Alfred Neff letters
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Alfred Neff letters

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Neff, Alfred
Title: Alfred Neff letters
Dates: 1878-1880, undated
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet (one half document case)
Identification: ahc.MSS831

Biographical/Historical Note

From October 1878 to about February 1880, Mr. E.W.S. Neff was working for Neff and Company in Cincinnati, Ohio. In February of 1880, Mr. Neff began a job on the Ohio and Mississippi Express Railroad. Additional biographical information about Alfred Neff has not been determined.

Scope and Content Note

These files contain many of the letters E.W.S. Neff wrote his son, Alfred. These letters provide insight into life in the 1800's as well as amusing stories about Mr. Neff's adventures "on the job."

Index Terms

Atlanta (Ga.)--History
Atlanta (Ga.)--Social life and customs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Alfred Neff letters, MSS 831, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1994


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for reasearch.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Container List




11Letter to Charles McSheer, 1892 July 4
2Miscellaneous to Alfred Neff, 1882 January 22, undated
3Letters to Alfred Neff from E.W.S. Neff, 1878, 1886
4Letter to a mother from Charles, 1867 May 9
5Envelopes addressed to Mr. and Mrs. Chas Oliver, undated
6Letter to E.W.S. Neff from Alfred Neff, 1898 December 5