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Ann Marie Turner correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS 114
Finding aid note: Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of correspondence primarily between Ann Marie Stewart Turner and her husband, James Turner. The remaining correspondence is amongst Mrs. Turner and other family and friends. The content of these letters includes mostly family and personal affairs. The collection contains 47 letters, 5 cartes de visite, and various letter fragments, notes, and envelopes

Dates

  • 1851 - 1913

Creator

Access Restrictions

This material is open for research. Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish from the Ann Marie Turner correspondence, MS 114 must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Biographical Note

Ann Marie Stewart Turner and her husband James Turner were both residents of Galveston, Texas. They were married on May 25, 1859. James Turner was a Confederate soldier in the U.S. Civil War and was killed in 1864 while fighting at Petersburg, Virginia.

Extent

0.3 Linear Feet ( (15 folders))

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The Ann Marie Turner correspondence consists of a collection of letters primarily between Ann Marie Stewart Turner and her husband, James Turner, a Confederate soldier in the U.S. Civil War. The remaining correspondence in this collection is amongst Mrs. Turner and other family and friends.

Acquisition Information

This collection was received on April 13, 1971.

Accruals

No future additions are expected for this material.
Title
Guide to the Ann Marie Turner correspondence, 1851-1913
Status
Completed
Author
Veronica Arellano
Date
2006
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas Repository

Contact:
Fondren Library MS-44, Rice University
6100 Main St.
Houston Texas 77005 USA