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W.E. Funderburk papers

W.E. Funderburk papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: W.E. Funderburk papers
Creator: Funderburk, W. E., active 1873
Inclusive Dates: 1912-1949
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms4089
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

Papers pertaining to W.E. Funderburk, a rural mail carrier from Gladesville, Jasper County, Georgia. Includes documents showing purchase of a parcel post buggy from Lewis & Neville Manufacturing Company in Goshen, Indiana, the purchase and payment for an oil pump from The American Oil Pump and Tank Company, as well as invoices from the Ford Motor Company in Atlanta, Georgia. Includes receipts for dues paid to the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Warren Lodge No. 20 in Griffin, Georgia and a copy of the Freemason's Pocket Compendium. Includes a 1913 copy of the Constitution and By-Laws of the Georgia Rural Letter Carriers Association. Includes a letter to W.E. Funderburk's wife, Mary Lillian Funderburk, from their daughter Lily Mae Funderburk, and a death card announcement for Mittie M. Funderburk in 1924.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

W.E. Funderburk papers, ms4089, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

American Oil Pump and Tank Company
Automobile repair shops -- Georgia.
Families -- Georgia -- Correspondence.
Ford automobile.
Freemasonry -- Georgia.
Jasper County (Ga.) -- History.
Postal service -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11W.E. Funderburk papers, 1912-1949