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Lyndall S. Harlow papers

Identifier: AC-326

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two letters from 1973 and the unattributed but genealogically rich "Pioneers of Macon County." Families discussed in the letters include the Taylors and Van Meters of Mason County, West Virginia.


  • 1973, undated


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Biographical Note

Lyndall S. Harlow was born 19 July 1908 in West Virginia and died 20 February 1989.


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Acquisitions Information

Purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in July 2006. Its accession number is AC.2006.037.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, August 2006; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, August 2006.

Missing Title

  1. Harlow, Lyndall
  2. Mason County (WV)
  3. Genealogy
Lyndall S. Harlow papers
Processed by: Kathryn Staley; machine-readable finding aid created by: Kathryn Staley, updated by Kim Sims
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository