John Bell. A letter each from Andrew Jackson and James K. Polk are included. Later materials relate to various enterprises in which Polk family members were involved, including a dry goods store and livestock firms. There is much family correspondence, especially after 1861, and scattered business and personal items of members of the related Hawkins, Devereux, and Rayner families. The Addition of May 2009 consists of an 1827 autographed letter from William Polk to the Adjutant General of the United States Army concerning the absence of his son, Leonidas Polk, and the possible delay of the latter's acceptance of his appointment as Brevet Second Lieutenant of Artillery.
Creator Polk family.



Yeatman family
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
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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 Polk and Yeatman Family Papers #606, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Alternate Form of Material
All or part of this collection is available on microfilm from University Publications of America as part of the Records of ante-bellum southern plantations from the Revolution through the Civil War, Series J.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Trezevant P. and Jennie Yeatman before 1940 and from Halvor Americana in May 2009 (Acc. 101107).
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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The following terms from Library of Congress Subject Headings suggest topics, persons, geography, etc. interspersed through the entire collection; the terms do not usually represent discrete and easily identifiable portions of the collection--such as folders or items.

Clicking on a subject heading below will take you into the University Library's online catalog.

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William Polk (1758-1834) was a member of a prominent Mecklenburg County, N.C., family and a Revolutionary War officer. He moved to Raleigh, where he became a bank president, holder of extensive lands (at one point owning over 100,000 acres in Tennessee), trustee of the University of North Carolina, and civic leader. His first wife was Grizelda Gilchrist, with whom he had two sons, Thomas G. and William J., who was the father of Confederate Brigadier General Lucius Eugene Polk (1833-1892). William Polk later married Sarah Hawkins, with whom he had twelve children, among whom were Leonidas (1806-1864); Mary, who married George E. Badger; Susan, who married Kenneth Rayner; and Lucius Junius, who married first Mary Ann Estin (niece of Mrs. Andrew Jackson), and later Ann Pope.

Lucius Junius Polk (1802-1870) was graduated from the University of North Carolina in 1822. He then moved to Maury County, Tenn., where he became a planter. One of his sons was Will, who helped run the Maury County plantation and later ran a dry goods store. Will and other Polk family members were also involved in the trading and breeding of livestock. Lucius's son-in-law was Henry Clay Yeatman (d. 1910), Nashville lawyer and Confederate colonel. Yeatman was the son of Jane Erwin Yeatman Bell and the step-son of John Bell, United States senator and presidential candidate.

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The collection includes personal and business papers of three generations of the Polk and Yeatman family of North Carolina and Tennessee. Materials through the 1830s are chiefly letters and legal papers of William Polk of Raleigh, N.C., dealing with his widespread land speculation in North Carolina and Tennessee and his position as federal internal revenue supervisor for North Carolina. There are also, particularly in the 1820s, items relating to the treatment of slaves on North Carolina plantations. Papers from the 1830s through the 1890s relate mainly to the Maury County, Tenn., cotton plantations of Lucius Junius Polk and Will Polk, including some items about the treatment of slaves; to Henry Clay Yeatman's law practice; and, particularly 1840-1861, to the political and personal life of John Bell. Later materials relate to various enterprises in which Polk family members were involved, including a dry goods store and livestock firms. There is much family correspondence, especially after 1861, and scattered business and personal items of members of the related Hawkins, Devereux, and Rayner families.

Most bills and receipts, as well as account ledger sheets, relating to family members appear in Series 2. Miscellaneous Materials include a small number of clippings and a tintype, ca. 1910s, of an unidentified woman.

Volumes include ledgers and letter copy books of William Polk, 1797-1834; notebooks and accounts of Lucius Junius Polk, 1821-1872; and letterpress copies of Henry Clay Yeatman's letters, 1818-1876.

The Addition of May 2009 consists of an autographed letter from 1827 written by William Polk to the Adjutant General of the United States Army concerning the absence of his son, Leonidas Polk, and the possible delay of the latter's acceptance of his appointment as Brevet Second Lieutenant of Artillery.

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Contents list

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Series 1. Correspondence and Other Papers, 1773-1915.

Correspondence, legal and financial materials, and other papers of Polk and Yeatman family members. Materials before 1840 are chiefly about business matters, but there are also many documents that relate to both local and national political issues. Later materials relate chiefly to family matters. There is little material that discusses the Civil War directly.

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About 500 items.

