Richard Benbury Creecy (1813-1908) Papers, PC.1590


Richard Benbury Creecy (1813-1908) Papers, PC.1590

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Richard Benbury Creecy (1813-1908) Papers
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1890-1907, 1936, 1953
State Archives of North Carolina

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    Collection Overview

    Papers of Col. R. B. Creecy, editor of the Economist (Elizabeth City), chiefly his letters to son in St. Louis and letters to Creecy (1892-1898) on local history and families and on Democratic and fusion politics. Correspondents include S. A. Ashe, Charles B. Aycock, John Spencer Bassett, Thomas H. Briggs, Jr., Josephus Daniels, Fred A. Olds, and W. O. Temple of South Dakota about law and fusion politics there. Also typed copy of article on Creecy; genealogical information on Creecys and Benburys; and an issue of the Academy (Salem), Feb., 1898.

    Contents of the Collection

    Subject Headings

  1. Creecy, R. B.
  2. Creecy Family
  3. Ashe, S. A.
  4. Aycock, Charles B. (Charles Brantley), 1859-1912
  5. Bassett, John Spencer
  6. Briggs, Thomas H., Jr.
  7. Daniels, Josephus
  8. Olds, Fred A.
  9. Temple, W. O.
  10. Benbury Family
  11. Economist (Elizabeth City, N.C.)
  12. Democratic Party (U.S.)
  13. Colonels
  14. Editors
  15. Family
  16. ACADEMY (Salem)
  17. Politics, Practical
  18. Local history
  19. Law
  20. St. Louis (Mo.)
  21. South Dakota