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Collection Number: 04634

Collection Title: Ernest Rudolph Tyler Papers, 1880s-1950s

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Size 15 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 5,300 items)
Abstract Ernest Rudolph Tyler was born on 14 May 1886, the son of John Edward and Marth Adelia Capehart Tyler. He studied law at the University of North Carolina, 1912-1914; married Ethel Leigh Pierce, 12 September 1917; and settled at Oaklana, Roxobel, Bertie County, N.C. He was a member of the Episcopal Church. The collection includes correspondence, court documents, financial materials, and other papers, 1880s-1950s, chiefly relating to Tyler's law practice. Also included is some information on Tyler's activity with the Democratic Party and his election as solicitor.
Creator Tyler, Ernest Rudolph.
Language English.
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Restrictions to Access
Closed pending processing. Processing has been deferred pending expected additions.
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 Ernest Rudolph Tyler Papers #4634, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Provenance
Received from John E. Tyler of Roxobel, N.C., in December 1992 (Acc. 92167) and from Julia Smith of Roxobel, N.C., in September 2002 (Acc. 99321).
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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Ernest Rudolph Tyler was born on 14 May 1886, the son of John Edward and Marth Adelia Capehart Tyler. He studied law at the University of North Carolina, 1912-1914; married Ethel Leigh Pierce, 12 September 1917; and settled at Oaklana, Roxobel, Bertie County, N.C. He was a member of the Episcopal Church.

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The collection includes correspondence, court documents, financial materials, and other papers, 1880s-1950s, chiefly relating to lawyer  Ernest Rudolph Tyler's law practice and life in Roxobel, N.C. Also included is some information on Tyler's activity with the Democratic Party and his election as solicitor.

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About 5,300 items.

The collection includes correspondence, court documents, financial materials, and other papers, 1880s-1950s, chiefly relating to lawyer  Ernest Rudolph Tyler's law practice and life in Roxobel, N.C. Also included is some information on Tyler's activity with the Democratic Party and his election as solicitor.

Box 1

Court cases, A-H #04634, Series: "Papers, 1880s-1950s.." Box 1

Box 2

Court cases, I-Q #04634, Series: "Papers, 1880s-1950s.." Box 2

Box 3

Court cases, X-Z #04634, Series: "Papers, 1880s-1950s.." Box 3

Box 4-9

Box 4

Box 5

Box 6

Box 7

Box 8

Box 9

Miscellaneous cases #04634, Series: "Papers, 1880s-1950s.." Box 4-9

Box 10

Addition of September 2002 #04634, Series: "Papers, 1880s-1950s.." Box 10

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