Sylvester Bailey Letterbooks
This collection consists of two Memphis court letterbooks for Judge Sylvester Bailey. The letterbooks contain handwritten copies of his professional and personal correspondence between March 5, 1845-September 4, 1851.
- 1845 March 5-1851 September 4
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This collection consists of two court letterbooks for Judge Sylvester Bailey of Memphis containing copies of his correspondence between March 5, 1845-September 4, 1851.
Sylvester Bailey was the first mayor of South Memphis, which was incorporated January 6, 1846.
This collection consists of two folders.
Acquired by Special Collections October 19, 2006.