Cockrell Family Correspondence
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of one original letter to Alexander Cockrell, a student at Washington and Lee University, from Miss Sallie Bullington, a family friend; one photocopy of a letter dated Oct. 24, 1874, from Frank Cockrell, a student at Washington and Lee, to his brother Alexander, a graduate of Washington and Lee; and a photocopy of a letter dated Dec. 25, 1875, from Frank Cockrell to his mother.
- Creation: Inclusive 1872-1875
- Bullington, Sallie (Correspondent, Person)
- Cockrell, Alexander F. (Correspondent, Person)
- Cockrell, Francis Marion (Correspondent, Person)
Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
Frank Cockrell and Alexander Cockrell were both students at Washington and Lee University.
Language of Materials
This collection is housed in a box containing WLU collections 0183-0187.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Maurice F. Cockrell.
Existence and Location of Originals
Some of the letters in the collection are photocopies. Maurice F. Cockrell owns the orginals.
Blue sheet prepared by Susan L. Gates (12/12/88)
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