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Conwill collection
MSS.124


Summary Information

Repository
Mississippi State University Libraries
Title
Conwill collection
ID
MSS.124
Date [inclusive]
1846-1880
Extent
0.094 Cubic feet : 1 microfilm reel
Language
English

Preferred Citation

Conwill collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.

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Scope and Contents

The Conwill collection, 1846-1880, consists of fourteen letters written by members of the Myers, Hollingsworth, Milner, and Conwill families. The correspondence, written in South Carolina, Indiana, and Mississippi, mostly concerns family affairs. Genealogical notes are available.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Mississippi State University Libraries 

P.O. Box 5408
Mississippi State, MS, 39762
662-325-7679
sp_coll@library.msstate.edu

Publication date: June 2012

Access Restrictions

Open to all researchers.

Use Restrictions

Any requests for permission to publish, quote, or reproduce materials from this collection must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian for Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Mississippi State University as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Donor

The collection was loaned for photocopying by Mr. X.L. Conwill of Amory, Mississippi.

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Calendar

April 19, 1846. Joel Hollingsworth to “Brother and Sister” Lavdicea (Note: Lavdicea has various spellings) and George Myrous (Myers), Burlington township, Indiana.

March 6, 1859. E.T. Conwill, Newberry, South Carolina, to “Cousin” J.P. Myers.

Feb. 20, 1860. James D. Sheeley, Newberry, South Carolina, to “Friend”.

March 1, 1860. S. Schumpart to Joseph.

Nov. 25, 1862. Mary A.E. Myers, Bolander, Mississippi, to “Brother” Joseph P. Myers.

Dec. 28, 1873. Anna Milner, Middlefork, Indiana, to “Aunt” Lavdicea Myers.

Mar. 24, 1874. Same to same.

Oct. 9, 1874. Lavdicea McCoy, New London, Howard County, Indiana, to “Aunt” Lavdicea Myers.

Oct. 18, 1874. Anna Milner, Middlefork, Indiana, to “Aunt” Lavdicea Myers.

Sept. 19, 1875. Same to same.

Mar. 17, 1878. Lavdicea McCoy, New London, Howard County, Indiana, to “Aunt” Lavdicea Myers.

Jan. 19, 1880. Anna Milner, Middlefork, Indiana, to “Aunt” Lavdicea Myers.

n.d. Nancy Myers to “Mother” Lavdicea Myers.

n.d. Lavdicea Myers “Mother” to “Son” Joseph Myers

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