Gary Alonzo Barranger
Found in 63 Collections and/or Records:
Al to Cass Letters
Letters from Al to his wife Cass. He mentions a gift he sent her from Arizona made out of an "Indian weed" and talks about life in the army and the men in his unit.
Alice Nellie Letter
Letter to Mary about getting her tintype done, taking the omnibus, and the new baby at home.
Aunt Edith to Thomas Letter
Letter to nephew Thomas about his recent operation and Edith's rose garden.
Berdean Hall Letters
Boy Scout Materials, Roanoke, Virginia
A 1936 Boy Scout diary belonging to Basil Roebuck and First and Second Class scout sheets, along with a membership card that belonged to Stephen Sanders from 1949-1953. Additionally there are Boy Scout pamphlets and a photograph of a mill.
C. H. Anderson and Company Letters
Two notes written to John Christian regarding business affairs dated June and July 1887.
Casey to Nettie Letters
Louis Alexis Chamerouzow Letter Fragment and Anti- Slavery Society Invitation
British and foreign Anti-Slavery Society invitation sent to an unidentified individual from Louis Alexis Chamerouzow on October 30, 1860 for an event to be held by the society on November 2, 1860. On the back of the invitation is the fragment of a letter concerning spirituality and remaining humble in service. Creator and recipient of the letter are unknown.
Colonial Six Dollar Bill printed by Anne Catharine Green
Colonial Bill in the denomination of six dollars printed in Annapolis for the colony of Maryland. Anne Catharine Green was one of the first female printers of colonial monies.
Elsie Comfort Correspondence
Copy of James Monroe Land Patent
Two page copy of a land patent issued by James Monroe in 1781 to George Fitzwater in the county of Kanhawa, Virginia when he was Governor of Virginia. The copy is certified by S. H. Parker, Register of the Land office in Richmond dated June 22, 1854.
Cuban Document Concerning Vice Consul of the United States in Trinidad
Three page document written in Havana, Cuba concerning the Vice Consul of the United States in Trinidad.
Dad Coburn to Kids Letter
Letter to kids about his return home by train.
Lawrence Davenport Letter
Letter to mother Verna Fredericks wishing her a Merry Christmas and talking about the holiday celebrations in the army.
Dr. H. R. Green Letter
Two page letter addressed to Dr. H. R. Green of the 6th Virginia Calvary from his cousin Netti dated July 13, 1864. In the letter she describes feeling tired of missing him and sends along the desire for him to write to her and the girls so their spirits can be uplifted. She reports on family and neighbors and informs Dr. Green of the many compliments she has heard of him.
Edwin Petelle Letters to Joan and Tommy Petelle
Letters from Edwin Petelle, stationed in Korea, to his wife and child from June to December of 1953. This collection has not been processed.
E.J. Kotter Letter to George Buske
Four page letter from E.J. Kotter to George Buske dated October 27, 1918 from Toloedo, Ohio to the Base Hospital at Camp Jackson, South Carolina. He writes inquiring about George's health and reports on the ill health of the people in his area. He reports that even the doctor recently died of the flu.
W. A. Fountain Letters to Evelyn Lanphere
Framed Print of Wren Building
Bill Gelbach Letters
Letters to father William H. Gelbach about the war in the Pacific. Includes two photographs from New Guinea.
George W. Tinsley Letter
Two page letter from Amelia Court House, Virginia regarding the need for a loan in order to pay for debts. Tinsley does not go into great detail as to why he has fallen on such hard times except to blame the war for his embarrassing situation. He also informs his recipient that he cannot put up any sort of collateral against his loan except his honor.
Gordon Luck Letter to Leonora Fetters
Great Britain Maundy three pence coin and Queen Victoria Jeton
Silver three pence coin from Great Britain depicting the bust of William III and Queen Mary. A hole was drilled into the coin, possibly done after Mary's death to evil spirits could exit the coin and render it safe for use. The Jeton has 20 stamped on it with an image of Queen Victoria on the verso. It, like the 3 pence coin, has a similar hole drilled into it at the crown of the Queen's head.
H.E. Williams Letter to Mary Jones
Williams writes to her sister in Charlottesville, Virginia, to inquire about their father's ailing health and to give an update on the health of her own family. Her son Robert is the sickest, taken with the summer complaints, which a doctor diagnoses as dysentery. She also writes about the rental or purchase of a summer home and begs her sister to respond directly with her opinions on the matter.
Celia Humm letter to Joseph Paxson
One page letter from Norfolk, VA. She reports that there are twelve negroes guarding a bridge in close proximity to her and it unsettles her as a result. She does not think much of the African American guards. The remainder of her letter is in regard to the receipt and sending of correspondence between herself and the recipient.
- World War, 1939-1945 15
- American Civil War, 1861-1865 4
- Illness 4
- World War, 1914-1918 4
- Christmas Activities 3
- World War, 1914-1918--France 3
- World War, 1939-1945--Pacific Area 3
- Korean War, 1950-1953 2
- Norfolk (Va.) 2
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 2
- World War, 1939-1945--Women 2
- Abolitionists 1
- Africa, Southern -- Description and travel 1
- Africa--Description and travel 1
- African Americans 1
- Arizona--Description and travel 1
- Boy Scouts 1
- Boy Scouts -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. 1
- Business 1
- Business records 1
- Calendars 1
- Charlottesville (Va.)--History--19th century 1
- Citizen suits (Civil procedure) -- United States 1
- Coins (money) 1
- College of William and Mary--History 1
- Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 6th 1
- Correspondence 1
- Cotton trade--Southern States--History--19th century 1
- Courtship 1
- Cuba--Foreign relations 1
- Death 1
- Debt 1
- Destroyers (Warships) 1
- Dysentery 1
- Education 1
- European currency unit 1
- Farm life 1
- Farming 1
- Financial records 1
- Gardening -- Societies, etc. 1
- High school students--United States--Social life and customs--20th century 1
- Idaho--Description and travel 1
- Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919 1
- Kenton (Ohio) 1
- Land grants 1
- Legal documents 1
- Letters (correspondence) 1
- Marriage, Promise of 1
- Merchants 1
- Military bases -- United States 1
- Military occupation--Social aspects--Southern States--History--19th century 1
- Nashville (Tenn.)--History--19th century 1
- Naval operations 1
- Navy-yards and naval stations -- United States 1
- Norfolk (Va.)--History, Naval. 1
- Panama Canal Zone 1
- Pen pals 1
- Photographs 1
- Portraits, American 1
- Portsmouth (Va.)--History--20th century 1
- Practice of law 1
- Presidents--United States--Election--1848 1
- Public hospitals--Medical staff 1
- Rent charges 1
- Rhodesia (Region) 1
- Shipping--Virginia--Norfolk 1
- Slave bills of sale 1
- Soldiers--United States--Correspondence 1
- Strikes and lockouts -- Steel industry 1
- Tailoring--United States--History 1
- Tailoring--Virginia--19th century 1
- Texas--Social life and customs 1
- Tintypes (photographic prints) 1
- Tobacco 1
- Typhoid fever 1
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
- United States--Naval Reserve--Women's Reserve 1
- United States. Navy 1
- United States. Navy--History--World War, 1939-1945 1
- United States. Navy--Hospital corpsmen 1
- University of Virginia--History--19th century 1
- V-E Day, 1945 1
- Voting 1
- Women--Travel 1
- Women--Virginia--History 1
- World War I 1
- World War, 1939-1945--England--Plymouth. 1
- Wren Building (Williamsburg, Va.) 1 ∧ less