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Abingdon (Va.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

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.

Dates: 1925-1938

Judge David Campbell Cummings, Jr. memorial broadside

Identifier: AC-1113
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one broadside which memoralizes the late Judge David Campbell Cummings, Jr. It was provided with the "compliments of Virginia Republican." The broadside was written by M. H. Honaker, James L. White, and L. P. Summers and addressed to the Honorable Francis B. Hutton, Judge of the Circuit Court of Washington County, Virginia. The writers provide biographical information about Cummings, including noting his different career achievements, as well as descriptions about...
Dates: circa 1913 April

Paris F. French papers

Identifier: AC-658
Scope and Contents

This collection includes tax receipts, promissory notes, land deeds, insurance assessments, and correspondence belonging to Paris French of Abingdon, Virginia. Some items pretain specifically to Washington and Smyth Counties, Virginia. Of particular note is a contract for a 1919 Ford Touring car. A few items were written by French's wife, Josephine.

Dates: 1886-1932