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Embree Family Papers

 Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: 500-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.


  • 1780-1833


Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for research.


0.25 linear feet

0.25 cubic feet in one legal-size document box other_unmapped

0.25 linear feet


The collection is arranged chronologically.

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.

Other Descriptive Information

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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

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA