Embree Family Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection 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 - 1807
- Embree family (Family)
Conditions Governing Access
The papers are open for research.
0.25 linear feet
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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.
David Goodin completed processing, and the papers were opened for research on September 26, 1979.
- Embree, Elihu, 1782-1820
- Embree, Moses
- Embree, Thomas
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- Slavery--Tennessee--Anti-slavery movements Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
- Society of Friends Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
- Washington County (Tenn.)--History Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
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