Mary Bryan Hollister collection, 1796-1960 [manuscript]

Hollister, Mary Bryan

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0.073 cubic feet (42 items).
Papers of the King, Slover, Taylor, Hollister, Bryan, and related families, consisting of correspondence, poems, financial papers, legal records, and genealogies. Isaac Taylor materials include a typescript of his estate inventory complete with a detailed account of plantation equipment; slaves, along with their age and monetary value; household and kitchen furniture. Also includes an essay on Revolutionary War Brigadier General William Bryan of Craven County; documents (1799-1800) pertaining to the sloop the RAINBOW, which was captured by a French privateer; slave bill of sale; description of travel to Paris, France (1828); biographical sketch, notes, and correspondence related to Revolutionary War Brigadier General William Bryan; description of voyages from New Bern, N.C., to Newport, R.I., and from New Bern to New York by boat and railroad (1833).
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Mary Bryan Hollister Collection (#86), Special Collections Department, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Photocopy Greenville, N.C. East Carolina University, 1969.
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

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