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Inez Martin Correspondence

 Collection — Box: J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-798

Scope and Contents

The correspondence consists entirely of letters addressed to Inez Martin. The primary correspondent is Walter of Eden's Ridge, Tennessee. The tone of most of the letters is of friendship, though some later letters indicate a romantic relationship. The final letter discusses marriage. Topics include social events, sickness and death, visiting, a fair in Johnson City, and school. There are references to Professor and Mrs. Ketron; Joseph Ketron was the principal of Kingsley Seminary in Bloomingdale, Tennessee until his death in 1901.

Dates

  • 1898-1899, 1904

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research. Digital content available here: Inez Martin Correspondence

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

Extent

0.05 linear feet (in one folder)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Anonymous gift, August 2009, accession number 2009-072.

Processing Information

Georgia Greer completed processing the collection in February 2011.

Status
Completed
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

Contact:
PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA
423-439-4338
423/439-4338