Chiefly materials about William Polk's business dealings in Mecklenburg County and Raleigh, N.C., and in Tennessee, where Polk was accumulating large land holdings. There are many legal documents relating to purchases of land. In the 1820s, most of the letters are to William from his sons at various locations in North Carolina and Tennessee. There are a few items relating to William's work as federal internal revenue supervisor for North Carolina, but most of the materials about this work is to be found in Series 4. Also included are many papers relating to other Polk family members, especially William's son Lucius Junius Polk, who settled in Tennessee around 1822. Correspondents include Sam Johnston (31 May 1824, 19 September 1825); David Swain (3 October 1831); and James K. Polk (28 November 1832).

Among the topics discussed are: 1783: surveying land in Mississippi; 1794: relaxation of the British Decree of Council respecting capture of American vessels bound for Europe and the quarrel between Spain and England on this issue; 1820: treatment of runaway slaves; 1822: poisoning of family by slaves, Andrew Jackson, establishing a town on land held by the University of North Carolina; 1823-1824: Jackson's chances at winning the election; 1825: honoring the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence; 1829: reactions to Jackson's appointments; 1832-1833: nullification, Henry Clay. This series ends in 1833 with William Polk's death (actually 14 January 1834).

Folder 1

1773-1779 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 1

Folder 2

1784-1785 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 2

Folder 3

1786-1789 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 3

Folder 4

1790-1799 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 4

Folder 5

1800-1813 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 5

Folder 6

1814-1819 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 6

Folder 7

1820-1821 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 7

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Folder 10

1822 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 8-10

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Folder 11

Folder 12

1823 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 11-12

Folder 13-14

Folder 13

Folder 14

1824 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 13-14

Folder 15-16

Folder 15

Folder 16

1825 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 15-16

Folder 17-18

Folder 17

Folder 18

1826 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 17-18

Folder 19

1827 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 19

Folder 20-21

Folder 20

Folder 21

1828 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 20-21

Folder 22

1829 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 22

Folder 23

1830-1831 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 23

Folder 24

1832-1833 #00606, Subseries: "1.1. 1773-1833." Folder 24

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About 300 items.

Chiefly materials relating to William Polk's sons, especially Lucius Junius Polk, who had a plantation in Maury County, Tenn., and Lucius's son Will Polk, who was also in Maury County. Most of the letters are to Sarah Polk, William's widow, and mainly convey family news with occasional comments on politics and financial affairs. Beginning around 1843, there are also a few items relating to the political and business careers of John Bell, who, besides serving in Congress and running for president in 1860, owned several Tennessee coal mines. In the late 1850s, there are letters from Henry Clay Yeatman to his wife, chiefly asking for family news and reporting on various locations he visited. Included is a letter from Andrew Jackson (16 October 1836) about appointing a private secretary.

Folder 25

1834-1835 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 25

Folder 26

1836-1837 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 26

Folder 27

1838-1839 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 27

Folder 28

1840-1841 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 28

Folder 29

1842-1843 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 29

Folder 30

1844-1846 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 30

Folder 31

1847-1849 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 31

Folder 32

1850-1852 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 32

Folder 33

1853-1855 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 33

Folder 34

1856 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 34

Folder 35

1857 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 35

Folder 36

1858-1859 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 36

Folder 37

1860-1861 #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 37

Folder 37a

Undated and fragments (probably before 1862) #00606, Subseries: "1.2. 1834-1861." Folder 37a

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400 items.

Chiefly family correspondence. Included are many items relating to the Yeatman branch of the family, including letters from Henry Clay Yeatman to his wife from various locations, but mostly from New Orleans to which he frequently traveled on business. There are also many items relating to the business ventures of Polk family members, which included livestock trading and breeding, banking, and railroad engineering. There are a few items relating directly to the Civil War. These include one letter, dated 24 December 1864, announcing the confiscation of Henry Clay Yeatman's property in Nashville, Tenn., by the United States Treasury Department, since the property's owner was fighting against the United States, and another letter, dated 16 December 1865, in which the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands gave what appears to be the same property back to Yeatman.

Folder 38

1862-1864 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 38

Folder 39

1865-1867 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 39

Folder 40

1868-1869 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 40

Folder 41

1870-1876 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 41

Folder 42

1877-1879 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 42

Folder 43

1880-1882 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 43

Folder 44

1883 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 44

Folder 45

1884 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 45

Folder 46

1885 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 46

Folder 47

1886 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 47

Folder 48

1887 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 48

Folder 49

1888 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 49

Folder 50

1889 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 50

Folder 51

1890 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 51

Folder 52

1891-1892 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 52

Folder 53

1893 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 53

Folder 54

1894-1895 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 54

Folder 55

1896-1897 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 55

Folder 56

1898-1899 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 56

Folder 57

1900-1902 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 57

Folder 58

1903-1915 #00606, Subseries: "1.3. 1862-1915." Folder 58

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About 150 items.

