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Identifier: SC 01068
Scope and Contents
An original typed autobiography of Rixey Smith, entitled "Blue Blood and Red Clay, Memories of a Virginia Childhood." Includes stories about his childhood in Rixeyville, Virginia (Culpeper County). Mentions Rosedale, the Rixey family home, family members and many local families. Divided into chapters.
Includes a few stories about Carter Glass, a U.S. Congressman and Senator from Virginia. Rixie Smith was his assistant for many years.
Includes poems and other writings.
- Names: Smith family
- Subject: Rixeyville (Va.)--History--20th century