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Folder 3

 Container

Contains 33 Collections and/or Records:

Folder 3, 1881

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id61752
Scope and Contents From the Series: Letters from U.S. Senator Harrison Holt Riddleberger to his wife Emma Belew Riddleberger and a few letters to his children. The letters cover a variety of topics including Senate business and bills. Boxes 1 and 2.

Harrison Holt Riddleberger to wife Emma Belew Riddleberger, [1881]

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id162664
Scope and Contents Delegates have arrived from Virginia for a committee meeting.

Harrison Holt Riddleberger, Petersburg, Va. to wife Emma Belew Riddleberger, [1881]

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id162665
Scope and Contents Gen. M. [General Mahone] is compelled to postpone his appointment. Will return home Friday and Saturday. Will meet some friends in Norfolk.

Harrison Holt Riddleberger, Richmond, Va. to wife Emma Belew Riddleberger, January 9, 1881

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id162666
Scope and Contents From the Series: Letters from U.S. Senator Harrison Holt Riddleberger to his wife Emma Belew Riddleberger and a few letters to his children. The letters cover a variety of topics including Senate business and bills. Boxes 1 and 2.

Harrison Holt Riddleberger, Richmond, Va. to wife Emma Belew Riddleberger, January 13, 1881

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id162667
Scope and Contents Has received letters about a small pox threat. Hopes that his wife and children will be vaccinated. He was vaccinated on Sunday night, because there have been 100 cases in the city.

Harrison Holt Riddleberger, Washington, D.C. to wife Emma Belew Riddleberger, March 22, 1881

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id162668
Scope and Contents He is sending ribbons for his daughters and is preparing to go home.

Harrison Holt Riddleberger, Washington, D.C. to wife Emma Belew Riddleberger, March 24, 1881

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id162669
Scope and Contents He has been nominated for the position of Sargent at Arms and there has been debate about this position. Debate directed against the debt bill.

Harrison Holt Riddleberger, Washington, D.C. to wife Emma Belew Riddleberger, April 7, 1881

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id162671
Scope and Contents U.S. Senate Chamber letterhead. Senate has adjourned and he believes that the controversy will end soon. Claims that he is preparing his indictment for the grand jury and the "men now in jail."