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Embree Family Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: AppMs-61
The collection includes consists of photocopies of manuscript transcriptions of correspondence from Evan Embree, who resided on the Nolichucky River, to his uncle, Abner Elleman of Bush River, South Carolina. The correspondence deals primarily with Quaker theology and some family and local news.


  • 1780 - 1979


Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for research.


0.25 linear feet

Method of Acquisition

Copies of the papers of the Embree Family Collection were given to the Archives of Appalachia by Emilou McDorman on September 9, 1979.

Existence and Location of Originals

Location of originals unknown.

Processing Information

David Goodin completed processing, and the papers were opened for research on September 26, 1979.
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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