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Collection Title: Tingle (Melvin R. L.) Mississippi History Collection

Accession Number: AM 2000-105

Inclusive Dates: 1837-1839, 1908

Volume: .20 cu.ft.

Given By: Donated by Mr. Melvin Tingle.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Photocopies of the following originals in Mr. Melvin Tingle's Okla Museum in Decatur, Mississippi:

  1. Business ledger (ca. 1837-1839) of the James Ellis General Store, which operated in Decatur, Mississippi. Decatur, Mississippi
  2. Land deed in Newton County, Mississippi (December 8, 1837) between Isham and Jane Dansby and Benjamin F. Tingle.
  3. Affidavit regarding the character of B. F. Tingle (November 27, 1908).


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