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Appler family papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS950

Scope and Content

The David William Appler papers are composed mainly of the bills and receipts of David William Appler. There are also bills and receipts of Mrs. Ida Appler Vreeland, a daughter of Mr. Appler's. Finally, there are newspaper clippings, advertisements, two checkbooks, handwritten notes, and a minimal amount of correspondence.


  • 1912-1952, undated


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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.

Administrative/Biographical History

David William Appler worked for the Central of Georgia Railroad Company in various capacities including division freight agent and general agent. He was married and one of his children, Mrs. Ida Appler Vreeland was married to Mr. A.C. Vreeland. Ema Appler Vreeland and William Appler, a nephew of Ida's, were relatives of David William Appler's. Mr. Appler lived in the City of Atlanta at 35 Baker Street. The residence was later moved to 6 East Shadowlawn Avenue. Additional biographical information about the Appler family has not been determined.


0.42 linear ft. (one document case)



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased, 1983

Description Control

This collection was processed in 1999.

Appler family papers
Laura Starratt
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305