The Resource Papers

Papers

Label
Papers, ca, 1912-1918
Title
Papers
Inclusive dates
ca, 1912-1918
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1912-1918, of Henry Stuart Carter (1855-1933) of Russell County, Virginia, containing correspondence pertaining to Stuart's campaign for governor of Virginia, 1912-1913, arranged by city and county and personal correspondence while serving as governor, 1914-1918, arranged alphabetically by correspondent. The personal correspondence chiefly consists of answering appeals for jobs, and Stuart's management of his landholdings. Contents: Box 1, Accomack-Charlotte; Box 2, Charlottesville-Franklin; Box 3, Frederick-Lynchburg; Box 4, Madison-Nottoway; Box 5, Orange-Rockingham; Box 6, Russell-Williamsburg; Box 7, Winchester-Wise; Personal correspondence "A"; Box 8, "B"; Box 9, "C-E"' Box 10, "F-K"; Box 11, "L-Ma"; Box 12, "Me-R"; Box 13, "S-Z."
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Henry Carter Stuart (1855-1933) of Russell County, Virginia was a very successful farmer, with a particular interest in breeding shorthorn cattle. He ran for governor in 1913 and served from 1914-1918.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Papers
Arrangement
Alphabetically by locality and by correspondents chronological thereunder.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
4.55
Immediate source of acquisition
Virginia State Executive Office
Organization method
Organized into two series: gubernatorial campaign and personal correspondence;
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000491967
Type of unit
cubic ft.

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