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Diehl, George West


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Diehl and Zink Family Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0122
Scope and Contents This collection contains personal papers, manuscripts, and notes of Dr. George West Diehl, articles on local history, and the genealogical papers of Mr. and Mrs. Zink, who donated the collection. The collection consists of more than 1,000 folders on Rockbridge County genealogy and history arranged by subject. Charles E. Zink, Dr. Diehl's foster son, contributed additional material to some of the genealogical files after Diehl's death in 1975.The personal papers include manuscripts of Dr....
Dates: Other: 1905 - 1980

Diehl, Dr. George West

 File — Box 2, Folder: 42
Scope and Contents

This folder also contains personal notes from Leighton on geneological facts related to Dr. Diehl and his work in the Lexington News Gazette.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1970 - 2010

Diehl, George West, 1975

 File — Box 3, Folder: 35

History - Diehl, 1970

 File — RHS Collection #0078, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents

This file consists of copies of a serialized newspaper publication documenting the history of Lexington, Virginia.

Dates: 1970

Newspaper Articles on the Junkin Family

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 0000004802], Folder: 15
Scope and Contents

This file includes four leaves of the newspaper as well as photocopies.

Dates: 1823 - 1899; Majority of material found within 1830-01-01 - 1839-01-01

Paul's Fort, 1970-05-03

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 9
Scope and Contents

This file consists of a copy of a Roanoke Times article entitled "Highway Passes Over Site of Fort" by George Wilson. Talks about viewing the fort from their perspective in the 1970s.

Dates: 1970-05-03

Robert Alexander Legal Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0037
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a deed, dated August 13, 1747, for a tract of land near the town of Greenville, Augusta County, Virginia, conveyed to Robert Alexander from William Beverley and two legal papers connected with the deed. There is also an authorized English Bible, 1766, with Robert Alexander's signature. Genealogical information by George Diehl is housed in the control folder.

Dates: 1747 - 1766