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Ellwood Anderson Hawkins letters

Identifier: AC-664

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of letters written to Ellwood Anderson Hawkins of Abingdon, Virginia. The majority were written by her husband, C. F. (Charles Franklin), during their courtship, though there are some written after their marriage. The primary subject of the letters is marriage.


  • 1925-1938



All materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The materials from Appalachian State University Libraries' Special Collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The nature of these collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. As a result, the user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Conditions Governing Use

Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the Appalachian State University assumes no responsibility.

Biographical Note

Ellwood Anderson Hawkins was born on March 9, 1905 and died on November 10, 1980. She was married to Charles Franklin Hawkins, and they lived in Abingdon, Virginia.


0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Acquisitions Information

This collection was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in 2009 and accessioned as AC.2009.039.

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, June 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Ellwood Anderson Hawkins letters
Processed by Anita Elliott, updated by Kim Sims
June 12, 2013
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository