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Folder 1


Contains 18 Collections and/or Records:

Bond Issue 1992, 8 June 1992-21 November 1992

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id208000
Scope and Contents Items include letters to and from Mills E. Godwin about the 1992 $613 million general obligation bond issue, a report from Virginia officials arguing in favor of the bond, a copy of the report sent from state senator Hunter B. Andrews to members of the Senate, letters from the Virginians for Progress Foundation, news clippings and editorials.

Virginia - General Papers,, 27 October 1987-6 March 1991

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id208075
Scope and Contents Items include letters concerning Virginia's international trade, the State Water Authority, the Virginia State Library, an invitation to the 1990 inauguration of Douglas Wilder, and a letter from the William and Mary School of Business Administration.

Correspondence, 1947

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id167698
Scope and Contents Godwin's involvement in church and civic concerns, such as Chairman of the Board of Deacons of three area churches; Oakland Christian Church Cemetery Improvement Project; Suffolk Chapter of National Conference of Christians and Jews; Virginia State Bar Association; his involvement in political activity, including statement on various issues; election to the House of Delegates, news clippings on Godwin's House of Delegates campaign and victory.

Correspondence, 1966

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id182628
Scope and Contents Virginia Record article on Mrs. Godwin occupying Mansion; letters regarding invitations.

Correspondence and Travel Diary, 1957-1966

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id182667
Scope and Contents Letter from Godwin enrolling four-year old daughter in First Baptist Church Nursery during legislative session; lieutenant-governor and Mrs. Godwin leave for Virginia Cruise of Mediterranean; news article and pictures; diary of trip personally written by Becky (March-April, 1963); Godwin's letter to bank regarding Becky's checkbook; letters relating to attendance at Camp Sequoya, Sullins College, Bristol, Virginia.

First Term Schedules, Daily Schedule Book, January-December 1966

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id182685
Scope and Contents From the Series: Box 16 This series consists of official appointment and engagement books compiled during Godwin's two gubernatorial terms, 1966-1970 and 1974-1978. Also included are his major appointments as a private citizen for the years 1971, 1972 and 1973.

Film, 1966-10-05T00:00:00.000

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207665
Scope and Contents The Godwin Years - Presented to Governor Mills E. Godwin, Jr., by Virginia Association of Electric Corporatives, 1970. Godwin's opening remarks at Governor's Conference on Education, Richmond,

Scrapbook, 1950-1955

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207686
Scope and Contents Service in Ruritan National.

Correspondence, 1973-11-01T00:00:00.000

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207781
Scope and Contents Letter from Peggy Miller, Williamsburg, to Mrs. Mills E. Godwin, Jr., with illustration for proposed inaugural ball gown enclosed. Microfilmed.

General Papers, 1961-1975

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id207792
Scope and Contents These items include newspaper clippings (1961 and 1965), letters upon his election as lieutenant-governor in 1961, lists of guests to be invited to inauguration and inaugural programs of 1965 and 1974.