Rural Retreat (Va.)
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract The collection contains 14 illustrations by Fred and Dorothy Delp. Dr. Fred Delp was a dentist from Rural Retreat, Virginia. The images are mainly of rural and small town life. Several of the drawings were used for James Pickett's Bit of Sunshine, published 1928. The drawings are in charcoal, ink, watercolor, and pencil.
Dates: circa 1928, undated
Abstract The Kirby and Eller Family Letters contain correspondence between the Kirby and Eller families of Ashe County, North Carolina. The letters focus mainly on day-to-day events such as planting and harvesting crops, health and illness, and household tasks, but also include references to the Civil War.
Dates: 1826-1938, undated