The Resource Margaret Reed collection

Margaret Reed collection

Label
Margaret Reed collection, 1902-1914
Title
Margaret Reed collection
Inclusive dates
1902-1914
Title variation
Reed Collection,
Title variation date
1902-1914
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Consists of three items, with thirteen pages total, in one legal-sized folder. The items included are a hand written letter from Charles T. O'Ferrall to Mayme Clarke Robinson, a typed transcript of this letter composed by Isabelle Robinson Reed, daughter of Mayme, and a photocopy of Mayme's application to the Walter Burdick chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, (DAR)
  • The letter provides a genealogical history of the O'Ferrall family and its extensions, it is seven pages in length on four sheets of paper; the original pages three and four are missing. A handwritten surrogate for page three is provided. The typed transcript is also missing page four. The application to the DAR is four pages in length and provides genealogical information about the applicant dating back to her great-grandfather James Clarke who served as a Quartermaster under Captain Fox in the American Revolution, and a branch of Charles T. O'Ferrall's family
Cataloging source
VMC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Margaret Reed collection
Link
http://www.lib.jmu.edu/special/manuscripts/2041Reed.aspx
Control code
191883205
Extent
1 folder.
Governing access note
For use, see Special Collections Librarian
Ownership
Gift of Margaret Reed, great-grand daughter of Mayme Clarke Robinson.

Library Locations

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      Carrier Library Second Floor Room 203, MSC 1704, 880 Madison Drive, Harrisonburg, VA, 22807, US
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