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Box 1


Contains 46 Collections and/or Records:

Col Alto, 1952-07-27

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 32
Scope and Contents This file consists of a typescript essay on the history of visitors, architecture, and ownership of Col Alto, a Roanoke Times article on a lawn party held at Col Alto, a letter from Mrs. Gordon G. Heiner, Jr. to Don Bruce McClelland related to a murder near Col Alto, and a printed copy of a Hampton Inn's historical description of the building.
Dates: 1952-07-27

Davidson-Tucker House

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 33
Scope and Contents This file consists of a Mead Associates real estate services document noting the special features, lot and dimensions, building area, condition, annual taxes, price, potential uses, and zoning of the Davidson-Tucker House.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1800 - 1995

Dougherty, 1904-12-08

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 34
Scope and Contents This file consists of a letter to W.T. SHilder from Mrs. G.E. Wade concerning sketches and sketched floor plans on the Daugherty House, as well as a copy of the sketched floor plans, and Aetna Insurance Company policy papers for the house.
Dates: 1904-12-08

Madison Dunlap, 1994-10

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 35
Scope and Contents This file consists of a paper/presentation materials written by Nanlou Sauder presented to the Ignorance Club on the topic of "Madison Dunlap, David Lowman, and Miller's Mill" (3162 West Midland Trail @ Kerrs Creek).
Dates: 1994-10

Fancy Hill, 1956-12-20

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 36
Scope and Contents This file consists of a bound manuscript of Mark Smulson's essay "Fancy Hill: A Study of Pre-Bellum Rockbridge County, Virginia Home." Includes sketches and photographs of the house. Topics cover the history of the house, architectural features, Fancy Hill Academy, and ownership of the property. Places the house in conversation with other greater American architectural trends. Includes sketch of floor plan.
Dates: 1956-12-20

Frederick Hall, Copied

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 37
Scope and Contents This file consists of a copy of ledgers, account books, and general collection papers from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's "Frederick's Hall Plantation Ledgers and other volumes #1422" from the Southern Historical Society in Wilson Library. From their finding aid - "There is a letter copybook, 1757-1775, of Major John Snelson, probably a descendant of Elizabeth Snelson (fl. 1727-1728). Snelson wrote chiefly to Edward Harford, Jr., of England about tobacco shipments and imported...
Dates: Other: Copied