Item Details

Howardsville, Virginia, Papers [manuscript] 1888, 1927-1969

Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Summary
The collection contains letters from Lt. Leroy D. Moring and Malcolm Johnston McLean, both beaux of Helen Larue Fenwick, Howardsville, Va. Topics include the U.S. Army Air Corps, and the T.V.A. project. With these is her college ring, worn by Moring as a good luck charm on flights.
The collection also contains a letter from Thomas S. Martin, 1888, pertaining to a local divorce case; a stamped envelope carried by the Pan American Airways Yankee Clipper, 1939-1940, from Morocco to New York; an aerial photo of Howardsville, Va., 1970 February, showing damage caused by Hurricane Camille, with electrostatic copies marked with keys to the building; and a tag from a World War I military trunk.
Includes diagrams of chemical and physical survey at old Faber lead and zinc mine.
Description
circa 500 items.
Cite as
Howardsville, Va., Papers, 1888, 1927-1969, Accession #15332, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund, 2011/2012.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

  • LEADER 02992cpcaa2200421Ia 4500
    001 u5523427
    003 SIRSI
    008 000000i18881969xxu 000 0 eng d
    040
      
      
    a| VA@ c| VA@ e| dacs
    245
    0
    0
    a| Howardsville, Virginia, papers h| [manuscript], f| 1888, 1927-1969
    300
      
      
    a| circa 500 f| items.
    520
      
      
    a| The collection contains letters from Lt. Leroy D. Moring and Malcolm Johnston McLean, both beaux of Helen Larue Fenwick, Howardsville, Va. Topics include the U.S. Army Air Corps, and the T.V.A. project. With these is her college ring, worn by Moring as a good luck charm on flights.
    520
      
      
    a| The collection also contains a letter from Thomas S. Martin, 1888, pertaining to a local divorce case; a stamped envelope carried by the Pan American Airways Yankee Clipper, 1939-1940, from Morocco to New York; an aerial photo of Howardsville, Va., 1970 February, showing damage caused by Hurricane Camille, with electrostatic copies marked with keys to the building; and a tag from a World War I military trunk.
    520
      
      
    a| Includes diagrams of chemical and physical survey at old Faber lead and zinc mine.
    524
      
      
    a| Howardsville, Va., Papers, 1888, 1927-1969, Accession #15332, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
    590
      
      
    a| SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund, 2011/2012.
    610
    1
    0
    a| United States. b| Army. b| Air Corps.
    610
    2
    0
    a| Tennessee Valley Authority.
    610
    2
    0
    a| Pan American Airways Corporation
    650
      
    0
    a| Divorce z| Virginia y| 19th century.
    651
      
    0
    a| Howardsville (Va.) v| Photographs.
    655
      
    7
    a| Letters (Correspondence) 2| aat
    655
      
    7
    a| Photographs. 2| aat
    655
      
    7
    a| Rings (Jewelry) 2| aat
    700
    1
      
    a| McLean, Helen Larue Fenwick, d| 1907-2003, e| recipient.
    700
    1
      
    a| McLean, Malcolm Johnston, d| 1900-1973, e| correspondent.
    700
      
      
    a| Moring, Leroy D., e| correspondent.
    596
      
      
    a| 10
    999
      
      
    a| MSS 15332 w| ALPHANUM i| 5523427-1001 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT
    999
      
      
    a| MSS 15332 Oversize folder w| ALPHANUM i| X030748151 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT
    999
      
      
    a| MSS 15332 Oversize folder w| ALPHANUM i| X030899002 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT
    999
      
      
    a| MSS 15332 Box 1 w| ALPHANUM i| X030899010 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT
    999
      
      
    a| MSS 15332 Box 2 w| ALPHANUM i| X030899011 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT
    999
      
      
    a| MSS 15332 artifact w| ALPHANUM i| X030867341 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT

Availability

Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Special Collections Special Collections N/A Available
Special Collections Special Collections N/A Available
Special Collections Special Collections N/A Available
Special Collections Special Collections N/A Available
Special Collections Special Collections N/A Available
Special Collections Special Collections N/A Available