Tompkins, Edmund Pendleton
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
This file consists of a typescript note on "Belfont," including information on the historic orgins and architectural style of the home.
Borden, 1933-03-23 - 1940-01-25
This file contains two copies of E.P. Tompkins article on the Borden Grant, as well as a number of Lexington New Gazette articles on the same topic.
This file consists of a typescript manuscript of the Borden Grant article by E.P. Tompkins. Also includes a photo of an annotated map of the Borden Land grant. Also includes a list of settlers who recieved the first Borden deeds between 1741 and 1743.
Brady Survey, 1947-11-18
This file consists of materials related to surveying done in the town of Lexington by Douglas E. Brady.
Buena Vista, Buffalo Forge, John Jordan
This file contains typescript essays and historical accounts of the development and ownership of Buena Vista and Buffalo Forge ironworks. Also includes a map of the county and the location of ironworks with notes from Douglas Brady in 1944. Contains detailed map of Buffalo Forge. Includes Richmond Times-Dispatch article on the ironworks from 1936. Includes photocopy of article explaining ironwork processes at the time.
This file consists of handwritten notes by Dr. E.P. Tompkins on the history of "Clifton at East Lexington." Includes information on the origin of the name, the history of ownership, and notes directly on the Alexander family. Includes some genealogical information about the Alexander family, including a list of children and descendants.
This file contains records related to the history of Ironworks in Rockbridge County. Includes typescript papers on Ironmasters, different iron works locations, extracts from law suits, newspaper clippings, biographical sketches, publication materials, and maps of Irish Creek.
Rockbridge Historical Society files on farms
Theodore C. (Ted) DeLaney, Jr. Collection
Typescript, "The Irish Creek Region," by E.P. Tompkins
This folder contains one typescript copy of Dr. E.P. Tompkins historical report on the Irish Creek area, which describes Tin Mining efforts, moonshine and liquor distillation in the area, and a local musician / songwriter Sam Downey. No date.
- Archival Object 7
- Collection 5
- Virginia -- Lexington 4
- Virginia -- Rockbridge County 4
- Land grants 3
- Virginia -- Augusta County 3
- Historic buildings 2
- African American teachers 1
- African Americans -- Segregation 1
- Agriculture 1
- Audiocassettes 1
- Correspondence 1
- Discrimination in education 1
- Faculty integration 1
- Farms 1
- Interviews 1
- Ironwork 1
- Land grants -- British colonies 1
- Land use surveys 1
- Local government -- Records and correspondence 1
- Oral history 1
- Photographs 1
- Research 1
- School integration 1
- Virginia -- Bath County 1
- Virginia -- Buena Vista 1
- Virginia -- Staunton 1 + ∧ less