Undated materials, most of which are family letters or fragments of letters.

Folder 59-72

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Folder 72

Undated and fragments #00606, Subseries: "1.4. Undated and fragments, (probably after 1861)." Folder 59-72

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Arrangement: Roughly sorted by year.

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About 250 items.

Chiefly bills, receipts, and other business and personal finance items relating to the sons of William Polk, mainly Lucius Junius Polk and his plantation in Maury County, Tenn. There are also a few items relating to Henry Clay Yeatman and his family and to John Bell and his Tennessee coal business.

Folder 91

1834-1836 #00606, Subseries: "2.2. 1834-1861." Folder 91

Folder 92

1837-1839 #00606, Subseries: "2.2. 1834-1861." Folder 92

Folder 93

1840-1843 #00606, Subseries: "2.2. 1834-1861." Folder 93

Folder 94

1844-1849 #00606, Subseries: "2.2. 1834-1861." Folder 94

Folder 95

1850-1851 #00606, Subseries: "2.2. 1834-1861." Folder 95

Folder 96

1852 #00606, Subseries: "2.2. 1834-1861." Folder 96

Folder 97

1853-1861 #00606, Subseries: "2.2. 1834-1861." Folder 97

Folder 97a

Undated (probably before 1862) #00606, Subseries: "2.2. 1834-1861." Folder 97a

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About 150 items.

Chiefly bills, receipts, and other business and personal finance items, especially relating to the Henry Clay Yeatman family. There are also a few items in the 1870s relating to Will Polk's dry goods store in Polk's Landing, Tenn., and to the livestock business in which several of the Polk were involved.

Folder 98

1862-1869 #00606, Subseries: "2.3. 1862-1903." Folder 98

Folder 99

1870-1879 #00606, Subseries: "2.3. 1862-1903." Folder 99

Folder 100

1880-1889 #00606, Subseries: "2.3. 1862-1903." Folder 100

Folder 101

1890-1903 #00606, Subseries: "2.3. 1862-1903." Folder 101

Folder 102

Undated (probably after 1861) #00606, Subseries: "2.3. 1862-1903." Folder 102

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About 25 items.

Clippings, chiefly from the 1880s through the 1910s, relating to members of the Polk family, and one tintype portrait, ca. 1910, of an unknown young woman.

Folder 103

Clippings #00606, Series: "3. Miscellaneous Materials, 1857-1916." Folder 103

Special Format Image SF-P-606/1

Tintype #00606, Series: "3. Miscellaneous Materials, 1857-1916." SF-P-606/1

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25 items.

Arrangement: chronological.

Volumes include ledgers and lettercopy books of William Polk, 1797-1834; notebooks and accounts of Lucius Junius Polk, 1821-1872; and letterpress copies of Henry Clay Yeatman's letters, 1818-1876.

Note that, because of its use during two different time periods, Volume 14 has been split between Subseries 4.1 and 4.2.

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Folder 104

Volume 1, August 1797-March 1801 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 104

Manuscript lettercopy book of William Polk, supervisor of internal revenue for North Carolina at Charlotte and Raleigh, containing copies of incoming and outgoing correspondence, chiefly with other revenue officials.

Folder 105

Volume 2, 1800-1817 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 105

Personal and business accounts of William Polk in Raleigh.

Folder 106

Volume 3, June 1802-March 1808 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 106

Manuscript lettercopy book of William Polk, supervisor of internal revenue for North Carolina at Raleigh.

Folder 107

Volume 4, 1821-1830 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 107

Notebook containing accounts of William Polk's journey to Tennessee and notes on land in Tennessee; lists of weights of cotton bales; copies of receipts of Lucius Junius Polk; and other memoranda and accounts.

Folder 108

Volume 5, 1821-1832 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 108

Manuscript lettercopy book, chiefly containing copies of letters of William Polk to Samuel Dickens, agent and attorney for Polk in Tennessee. Also contains copies of letters from William to Lucius Junius Polk.

Folder 109

Volume 6, 1821-1838 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 109

Ledger of William Polk, containing accounts with doctors, lawyers, merchants, etc. Also contains accounts of Sarah Polk as executor of William's estate, 1834-1838.

Folder 110

Volume 7, 1821 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 110

Notebook of Lucius Junius Polk while a student at the University of North Carolina, containing notes from Professor Olmstead's chemistry lectures and other classes.

