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  • Description: foundry
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    • Letter from J. W. Lapsley in Selma, Alabama, to Colin J. McRae.

    • 1862-01-20
    • In the letter Lapsley discusses the foundry in Selma that might be purchased by the Confederate government; he mentions the property, buildings, equipment, and cost. He also describes the iron that could be easily supplied from Shelby County: "From...
    • 2009-09-28
    • Letter from William P. Browne in Mobile, Alabama, to Colin J. McRae.

    • 1862-01-29
    • In the letter Browne discusses the coal that he can supply to the foundry in Selma, if the Confederate government establishes an armory there. He mentions rising costs, diminishing supplies, and transportation difficulties. He plans to be in...
    • 2009-09-28
    • Letter from J. W. Lapsley in Selma, Alabama, to Colin J. McRae.

    • 1862-02-08
    • In the letter Lapsley discusses possible coal supplies to the foundry in Selma, if the Confederate government establishes an armory there. In particular he mentions the estimates given by William P. Browne, who plans to discuss the matter with...
    • 2009-09-28
    • Letter from J. W. Lapsley in Selma, Alabama, to Colin J. McRae.

    • 1862-02-10
    • In the letter Lapsley discusses the foundry in Selma that might be purchased by the Confederate government; he mentions that Francis Strother Lyon, an Alabama representative in the Confederate Congress, approves of the plan.
    • 2009-09-28
    • Letter from H. H. Erwin in Charlotte, Tennessee, to Colin J. McRae.

    • 1862-12-28
    • In the letter Erwin, a purchasing agent for the Confederacy, explains the difficulties he has encountered while trying to take a load of bacon to Confederate soldiers in Alabama. He also discusses several men who might be available to work at the...
    • 2009-09-30
    • "Moulders Wanted."

    • 1863-12-27
    • Advertisement seeking two molders to work at the Jackson Foundry in Demopolis, Alabama.
    • 2010-01-25
    • "Wanted to Hire."

    • 1864-12-04
    • Advertisement seeking two hundred "negro mechanics and laborers" to work at the foundry in Selma, Alabama; board, clothing, and medical service will be provided. The ad also asks for fifteen men to work on a steamboat on the Alabama River, and it...
    • 2010-01-25

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