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William Estes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 95-3
Personal papers of William Estes and related family of Swain County, North Carolina. The papers include personal and/or business correspondence; papers related to Estes' capacity as a judicial official (court summons or actions; warrants; notices of actions, petitions, and decisions; agreements); property and land related papers (notices, transactions, surveys, etc.); receipts and memorandum & account booklets; surveys and reports on stills and distilleries, road duty, or schools; promissory notes; Estes' commission as a 1st Lieutenant in the North Carolina militia (April 20, 1862); vouchers for clay hauled (1910); ephemeral printed items, books, business forms, and a photograph.

Dates

  • 1851 - 1923

Creator

Condition Description

Fair to good

Conditions Governing Use

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Extent

1 Linear Feet