Series 1
Correspondence, 1836-1907
Boxes 1-3

Scope and Content Note

Documents contained in Series 1 include personal letters, notes, and envelopes dating from 1836 to 1907, addressed to members of the Oliver family and their friends and associates. The bulk of the material, however, falls within the period of 1850-1875.

Arrangement Note

Organized into four subseries: (1.1) Shelton Oliver papers, (1.2) Lizzie G. Oliver [Willingham] papers, (1.3) Other family members, and (1.4) Friends and associates.

Restrictions on Access

Due to preservation concerns, some original items have been removed [an asterisk notes these materials in the container list] and placed in a separate box. Photocopies have been provided for research use.

Description of Subseries