Photograph album chiefly of the Minor, Southall and Venable families of Charlottesville, Va., ca. 1860-1900.

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Barclay, Julius Preston, 1924-. Photograph album chiefly of the Minor, Southall and Venable families of Charlottesville, Va., ca. 1860-1900.

Photograph album chiefly of the Minor, Southall and Venable families of Charlottesville, Va., ca. 1860-1900.

Members of the families depicted include John B. Minor, Charles L. Minor, Raleigh C. Minor, James C. Southall, James P.C. Southall, Stephen O. Southall, and Frank Venable. A Michael Miley photograph of Robert E. Lee in 1865 is included. In addition there are photographs of Wade Hampton, 1877, Stephen D. Lee, the Rev. George Petrie, and Justus Scheibert.

65 photographs ; Cabinet card or smaller.

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Scheibert, J. (Justus), 1831-1903

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Venable, F. P. (Francis Preston), 1856-1934

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Francis P. Venable, son of Charles Scott Venable, aid-de-camp to General Robert E. Lee, 1862-1865, and professor of mathematics, University of Virginia, 1865-1896, was born 17 November 1856 in Farmville, Virginia. In 1893 Venable identified calcium carbide, thereby laying the foundation for the success of the Union Carbide Corporation--but was never financially rewarded for this discoverry. From 1900-1914 he served as president of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In 1930 Venable ...

Minor family

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Miley, Michael, 1841-1918

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Minor, Charles L. C. (Charles Landon Carter), 1835-1903

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Charles Landon Carter Minor was born December 3, 1835 in Hanover, Virginia to Lucius H. Minor and Catherine Frances Berkeley Minor. Charles Minor attended the University of Virginia, graduating with a Mater of the Arts in 1858. During the Civil War, Minor served under Stonewall Jackson and saw action at Manassas and in battles around Richmond. Following the war he started a private school, but soon was offered and accepted the position of President at the Maryland Agricultural Colle...

Southall, Stephen Valentine, 1830-

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Southall, James C. (James Cocke), 1827-1897

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Venable, Charles Scott, 1877-1961

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San Antonio physician and founder of the Lee Surgical Hospital in 1909. Dr. Venable, along with Walter G. Stuck and Asa Beach, was the author of a series of papers in the 1940's on the internal fixation of fractures using the alloy Vitallium, previously used only in dental appliances. This research attracted world-wide attention. Dr. Venable was also instrumental in the establishment of the San Antonio Free Clinic, and was a charter member of the Texas Surgical Society and served as its presiden...

Southall, James P. C. (James Powell Cocke), 1871-

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Minor, Raleigh C.

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University of Virginia Law professor. From the description of Letter, University of Virginia to Mrs. A.G. Lockridge, Mt. Sterling, Ky. [manuscript], 1898 December 12. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647817207 ...

Lee, Robert Edward, 1807-1870

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Robert Edward Lee (1807-1870) served as General of the Confederate Army in the U.S. Civil War and was president of Washington College in Lexington, Virginia from 1865 to 1870. Lee spent the first twenty-three years of his military career in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. From 1837 to 1841 he was superintending engineer for the harbor of St. Louis and the upper Mississippi and Missouri rivers. Robert E. Lee was a United States Army officer, 1829-1861; commander of Virginia forces in the ...

Southall family

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Petrie, George L. (George Laurens), 1840-

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Pastor, Charlottesville Presbyterian Church. From the description of Addresses by George Laurens Petrie, 1917-1920. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32135328 George Laurens Petrie was graduated from Davidson College in 1859. He was a member of the Philanthropic Society. He attended Columbia Theological Seminary and served as a chaplain in the Confederate Army. He was a pastor in Greenville, Alabama, Petersburg and Charlottesville, Virginia. From the ...

Hampton, Wade, 1818-1902

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Wade Hampton (1818-1902) was a planter, Confederate officer, governor of South Carolina, and United States senator. From the guide to the Wade Hampton Papers, ., 1813-1891, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.) South Carolina governor. From the description of Letter : Columbia, S.C., to Gen. Conner, 1880 October 31. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 32140158 Confederate Army off...

Venable family

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Lee, Stephen D. (Stephen Dill), 1833-1908

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Planter, U.S. and Confederate army officer. From the description of ALS : Columbus, Miss., to Charles Colcock Jones, 1883 Dec. 23. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122442865 From the description of ALS : Columbus, Miss., to Charles Colcock Jones, 1883 Nov. 15. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 86156169 Lieutenant General, C.S.A.; President, Mississippi Agricultural and Mechanical College; and Mississippi state legislator; nat...

Minor, John B. (John Barbee), 1813-1895

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University of Virginia professor. From the description of Letter, University of Virginia, to S.D. Cabaniss, Huntsville, Ala. [manuscript] 1867 April 3. 1867. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647960869 Professor of law at the University of Virginia. From the description of Papers of John B. Minor, 1843-1892. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 31254303 John B. Minor, b. Louisa County, Va. Attended University of Virginia, graduating ...

Barclay, Julius Preston, 1924-

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Mr. Barclay was a member of the University faculty from1973 to 1989. From the description of Papers of Julius P. Barclay [manuscript], 1957-1976. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647925142 ...

Southall, Stephen Osborne, 1816-1884.

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