The Resource Miscellaneous papers of the Gilmer family, (manuscript)

Miscellaneous papers of the Gilmer family, (manuscript)

Label
Miscellaneous papers of the Gilmer family, 1914-1978
Title
Miscellaneous papers of the Gilmer family
Inclusive dates
1914-1978
Contributor
Correspondent
Recipient
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The collection contains an invoice for paint and linseed oil from the Charlottesville Hardware Company, 1920 January 31; a list of subjects and loaners in a Bayly Museum exhibit of early views of Albemarle County, Va., ante 1947; letters from Mary Ridgeway Gilmer to Ruth Gilmer, 1950 December 11 and 1963 September 6 and 10, sending thanks for a pleasant visit , conveying family news, and listing Gilmer antiques and art in her possession; a routine letter from Harry F. Byrd, Jr., thanking George Gilmer for his support, 1976 June 8; and letters from Julius Barclay and David Lawall, 1976 and 1978, thanking the Gilmers and Betsy Gilmer Tremain for their suport ot the University of Virginia Library and Art Museum
  • The collection also contains correspondence, 1914-1928, between Frank and George Gilmer and U.S. Senator Thomas S. Martin concerning patronage and routine requests. There is also some correspondence with Senator Claude Swanson regarding his re-election campaign in 1921 and radio reception; and with Carter Glass on radio reception
Cataloging source
VA@
Label
Miscellaneous papers of the Gilmer family, (manuscript)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • Special Collections
Extent
34
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u3895569
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a3895569
  • (OCoLC)647926589
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

    • Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections LibraryBorrow it
      160 McCormick Road, Charlottesville, VA, 22904, US
      38.0364566 -78.5053683
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