The Resource Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial Commission Collection

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial Commission Collection

Label
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial Commission Collection, 1817-1992
Title
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial Commission Collection
Inclusive dates
1817-1992
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection, 1817-1992, of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial Commission consisting of digital images of Bible records, deeds, genealogical notes, maps, marriage records, membership cards, military passes, photographs, and receipts relating to the Lipscomb, Morgan, and Russell families of Brunswick and Cumberland Counties and Farmville and Petersburg, Virginia. Papers concern the families of James F. Lipscomb (1830-1893) and Peter G. Morgan (1817-1890), two of the first African Americans elected to the Virginia general assembly. Contributed as part of the Family Reunion: African American Descendants of the Underwood Convention Delegates and Reconstruction Legislators event sponsored by the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial Commission (Virginia). Collection is available on-line
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial Commission Collection
Link
http://digitool1.lva.lib.va.us:8881/R?func=collections-result&collection_id=2819
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
The collection is
Extent
15
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Echeverria, Shelly
  • Lipscomb, Florence
  • Russell, Henry P., Jr.
  • Hairston, Ruth M.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001716038
Reproduction note
Digital scans.
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
images.

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Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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