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Alfred Neff letters

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS831

Scope and Content

These files contain many of the letters E.W.S. Neff wrote his son, Alfred. These letters provide insight into life in the 1800's as well as amusing stories about Mr. Neff's adventures "on the job."

Dates

  • 1878-1880, undated

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for reasearch.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Administrative/Biographical History

From October 1878 to about February 1880, Mr. E.W.S. Neff was working for Neff and Company in Cincinnati, Ohio. In February of 1880, Mr. Neff began a job on the Ohio and Mississippi Express Railroad. Additional biographical information about Alfred Neff has not been determined.

Extent

0.25 linear ft. (one half document case)

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1994

Creator

Title
Alfred Neff letters
Author
Laura Starratt
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

Contact:
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