Digital version: Grey's Memoria Technica, Excerpt from Lucius J. Polk's Notebook, 12 August 1821

Documenting the American South

Digital version: "College Rules," Poem by Lucius J. Polk, [1821]

Documenting the American South

Folder 111

Volume 8, 1824-1837 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 111

A few copies of letters of William Polk, 1832-1833; William Polk's accounts, 1824-1833; and accounts of William Polk's estate, 1834-1837.

Folder 112

Volume 9, 1831-1847; 1871 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 112

Plantation records of Ashwood Farm, Maury County, Tenn.

Folder 113

Volume 10, 1834-1837 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 113

Accounts of the William Polk estate and of Lucius Junius Polk.

Folder 114

Volume 11, 1838-1842 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 114

Stud book, listing horses and other animals.

Folder 115

Volume 12, 1843-1851 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 115

Accounts of Lucius Junius Polk, including those for Sarah Polk's estate.

Folder 116

Volume S-13, 1853-1854; 1860 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 116

Lucius Junius Polk's lumber accounts and other items.

Folder 117

Volume 14, Part 1, 1859-1861 #00606, Subseries: "4.1. 1797-1861." Folder 117

(p. 1-63). Lucius Junius Polk's accounts for Hamilton Place and Ashwood Farm.

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Volume 14, Part 2, 1866-1872 #00606, Subseries: "4.2. 1866-1890." Folder 117

(p. 64-291). Hamilton Place and Ashwood Farm accounts.

Folder 118-119

Folder 118

Folder 119

Volumes 15 and 16, January 1866-October 1875 #00606, Subseries: "4.2. 1866-1890." Folder 118-119

Letterpress copybooks of Henry Clay Yeatman at Nashville and New Orleans about bottom brokering, collections and legal work, and other business deals.

Folder 120-121

Folder 120

Folder 121

Volumes S-17 and S-18, 1872 #00606, Subseries: "4.2. 1866-1890." Folder 120-121

Materials relating to the estate of Anthony W. Vauleer.

Folder 122

Volumes 19, October 1872-October 1875 #00606, Subseries: "4.2. 1866-1890." Folder 122

Accounts of Will Polk at Polk's Landing, Tenn., for general merchandise and provisions.

Folder 123

Volume 20, 1875-1890 #00606, Subseries: "4.2. 1866-1890." Folder 123

Farm accounts of Lucius Junius and Will Polk, including records of livestock sales.

Folder 124

Volume 21, 1876 #00606, Subseries: "4.2. 1866-1890." Folder 124

Accounts of Will Polk for provisions, labor, etc.

Folder 125

Volume 22, 1878-1884 #00606, Subseries: "4.2. 1866-1890." Folder 125

Farm accounts, including livestock sales, slaughter, etc.

Folder 126

Volume S-23, 1878-1887 #00606, Subseries: "4.2. 1866-1890." Folder 126

Horse breeding records. Included is a pamphlet advertising harness and saddle horses for sale by Will and Lucius Junius Polk.

Folder 127

Volume 24: 1878-1880 #00606, Subseries: "4.2. 1866-1890." Folder 127

Alphabetical listing of persons, possibly all involved in livestock trading, and miscellaneous memoranda and livestock records.

Folder 128

Volumes 25, 1884-1885 #00606, Subseries: "4.2. 1866-1890." Folder 128

Stock breeding records.

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Addition of May 2009 (Acc. 101107).

1 item.
Folder 129

Letter, 1827 #00606, Subseries: "Addition of May 2009 (Acc. 101107)." Folder 129

Autographed 1827 letter from William Polk to Adjutant General of the United States Army Roger Jones concerning the absence of his son, Leonidas Polk, and the possible delay of the latter's acceptance of his appointment as Brevet Second Lieutenant of Artillery.

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P-606/1(SP) in series 3 and Volumes S-13; S-17; S-18; S-23 in series 4.

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Processing Information

Processed by: Roslyn Holdzkom, July 1991

Encoded by: Mara Dabrishus, September 2004

Some of this inventory is based on information from previous inventories written by SHC staff.

This collection was rehoused under the sponsorship of a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Office of Preservation, Washington, D.C., 1990-1992.

Funding from the State Library of North Carolina supported the encoding of this finding aid.

Additions received after 2009 have not been integrated into the original deposits. Researchers should always check additions to be sure they have identified all files of interest to them.

Revisions: Finding aid updated in November 2010 by Matt Dailey because of addition.

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