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Collection Number: 02405

Collection Title: Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916.

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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 2.0 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 1200 items)
Abstract Jesse Francis Stallings (1856-1928) was a lawyer and Democratic Party leader of Birmingham, Ala.; United States representative, 1893-1901; secretary-treasurer of Alabama Coal and Coke Co., 1912; and president of Lincoln Reserve Life Insurance Co., 1912-1928. The collection includes political, personal, and business correspondence of Stallings. Few papers concern Stallings's service in Congress. The bulk of the papers concern Alabama politics, particularly Stallings's unsuccessful campaign for the United States Senate in 1906 and his activities as chairman of the state Democratic Party campaign committee in 1910. Other papers relate to personal matters and to the affairs of the Alabama Coal and Coke Company.
Creator Stallings, Jesse Francis, 1856-1928.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
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 Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, #2405, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Mrs. Jesse F. Stallings, of Birmingham, Ala., February 1942.
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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Jesse Francis Stallings (1856-1928) was a lawyer and Democratic Party leader, of Birmingham, Ala.; United States representative, 1893-1901; secretary-treasurer of Alabama Coal and Coke Co., 1912; and president of Lincoln Reserve Life Insurance Co., 1912-1928.

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The collection includes political, personal, and business correspondence of Jesse Francis Stallings. Few papers concern Stallings's service in Congress. The bulk of the papers concern Alabama politics, particularly Stallings's unsuccessful campaign for the United States Senate in 1906 and his activities as chairman of the state Democratic Party campaign committee in 1910. Other papers relate to personal matters and to the affairs of the Alabama Coal and Coke Company. The earliest papers include business correspondence of T. B. Stallings, especially while he was with the Navy Department in Washington, D.C.

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Contents list

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Folder 1a

Original finding aid #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 1a

Folder 1

1892-1903 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 1

Folder 2

1904-March 1905 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 2

Folder 3

April-December 1905 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 3

Folder 4

January-March 1906 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 4

Folder 5

April 1906 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 5

Folder 6

May 1906 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 6

Folder 7

June 1906 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 7

Folder 8

July 1906 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 8

Folder 9

October 1906-16 March 1908 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 9

Folder 10

18 March-December 1908 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 10

Folder 11

January-April 1909 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 11

Folder 12

May-August 1909 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 12

Folder 13

September-December 1909 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 13

Folder 14

January-February 1910 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 14

Folder 15

March-August 1910 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 15

Folder 16

September 1910 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 16

Folder 17

1-10 October 1910 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 17

Folder 18

11-15 October 1910 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 18

Folder 19

16-19 October 1910 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 19

Folder 20

20-29 October 1910 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 20

Folder 21

November 1910 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 21

Folder 22

December 1910 and undated #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 22

Folder 23

January-July 1911 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 23

Folder 24

August-December 1911 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 24

Folder 25

January 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 25

Folder 26

February 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 26

Folder 27

March 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 27

Folder 28

April 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 28

Folder 29

May 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 29

Folder 30

1-10 June 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 30

Folder 31

11-28 June 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 31

Folder 32

July 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 32

Folder 33

August 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 33

Folder 34

1-8 September 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 34

Folder 35

9-20 September 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 35

Folder 36

21-28 September 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 36

Folder 37

1-10 October 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 37

Folder 38

13-31 October 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 38

Folder 39

1-15 November 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 39

Folder 40

16 November-December 1912 and undated #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 40

Folder 41

1913 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 41

Folder 42

1914-1916 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 42

Folder 43

Undated #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 43

Folder 44

Alabama Coal and Coke Company: Labor reports, 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 44

Folder 45

Alabama Coal and Coke Company: Daily cost sheets, 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 45

Folder 46

Alabama Coal and Coke Company: Financial reports, 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 46

Folder 47

Alabama Coal and Coke Company: Shipping reports and car reports, 1912 #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 47

Folder 48

Alabama Coal and Coke Company: Miscellaneous #02405, Series: "Jesse Francis Stallings Papers, 1892-1916 and undated." Folder 48

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, July 2010

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.

Diacritics and other special characters have been omitted from this finding aid to facilitate keyword searching in web browsers.

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