John W. Hereford Letter

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0066
Creators:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Hereford, John W.
Dates:
1827
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.15 Cubic feet
1 folder
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Letter, September 5, 1827, by Hereford, Meridianville, Madison County, Alabama, to his father in Shenandoah County, Virginia. It describes his family's journey from Virginia to Alabama with stops in several counties of Tennessee looking for places to settle, and visiting relatives.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by NMAH Staff, undated.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated by Lavina Lancaster, August 18, 1983.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
John W. Hereford Letter, 1827, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Transferred to the Archives Center from the Division of Domestic Life, August 31, 1983.

Other Finding Aids
Other Finding Aids
Inventory available; contact the Archives Center for more information.
Other Finding Aids
Inventory available; contact the Archives Center for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Virginia Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Letters (correspondence) -- 19th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Alabama Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tennessee Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI). Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives