Manuscript Collection

Files

Download

Download Finding Aid (253 KB)

Identifier

Accession 76

Inclusive Dates

1809-1941

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

252 pieces, .25 linear feet

Language

English

Scope and Content Note

The Sadler Family Papers consist of photocopies of deeds, land grants and wills (1809, 1840-1841, and nd), correspondence and newspaper clippings (1929-1941) with the bulk of the collection consisting of correspondence between members of the Sadler Family of Rock Hill, South Carolina and their friends. Subjects include agriculture, the lives of women during and after the Civil War, the physical and mental condition of the Confederate troops during the War, freedman labor, living standards during Reconstruction, and life in early Rock Hill.

Provenance

The papers of the Sadler Family were received as a deposit by the Archives from Mrs. Betty Sadler on January 25, 1977.

Keywords

Agriculture, Farming, Women, American Civil War, Reconstruction, Rock Hill SC, Sadler Family

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

David Hope Sadler Family Papers - Accession 76

Share

COinS