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Guide to the Malvern Hill Omohundro Papers, 1866-1926 and undated

Abstract

Lawyer, merchant, real estate agent, poultry farmer, and sawmill businessman, of Radford, Roanoke, and Richmond, Va.

Business papers, together with correspondence relating to a book Omohundro intended to write, and a diary of a student at Hollins College. Subjects include land acquisition in Virginia, the government of Richmond, and farming problems.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Omohundro, Malvern Hill, b. 1866.
Title
Malvern Hill Omohundro papers 1866-1926 and undated
Language of Material
English
Extent
18.9 Linear Feet, 14,143 Items
Location
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Contents of the Collection

1866-1899
Box 1
1900 Jan.-Aug.
Box 2
1902-1903
Box 3
1901 June-Dec.
Box 4
1904-1905
Box 5
1904-1905
Box 6
1906-1907 Oct.
Box 7
1907 Nov.-1909 Aug.
Box 8
1909 Sept.-1910 Aug.
Box 9
1910 Sept.-1911 June
Box 10
1911 July-Dec.
Box 11
1912 Jan.-June
Box 12
1912 July-1913 May
Box 13
1913 June-1914 May
Box 14
1914 June-Dec.
Box 15
1915-1916 Feb.
Box 16
1916 Mar.-Dec.
Box 17
1917-1921
Box 18
1922-1924
Box 19
1925-1926 and undated
Box 20
Legal papers
Box 21
Miscellaneous materials
Box 21
1907
Box 22
1917-1919
Box 23-24
Volume
Volume M:6729

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Malvern Hill Omohundro Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University

Provenance

The Malvern Hill Omohundro Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 1954.

Processing Information

Processed by Rubenstein Library Staff

Encoded by Ted Holt, May 2008

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and our local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.