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Catalog Number 1973/06.0054
Object Name Papers, Personal
Scope & Content Gallipolis, Ohio, family engaged in flour milling and local civic activities. Papers consist primarily of letters from family members Mary and Charles Aleshire to their brothers and parents. The flour mill business, Charles' service in the Civil War, and Mary's school days in Cincinnati are among topics of discussion.
Title Aleshire Family Papers
Collection Aleshire Family Papers, 1862-1889
Accession number 1973/06.0054
Finding Aids Printed finding aid is available in the Special Collections Dept., James E. Morrow Library, Marshall University.

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Accession 1973/06.0054
People Aleshire, Reuben, 1808-1888
Aleshire, Margaret Shepard, 1813-
Subjects Flour industry
Gallia County (Ohio) -- History
Search Terms Gallia Co., Ohio
Gallipolis, Ohio
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Ohio Volunteer Artillery, 1862-1865
Flour industry
Meal industry
Extent of Description 1 linear foot
Access Conditions Literary rights not assigned to Marshall University.
Year Range from 1862
Year Range to 1889
Dates of Creation 1862-1889
Dates of Accumulation 1862-1889
System of arrangement The papers are arranged in three series: I. Correspondence, II. Miscellany, III. Index