Papers of John Powell [manuscript] : regarding Powell and the Norfleet and Scott families, 1845-1957.

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Powell, John, 1882-1963. Papers of John Powell [manuscript] : regarding Powell and the Norfleet and Scott families, 1845-1957.

Papers of John Powell [manuscript] : regarding Powell and the Norfleet and Scott families, 1845-1957.

The collection includes letters, 1944-1960, from John and Louise Burleigh Powell to servants John and Lydia Banks; photographs of John Powell; obituaries for the Powells; a postcard from Lord and Lady Astor; a signed calling card from Theodore Roosevelt; a printed anecdote about Robert E. Lee signed by Jo Lane Stern; printed material re "the Lost Colony"; a script from a pageant "The cavalcade of the cavaliers" by Jan Isbelle Fortune for the Richmond Bicentennial 1938; a scrapbook of newsclippings, 1939-1941, many re Massanutten Academy, Woodstock, Virginia; and seventeen cased ambrotypes, daguerreotypes and a tintype of Norfleet and Scott family members.

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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 ...

Fortune, Jan I. (Jan Isbelle), 1892-

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Virginia Capital Bicentennial Commission.

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Green, Paul, 1894-1981

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Paul Eliot Green(1894-1981) was a Southern playwright, poet, and novelist. Born in Lillington, North Carolina, Green lived in the state all of his life and tried to capture in his writings the culture and heritage of the American South, concentrating on the experiences of tenant farmers, mill workers, Native Americans and African Americans. Green studied at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill under folk dramatist Frederick Koch of the Carolina Playmakers. After an interruption of his ...

Stern, Jo Lane.

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Powell, Louise Burleigh, 1890-1961

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Powell, John, 1882-1963

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American pianist and composer. From the description of "Sonata Teutonica." (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270568733 From the description of Papers : of John Powell, 1888-1979. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 30793227 Pianist and composer. From the description of Papers of John Powell [manuscript] : regarding Powell and the Norfleet and Scott families, 1845-1957. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647810702 John Powell Fo...

Banks, Lydia

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Norfleet family.

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Banks, John, active 1849-1851

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South Carolina resident. From the description of Letter, 1784. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 31427851 ...

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

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Roosevelt, 26th U.S. president, served 1901-1909. From the description of DS, 1904 March 1. : Washington, D.C. Homestead Certificate. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 15210791 26th president of the United States, 1901-1909. From the description of Theodore Roosevelt letters, 1917, 1918. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 213408920 Roosevelt was then Governor of New York. Chapman was one of the founders of the New York St...

Massanutten Academy .Woodstock, VA)

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Norfleet, Elizabeth Copeland

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Scott family.

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