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Hanna, Matthew, 1931

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 43

Scope and Contents

This folder contains a copy of a Lexington Gazette article from 1931 concerning Matthew Hanna, his daughters, and the house in which they lived, then owned by “Mrs. Gibbs.” It also details a 1796 fire which destroyed much of Lexington and was partially extinguished by Hanna’s daughters. It goes on to discuss the marriage of Hanna’s eldest daughter to Rev. Daniel Blain, and the marriage of another daughter to Rev. Samuel B. Wilson.


  • Creation: 1931

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.


From the Collection: 1 Linear Feet (Two boxes each measuring 7inches. )

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA