Cecil Rose Collection
Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 329
The Cecil Rose collection includes writings by Rose, clippings from magazines and newspapers, and photographs primarily on Southwest Virginia and West Virginia history. Among the subjects covered in the collection are local feuds, mining, and lawmen and outlaws. The five black and white 5" x 7" photographs are copies which have been placed in the appropriate subject file.
- 1927, 1947, 1984-1988
- Rose, Cecil (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
0.40 linear feet
The collection is organized into one series, Subject Files 1927, 1947, 1984-1988 and undated, and arranged alphabetically by subject, or by title of article.
Method of Acquisition
The Cecil Rose Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia on November 8, 1988 by Cecil Rose.
Scott Schwartz and Marie Tedesco completed processing, and the collection was opened to researchers in December 1992.
- Altizer, Noah
- Day, Malcolm Malachi, 1873-1925
- Osborne, Chap
- Sheffey, Robert Sayers, 1820-1920
- Whittaker, William
- Coal mines and mining
- Hatfield-McCoy Feud
- Law enforcement--Appalachian Region
- Outlaws--Appalachian Region
- Personal papers
- Publications (document genre)
- Tazewell (Va.)
- Tazewell County (Va.)
- Whittaker-Altizer Feud
- Scott Schwartz and Marie Tedesco
- Language of description