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Caldwell Family Papers

 Collection — Box: B (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-0042

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photocopies of deeds and wills of the Caldwell family in Hawkins County, Tennessee and a transcript of the 1871 bankruptcy trial of James Caldwell. The documents span from 1782 through 1892.


  • 1970


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.10 linear feet

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Method of Acquisition

Hal Smith of Sherrod Library, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee, apparently sent these documents to be photocopied on April 15, 1970. The owner/lender of the documents is unknown. The photocopied papers were transferred to the Archives of Appalachia on May 22, 1979

Existence and Location of Originals

Location of originals unknown.

Processing Information

David Goodin completed processing and the collection was opened for research May 23, 1979.

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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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