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Nettie Powell Moore letters

Label
Nettie Powell Moore letters, 1899-1952
Title
Nettie Powell Moore letters
Inclusive dates
1899-1952
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letters, 1899-1952, written to Nettie Powell Moore (1885-1968) of Mathews County, Virginia, from her cousins and friends in Lancaster County and Norfolk, Virginia and Baltimore, Maryland. The majority of the letters were written between 1905-1909, prior to her marriage. Subjects include school, parties, weddings, courtship, visits, health, and the weather
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Biographical or historical data
Nettie Lee Powell was born on 22 June 1885. She was the daughter of George Washington Powell (1840-1916) and Cincinatta Edwards (1843-1925) of Cricket Hill, Mathews County, Virginia. She married Samuel James Moore (1876-1939) on 15 April 1909. They later lived in Middlesex County, Virginia, where he was a merchant. Nettie Powell Moore died on 1 April 1968 in Havre de Grace, Maryland. She and her husband are buried in Norris Cemetery in Deltaville, Virginia.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Nettie Powell Moore letters
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
.35
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Crown Collectibles
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001680157
Type of unit
cu. ft. (1 box)

Library Locations

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