Ames family letters

Ames family letters

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Ames family
Title: Ames family letters
Dates: 1872, 1875, 1905
Quantity: 1.0 folder
Coll. Number: ms3038

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence from Mr. and Mrs. James Tyler Ames in Roswell, Georgia to their daughter Sarah in Chicopee, Massachusetts during 1872. Correspondence regards weather, travel, family matters, and James Ames’ health, with some mention of the family business. Two letters regarding the mineral corundum are written to Ames from Mark Cooper. The collection also includes correspondence from Papa Ames to Nellie dated 1875, and correspondence from Charles Bass to Sarah regarding the death of Albert C. Woodworth in 1905.


Index Terms

Ames Manufacturing Company.
Ames, James Tyler, 1810-1883 -- Family
Correspondence
Corundum.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Ames family letters, ms 3038, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Letters, 1872, 1875, 1905