The Resource Sons of Temperance Charter filed in oversize, box 61 | Some items have been removed for preservation concerns. Photocopies have been provided in their place

Sons of Temperance Charter filed in oversize, box 61 | Some items have been removed for preservation concerns. Photocopies have been provided in their place

Label
1816-1886
Inclusive dates
1816-1886
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1816-1886, of John B. I. Logan (1811-1877) of Salem, Virginia, consisting of letters, accounts and receipts, memorandum books, estate papers of Charles L. Barnett and David Shanks, obituaries of Roanoke County residents, tax receipts, legal papers, clippings, Confederate currency, and miscellaneous ephemera. Topics covered in the letters include family news, weather, travel, health, invitations, and legal and financial matters, as well as Logan's involvement in the Sons of Temperance and the Presbyterian church, including information on meetings, lectures, and group organization. The letters also touch on issues relating to the Civil War, including secession, fatalities, and national politics. Of particular note is a letter, dated 30 November 1859, written by Logan from Harpers Ferry, as well as a letter written by Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson, dated 23 February 1863, concerning the religious faith and spiritual interest of his troops
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Born in Botetourt County, Virginia on 2 June 1811. Lawyer and resident of Salem, Roanoke County, Virginia. Died on 10 December 1877.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
Label
Sons of Temperance Charter filed in oversize, box 61 | Some items have been removed for preservation concerns. Photocopies have been provided in their place
Note
  • Sons of Temperance Charter filed in oversize, box 61
  • Some items have been removed for preservation concerns. Photocopies have been provided in their place
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
.45
Immediate source of acquisition
Armstrong, John I.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000494122
Type of unit
cu. ft.

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