Series 9
Memorabilia, 1847-1894
Boxes 47-50, OP 17

Scope and Content Note

Memorabilia, Series 9, contains collected memorabilia items including the wedding dress trim of Helen Graham Rogers Franklin, a dish, sketch, Confederate money, wooden boxes, hymn book of the Methodist Episcopal Church (1847), coin purse, and fabric swatches. Box 49 contains fragile items including a miniature demi-john belonging to Louisa H. Rogers Steele Kendall and original Confederate fifty cents and two dollar bills. The Confederate money has been photocopied and the copies have been placed in Box 47.

Restrictions on Access

Special restrictions apply: Due to preservation concerns, researchers are required to use photocopies of some originals.

Box Folder Content
47 1 [Dress?], no date
47 2 Helen Rogers Franklin: Wedding dress trim, January 3, 1894
47 3 [Helen Rogers Franklin?]: Black lace, no date
47 4 Julia Franklin Roitsch: Cap
47 5 Leaf-shaped dish
47 6 Linen collar
47 7 Paper pattern
47 8 Ink sketches
47 9 Pressed flower: "To My Friend" from Julia Cook Smith
47 10 Civil War envelope made of wallpaper from Bellwood, 1862
47 11 Confederate States of America money: fifty cents bill, two dollar bill (photocopies)
48 1 Greenwood Mills forty nine pound flour sack
48 2 Unidentified cloth sack
48 3 Small wooden box [empty]
48 4 Wooden box with label: Children's hair, Confederate Bible [empty]
48 5 Hymn Book of Methodist Episcopal Church, 1847
48 6 Small case
48 7 Coin purse
48 8 Fabric swatch
OP2 4 Broadsides: "5,000 for You?," no date; Bullfight: Plaza de Toros, 21 de Agosto de 1927
50 Sugar and creamer set
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