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William Wilson letters

 Collection — Box: 158
Identifier: MSS 77-6

Scope and Contents

Six letters written by William Wilson to his sister Lucretia Wilson Dutton (Mrs. Asa). Five of the letters are written from Tallahassee, Florida, and offer some interesting material about the area in the 1820s through early 1850s.


  • created: 1827-1846


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to all researchers. Some restrictions may apply regarding publication of the materials and the donor file should be referred to for those requests.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Biographical or Historical Information

William Wilson graduated from the University of Vermont, class of 1826.


6.00 items

0 Linear Feet

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Source of Acquisition

Gift of T. D. Seymour Bassett

Processing Information

Processed April 18, 1977

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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

116 Honors Way
PO Box 3062047
Tallahassee FL 32306-2047 US