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Jean Haskell Papers (unprocessed)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-0549

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of newspaper clippings; typescript of Sharyn McCrumb novel 'If Ever I Return Pretty Peggy-O'; project files from Virginia Tech projects (including 1991 Blue Ridge Parkway Wintergreen Project, 1989 Blue Ridge Parkway study of Kelly School/Pate's Store/and Ye Olde Country Store; Cambel land case. Other materials include copies of deeds and wills, maps, property appraisal report, and title searches; newspaper clippings covering Southwest Virginia history and the 1989 Pittston coal strike; documents collected and created by Haskell as a result of her cultural resources studies for the Blue Ridge Parkway (includes maps, blueprints, photographs, correspondence, research notes, reports, newsclippings, pamphlets on locations along Blue Ridge Parkway (subjects include environment, land use, development, history, and structures).


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6.00 Boxes

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All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Method of Acquisition

Gift of Jean Haskell.

Separated Materials

The following publication was separated from the collection and cataloged for the Archives of Appalachia book collection:

Parker, Lula Jeter. Parker's History of Bedford County, Virginia. Bedford, Virginia: Hamilton's, 1988.

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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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