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Ruth Barnes Collection

Identifier: SM 80-15
The collection contains the following:

(1) "The World's Greatest War" published c. 1917 by the Atlanta Semi-Weekly Journal (Atlanta, GA), and containing pictures, statistics, maps, and Woodrow Wilson's war proclamation and message to Congress relative to World War I.

(2) Copy of a picture of a late nineteenth or early twentieth century Alexander family (of North Carolina) reunion.

(3) Copy of a 1911 preaching license issued to Grant Wood of the Buck Creek Baptist Church (near Highlands, NC).


  • 1911 - 1917

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