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Label
1850-1952
Inclusive dates
1850-1952
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Papers, 1850-1952, of the Gresham family of Lancaster County, Virginia. SERIES I is on MISCELLANEOUS REEL 2657. Items in the series include certificates, clippings, a composition book, 1856-1857, owned by Mary Stuart Harvey Gresham (1841-1925), correspondence, 1851-1950, deeds, diary, 1926, of Emily R. Gresham, greeting cards, Gresham family genealogical notes, a history of Lancaster High School, Kelley family genealogical notes, obituaries, photographs, Pinckard-Ball family genealogical notes, postcards, Lancaster County property tax receipts, 1921, teacher's contract, 1908, for Genevieve Pinckard, and wedding invitations
  • SERIES II is on MISCELLANEOUS REELS 2657-2659. MISCELLANEOUS REEL 2657 contains autograph books, 1850-1858. MISCELLANEOUS REEL 2658 has ledgers, ca. 1850-1900, consisting of miscellaneous accounts, clippings, and poetry. MISCELLANEOUS REEL 2659 houses an attorney's fee book, 1906-1908, for Harvey S. Gresham, an account book, 1896-1898, for Gresham and Chilton (Lancaster County, Virginia), an account book for Phillip Mercer Gresham, 1929-1935, a student physiology and chemistry notebook, a scrapbook of Charles Louis Hammack, 1930, a minute book of the Lancaster Garden Club, 1929-1930, photo albums, a postmaster commission of Mary Stuart Harvey Gresham, 1877, diplomas of Elizabeth Stuart Gresham Hammack (1913-1992) and Charles Louis Hammack (1910-1988) and miscellaneous material
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
Location of originals duplicates
Mary Ball Washington Museum and Library
Label
(microform)
Note
A container list of SERIES I and II created by the lending institution is located at the front of Misc. reels 2657-2659
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
3
Immediate source of acquisition
Mary Ball Washington Museum and Library
Organization method
Arranged in two series on the reels: SERIES I (Misc. reel 2657), Correspondence and subject files; and SERIES II (Misc. reels 2657-2659), Albums, ledgers and oversize items.
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000503225
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Terms governing use
Permission to copy must be obtained from Mary Ball Washington Museum and Library, P. O. Box 97, Lancaster, Virginia 22503.
Type of unit
reels.

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