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Roy Bird Cook (1886-1961), Collector, Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.1528
Overview Includes genealogy and Civil War records collected by Roy Bird Cook of Lewis County, West Virginia. Series 1 through 5 were compiled by Marcellus W. Zimmerman. They include correspondence, church records, academic records, genealogical records, research manuscripts, and clippings regarding primarily the genealogy and history of Lewisburg and Greenbrier County, and the life and career of Confederate Brigadier General Alexander W. Reynolds. Series 6 through 8 were collected by Roy Bird Cook. They...
Dates: 1774, 1822-1943

Roy Bird Cook (1886-1961), Collector, Tavenner Family Papers and Other Material

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Collection Number: A&M.0081
Overview Papers of Thomas Tavenner and the Tavenner family of western Virginia, including correspondence; memoirs; journals; financial and legal documents; pamphlets; newspapers; and other material. Much of the material in this collection regards the Civil War. The Tavenner family were Confederate sympathizers.
Dates: 1772-1955; Majority of material found within 1855-1866

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Academies and Institutes. 1
Account books 1
Accounting 1
Cedar Creek, Battle of, Va., 1864 1
Cemeteries 1
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Alexander family 1
Anderson family 1
Barr, Henrietta Fitzhugh 1
Beirne family 1
Brown, John. 1
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Burnside family 1
Caldwell family 1
Camden family 1
Camden, Gideon D. (1805-1891) 1
Camden, John S. 1
Cary, J.H. Oley. 1
Cassady, Capt. James S. 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Artillery. Bryan's Battery 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Artillery. Wise Legion. Company B 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 25th. Company H 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 2nd 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 2nd. Company A 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 31st 1
Cook family 1
Craig family 1
Crawford family 1
Curry family 1
Dennis, Thomas H. 1
Early, Jubal Anderson, 1816-1894 1
Echols, John, 1823-1896 1
Farmers Bank of Virginia 1
Feemster family 1
Fleischer family 1
Gilliam family 1
Glendening family 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 1
Greenbrier Independent 1
Haynes family 1
Hopkins House (Liberty, Va.) 1
Humphreys, Milton. 1
Jackson family 1
Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863 1
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 1
Lewisburg Female Institute (Lewisburg, W. Va.) 1
Lewisburg Methodist Episcopal Church (Lewisburg, W. Va.) 1
Lewisburg Seminary (Lewisburg, W. Va.) 1
Loring, William Wing, 1818-1886 1
McGrew, James Clark. 1
Nichols family 1
Old Lewisburg Academy (Lewisburg, W. Va.) 1
Pare and Son 1
Rector, Enoch. 1
Reynolds family 1
Reynolds, Alexander Welch, 1817-1876 1
Rowan, Andrew Summers 1
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 1
Smith family 1
Tavenner family 1
Tavenner, Jennet Withers. 1
Tavenner, Thomas, 1776-1857 1
Tavenner, William Cabell. 1
Thompson family 1
United States Military Academy 1
United States. Army. West Virginia Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1864) 1
Van Bibber family 1
Wells family 1
White Sulphur Springs Hotel 1
Young family 1
Zimmerman, Marcellus W. 1
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