Gale Carr Archival Papers

Authors

James Gale Carr

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Description

This handwritten letter from Gale Carr to his wife, Florence, discusses various aspects of his job as a dairy production manager at the Shelby County Penal Farm, including the health of the herd, a visit from the county commissioner, and the lack of dairy stock skills among the laborers. He also describes the necessity of learning some basic veterinary skills due to the lack of the veterinarian's attention to the herd and his plans for the family livestock once the family moves to Tennessee.

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Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Publication Date

12-2-1931

Time Period

1930-1939

Geographic Location

Tennessee

Object Type

text

Format (original)

correspondence: 5 p.

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MFM_MSS_650_1931-12-02_Letter-to-Florence-Carr

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Manuscripts Division, The Gale Carr Papers, Box 1, Folder 4

Repository

Manuscripts

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Handwritten Letter, Gale Carr to Florence Carr, December 2, 1931

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