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Name of Collection:  Jas. D. Riley, Inc., Collection

Accession Number:  AM14-06                               

Given By:  Carroll Berry  

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the united States (Title 17, United States Code).

Date of Receipt:  January 2, 2014          

Extent:  .25 cu.ft.         

Inclusive Dates:  1913-1915; 1924        

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

Business records of Jas. D. Riley, Inc., in Newhebron, Mississippi. There are handwritten invoices and typed miscellaneous correspondence. There are letters requesting late payments be made immediately, as well as letters to and from prospective customers. Of particular interest is a letter requesting payment of $16.25 for transporting 2 prisoners from Hattiesburg to Newhebron to stand trial for robbing the Hebron Bank dated April 2, 1915.

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