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Mary Coulling Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0248

Scope and Contents

This collection contains primarily the materials gathered by Mary Price Coulling while doing research for her books The Lee girls (1987) and Margaret Junkin Preston (1993), including photocopies of Lee, Custis, Junkin and Preston family letters, scrapbooks, notebooks, genealogies, photographs and articles, as well as copies and critiques of Margaret Junkin Preston's poetry. It also includes notecards, articles and speeches by Coulling relating to her books.


  • Inclusive 1806-1997

Use Restrictions

The materials from Washington and Lee University Special Collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used should be fully credited with the source.


6.5 Linear Feet

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mary P. Coulling in 1999.
A Guide to the Mary Coulling Papers, 1806-1997
© 2003 By Washingtonand Lee University
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Description Is In 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