Library & Archives
Elias S. Longstreet, Jr.
Papers, 1895 - 1923
Processed by Jean Houston
Edited by Barbara Carver Smith
Monmouth County Historical Association
70 Court Street
Freehold, New Jersey 07728
DESCRIPTION OF COLLECTION
This collection contains newspaper clippings, correspondence, and ephemera related primarily to the Spanish American War. These include the notification Elias received from the military to report for duty, letters from the front, and reunion material. Some personal items are also included, including material related to marriages, high school graduations, and a passport.
Provenance: Acc. # 1979.13
Size of Collection: Approx. 33 items
For an item-level description of container contents, please see the hard-copy finding aid in the librarian's office.
Box # / Folder # / Contents
1 / 1 / Newspaper clippings, 1900 - 1917, n.d.
1 / 2 / Correspondence, 1898 July 2 - August 14, n.d. 6 items
1 / 3 / Ephemera, 1895 June 16 - 1923, n.d. 13 items
1 / 4 / Photographs. Carline and Elias Longstreet. 2 items
1 / 5 / Historical Miscellany. Includes a history of Asbury Park, a Log Book written in Spanish, and some Genealogical material. 4 items
This page last updated 14 July 2008.