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John Curtis Higgs, Sr. Autobiography

 Collection — other: Item 1 in Box E
Identifier: 500-AppMs 225
The John Curtis Higgs, Sr. Autobiography is a bound typescript of Higgs' memoirs. The manuscript covers a span of eighty-one years from May 12, 1902 to December 1983 and includes recollections of life on a farm in Marshall County, Tennessee, working in various roles for the Tennessee State Highway Department, the Great Depression, the Volstead Act, and raising his family.

Dates

  • 1983

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The manuscript is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Extent

0.10 linear feet

0.1 cubic feet consisting of one volume other_unmapped

0.10 linear feet

Method of Acquisition

Dr. Robert J. "Jack" Higgs donated a copy of The Story of My Life by John Curtis Higgs, Sr. to the Archives of Appalachia in July 1984, accession number 1985-013. The volume was opened for research September 1986.
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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