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dc.contributor.authorSteele, John P.
dc.coverage.spatialUnited States (nation)
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-18T05:25:25Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-18T05:25:25Z
dc.date.issued 1866
dc.identifier.citation Steele, John P.. Letter from John Steele to Ellen Steele, Shelbyville, Tennessee, January 10, 1866. 1866. From Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Britton Collection of Early Texas and U.S. Civil War documents, 1597-1903, MS 009. https://hdl.handle.net/1911/27228.
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/27228
dc.description 4 handwritten pages
dc.description.abstract Letter from Steele to his niece, Ellen, principally revealing the sad state of affairs and the lowering of morale in Tennessee and Arkansas during the early years of Reconstruction. Writing from Shelbyville, Tennessee.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.relation.IsPartOfFinding Aid available at http://library.rice.edu/collections/WRC/finding-aids/manuscripts/0009
dc.rights This material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
dc.subject.lcshSteele, John P.--Correspondence
Steele, Ellen--Correspondence
Steele family
Uncles--19th century
Nieces--19th century
Diseases--Tennesee--19th century
Marriage--19th century
Slaves--Emancipation--Tennessee
Women teachers--Texas--19th century
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)--Tennessee--Shelbyville
dc.title Letter from John Steele to Ellen Steele, Shelbyville, Tennessee, January 10, 1866
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the TTI Better Light Super 8K2 digital scan-back system. Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color, adobeRGB1998 color profile, at 600 dpi for graphically intense images and 400 dpi for text. Textual materials are marked up in TEI/XML standard (P5 version).
dc.contributor.funder Funding for the creation of this digitized text is provided by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
dc.date.digital 2008-02-12
dc.format.xmlschema tei-americas-p5
dc.date.original January 10, 1866
dc.subject.localWar
Religion
Conservatism
Labor
Gender
dc.source.collection Britton Collection of Early Texas and U.S. Civil War documents, 1597-1903, MS 009, Box 1 folder 13 item 1, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University. (preferred citation). Contact info: woodson@rice.edu
dc.identifier.original wrc00901130001
dc.identifier.digital aa00097
dc.source.provenance Gifts of Mr. and Mrs. James Lanier Britton, 1971.
dc.type.genre correspondence
dc.type.dcmi Text
dcterms.accessRights public domain


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