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Object ID 2000.050.0001
Object Name Letter
Year Range from 1892
Year Range to 1893
Collection Eloise Akpan Collection
Title Arthur William Catesby Smyth Correspondence
Scope & Content This collection consists of correspondence between the donor's grandfather, Arthur William Catesby Smyth and his fiancee Beatrice from 1892-1893. He was living in Orlando and she in England. Smyth was a partner in Smyth & Company Orange Packers and Shippers.

This collection focuses on the personal relationship between Arthur and Beatrice. Arthur also writes about the citrus industry, property prices and social events that have a greater historical importance. Other family members correspondence is included.
Condition Good
Dates of Creation 1892-1893
People Smyth, Arthur William Catesby
Smyth, Beatrice Alice
Search Terms Citrus Industry
Real Estate
Orlando, Florida
Social Activities
Daily Life
Containers Correspondence