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Red House, 1956 - 1958

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 75

Scope and Contents

This folder contains a report on Red House, a home near Fairfield on the west side of Route 11. The report covers the history of the house and its inhabitants, including the McDowells, the Treavys, the Laymans and the Alexanders; information about the physical house, landscaping, and the McDowell Burying Ground, farm, and orchard; and photographs of the house and surrounding land. Also contained is a newspaper (Lexington Gazette) article about Red House and the McDowells.


  • Creation: 1956 - 1958

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.


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

Language of Materials

From the Series: English

Repository Details

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

204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA