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H00-1375. Moore, Clarence A. Papers, 1805- 1957. 1.50 linear ft.

 Collection
Identifier: H00-1375

Scope and Contents

This collection consists mostly of information related to Clarence A. Moore of Sparta, Michigan, and his friends and family. Includes materials associated with high school: graduation, teacher's contract, autograph books, a field day souvenir booklet, etc. Ninety-three total images are primarily from the first quarter of the 20th century. A collection of maps dated between 1922-1957 represents various states, counties, and regions of the U.S., as well as India, Burma, and the Northern Hemisphere. Includes immigrant letters written in German (partially translated) from the Sparta area between 1865 and 1883. Of special note is the correspondence of George A. Zimmermann, a soldier fighting for the Union in the Civil War. Also includes a poem written in 1805 upon the death of an infant.

Dates

  • 1805 - 1957

Creator

Extent

1.50 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection consists mostly of information related to Clarence A. Moore of Sparta, Michigan, and his friends and family. Includes materials associated with high school: graduation, teacher's contract, autograph books, a field day souvenir booklet, etc. Ninety-three total images are primarily from the first quarter of the 20th century. A collection of maps dated between 1922-1957 represents various states, counties, and regions of the U.S., as well as India, Burma, and the Northern Hemisphere. Includes immigrant letters written in German (partially translated) from the Sparta area between 1865 and 1883. Of special note is the correspondence of George A. Zimmermann, a soldier fighting for the Union in the Civil War. Also includes a poem written in 1805 upon the death of an infant. Detailed Collection Register available.

Provenance

Clarence A. Moore

Photographs

93 images

Creator

Source

Status
Completed
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Joint Archives of Holland Repository

Contact:
Theil Research Center
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Holland Michigan 49423 United States
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