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Folder 136


Contains 4 Results:

Charles W. Kent, Library of Southern Literature, University of Virginia, to Mrs. Janie Hope Marr, Blacksburg, Virginia, 1907-09-21T00:00:00.000

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id174573
Scope and Contents

Letter concerns an article on the life of her father [James Barron Hope] with specimens of his work.

Dates: 1907-09-21T00:00:00.000

Charles W. Kent, Library of Southern Literature, to Janie Hope Marr, 1907-10-18T00:00:00.000

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id174574
Scope and Contents

Regret that she could not contribute the article on her father.

Dates: 1907-10-18T00:00:00.000

T. P. [James],Library of Southern Literature, to Janie Hope Marr, 4 December 1907

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id174575
Scope and Contents

Letter concerns selections of poems by James Barron Hope. to be included in the volume and permission to use them.

Dates: 4 December 1907

Folder 136: Correspondence

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id174572
Scope and Contents From the File:

The activity of Hope after the war is reflected in the correspondence included in Box 2. A duel which was averted only by the arrest of his challenger, 1873, his resignation as Editor of the Norfolk Virginianto start his own paper, The Landmarkand his appearance to read anniversary poems at the Yorktown Centennial are among the events which concern the correspondence. There is also much family correspondence, many letters including humorous sketches, doggerel, and full poems.

Dates: 1790-1965; Majority of material found within 1847-1887