Manuscript Collection

Virginia Ravenel Papers - Accession 484 - M201 (243)

Title

Virginia Ravenel Papers - Accession 484 - M201 (243)

Files

Identifier

Accession 484 - M201 (243)

Inclusive Dates

1942-1981

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

77 pieces

Language

English

Scope and Content Note

The Virginia Ravenel Papers consist of articles by Virginia Ravenel (1905-1982) concerning St. John’s Episcopal Church of Florence, South Carolina; John Rutledge and Rawlins Lowndes; “The Two Presidents of South Carolina” (South Carolina Magazine Aug.1959); “Little Mistress Children: A Veritable Happening of Colonial Carolina” (South Carolina Magazine Dec. 1960); “Maxcy Gregg [1814-1862]” (Florence Morning News November 29, 1981); Mars Bluff; Florena Budwin; Leila Pettigrew Farmer and Florence; Turn of the Century (20th) Florence; and other historical subjects. Also included are newspaper clippings, obituaries, a typed copy of the will of Benjamin Marion dated January 13, 1734, and two photographs, one of Ravenel and Archibald Rutledge, and one of the Henry Timrod School House.

Provenance

The Virginia Ravenel Papers were donated to the Archives by M. Lea Richards on November 16, 1982.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Virginia Ravenel Papers - Accession 484 - M201 (243)

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