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Henry Brewer Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A-0011
Scope and Contents

The Henry Brewer Family Papers consist of business and family correspondence; land grant and title papers; deeds, field notes, and plats; tax receipts; accounts, promissory notes and receipts; resolutions; Baptist Church session minutes and other publications; the Brewer Family Bible [too fragile to handle]; and genealogical materials.

Dates: 1820-1987; Event: Donated in 1963

Orton Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A-0023
Scope and Contents

The letters and business papers included in the Orton Family Papers concern mostly the Sidney Maury Orton family. In addition, many letters concern the Mt. Enterprise Male and Female Academy, where Sidney and Louisa's children attended school. Many of the letters in the collection have typed transcripts.

Dates: 1833-1889

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  • Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources X
  • Subject: Family records X

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Business records 1
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Brewer, Henry 1
Mt. Enterprise Male and Female Academy 1
Orton, Louisa M. 1
Orton, Sidney Maury, 1818-1859 1