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Frederick D. Poisson Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-MS-170

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a copy book of owned by Wilmington attorney Frederick D. Poisson. This particular book still has the instructions for how to use a copying book on the back of the front cover. Poisson recorded debt collection information such as financial transactions and correspondence in the book. Notable Wilmington citizens are mentioned including Cantwell, Carr, Cameron, McIver, MacRae, Pearsall, Sprunt, Sutton, and Waddell. Also includes a letter trying to collect debt from Alfred Moore Waddell.

Dates

  • Creation: 1873-1876

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is unprocessed. Contact staff at the Center for Southeast North Carolina Archives and History (csencah@uncw.edu) for information on access to this collection.

Copyright Statement

Copyright retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United StatesĀ  copyright law.

Extent

1 Container (Contains 1 document box.)

Language of Materials

English

Title
Frederick D. Poisson Collection
Status
Unprocessed
Author
Special Collections Staff
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Randall Library Special Collections Repository

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