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Title Letter from S. Simpson in Milton, North Carolina, to William Watts, in Big Lick, Virginia, Asking for News About Collecting a Note with a Complicated History, with a Separate Sheet Used as an Envelope
Dates of Creation June 9, 1845
Scope & Content Letter from S. Simpson in Milton, North Carolina, to William Watts, in Big Lick (Roanoke), Virginia, asking for news about collecting a note signed by Thomas A. Griffin, originally given to Col. G. Towns for collection, forwarded by him to Watts; with a separate sheet used as an envelope. Transcription by English Showalter accompanies the document.
Year Range from 1845.0
Creator Simpson, S.
Year Range to 1845.0
Copyrights All rights belong to the History Museum of Western Virginia without restriction.
Subjects Debt
Debt collection
Note
Relocation
Security
Settlement
Search Terms Big Lick, Virginia
Memphis, Tennessee
Milton, North Carolina
North Carolina
Roanoke County, Virginia
Tennessee
Virginia
People Griffin, Thom. A.
Simpson, S.
Townes, G.
Watts, William
Collection Letter - Watts Collection
Imagefile 047\199826344.JPG
Number of images 6.0
Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 1998.26.344
Extent of Description Letter - size 6 1/2" x 7 7/8" Envelope - size 7 7/8" x 9 3/4"
2 sheets, text side 1, address side 3, folded for filing, notation side 4, side 2 blank