Preliminary Guide to the Alpheus Augustus Hurst Papers, 1816-1950

Collection Overview

Ledgers (hard back and composition book), legal documents, family correspondence, almanacs, advertisements, and pamphlets.

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Collection Details

Collection Number
Alpheus Augustus Hurst papers
Hurst, Alpheus Augustus
2 Linear Feet, 1340 Items
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library

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[Identification of item], Alpheus Augustus Hurst Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Contents of Box 1:
Box 1
Legal Papers, 1825-1900s
Box 1
Legal Papers, 1910-1928
Box 1
Contents of Box 2:
Box 2
Letters, 1816-1900
Box 2
Letters, 1901-1950
Box 2
Contents of Box 3:
Box 3
Miscellany, 1880-1928
Box 3
Bills and Receipts, 1818-1890s
Box 3
Bills and Receipts, 1900-1928
Box 3
Printed Material, 1879-1935
Box 3
Contents of Box 4:
Box 4
Volumes (23)
Box 4
Miscellaneous Oversize Material
Oversize-folder 1

Historical Note

Alabama judge.

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The Alpheus Augustus Hurst Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library in 1957.

Processing Information

Completed March 4, 1998

Encoded by Walt Evans

This collection is unprocessed: materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.