The Resource !UNKNOWN LABEL

!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1899-1945
Inclusive dates
1899-1945
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1899-1945, of George C. Peery (1873-1952) of Tazewell County, Virginia, consisting of personal and general correspondence, 1899-1928, containing information mostly on Peery's law practice in Wise and Tazewell County, Virginia; speeches, 1913-1943 and undated, to civic organizations in Virginia, as well as some campaign addresses; campaign files, 1922-1925, which include correspondence; miscellaneous records, including West Point and Naval Academy appointments, 1924-1927, and information on Peery's residence in Wise, Virginia, dated 1908-1909; and scrapbooks
Member of
Action
Accessioned and described
Additional physical form
Scrapbooks on microfilm (misc. reels 2298-2308).
Biographical or historical data
Born in Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia on 28 October 1873. Graduate of Emory and Henry College (1894); Washington and Lee University law school (1897); member of U.S. House of Representatives (1923-1929); governor of Virginia (1934-1938). Died in Richlands, Virginia on 14 October 1952. Buried in Maplewood Cemetery, Tazewell County, Virginia.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vivadoc.pl?file=vi00181.xml
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
  • Inventory
  • Inventory
Extent
7.1
Immediate source of acquisition
Lineberry, Ben H.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000492818
Reproduction note
photocopies.
Type of unit
cu. ft.

Library Locations

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