The Resource Prentiss Price papers

Prentiss Price papers

Label
Prentiss Price papers, 1969-1979
Title
Prentiss Price papers
Inclusive dates
1969-1979
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1969-1979, of Prentiss Price (1910-1979) of Richmond, Virginia, consisting of his research on the genealogies of various Virginia families, including Bolling, Buckner, Eppes, Lanier, Lewis, Meriwether, Price, Robertson, Smith, Stith, Washington, and Winston. Papers also include genealogical material filed by geographic area consisting of Amelia, Amherst, Brunswick, Charles City, Chesterfield, Essex, Hanover, James City, King George, New Kent, Pittsylvania, Stafford, Sussex, and Warwick Counties, and Petersburg and Richmond, Virginia, and North Carolina, Tennessee, and West Virginia. Papers also contain correspondence regarding Price's research and materials from various published and unpublished sources. Finding aid lists all families with records in the collection
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Biographical or historical data
Prentiss Price (1910-1979) was born in Hominy, Oklahoma, and graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1931. Price conducted post-graduate work at Columbia University. He worked for the American Tobacco Company during World War II, and moved to Richmond, Virginia, in 1965.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Prentiss Price papers
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
6
Immediate source of acquisition
Estate of Prentiss Price
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001536706
Type of unit
cu. ft.

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