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Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Albert Converse Papers

 Collection
Collection number: MS-158
Scope and Contents The Charles Albert Converse Papers include personal letters Charles wrote to his family while in Great Britain, reports on the evacuation of the U.S. Embassy during the London Blitz, Western Union telegraphs, miscellaneous correspondence, a memorial book from Charles's funeral, and newspaper and magazine clippings.Harmful Content Policy: Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collection’s collection houses materials collected to elucidate the past. We recognize that...
Dates: 1939 - 1940; Acquired: 2017-03-08

Broun Family Civil War Letter Collection

 Collection
Collection number: ER-3-1
Scope and Contents A collection of handwritten Civil War era letters created by the Broun Family of Northumberland County, Virginia, between 1860-1864. Includes letters to and from: Broun, Bettie Lee, 1846-1927; Broun, Edwin, 1819-1904; Broun, Harriet C. Johnson, 1824-1908; Broun, William, Captain, 1842-1908; and others.Captain William Broun (1842-1908) was a captain in the 47th Virginia Infantry Regiment of the Confederate States of America Army. The letters begin while he is in attendance at the...
Dates: 1860-1864

Leonard Long Collection Selected Scans

 Digital Collection
Collection number: 4014FAD5-9B38-AF94-4C63-813D014D8DF0

Letter, 1944 July 27: From Josephine Wilkins of Citizen's Fact-Finding Move, 1944-07-27

 Book — Box 1, Book: 5
Collection number: MS/134-005
Scope and Contents This letter is from Josephine Wilkins, to Calhoun Georgia newspaper editor, J. Roy McGinty. In the letter she congratulates him on the Georgia Press Association's recognition of his editorial entitled "Negroes Civil Rights". Other subjects mentioned include the League of Women Voters, and county consolidation. Josephine Wilkins was involved in several different movements associated with human welfare. (description by seller) For more background information concerning Ms. Wilkins and a pdf...
Dates: 1944-07-27

Letter from Leona Hudson to Rosa and Will Strickland, Heidelberg, Germany, February 2, 1952

 Item — Box 8: Series 1, Folder: 2, Item: 617
Collection number: Item 617
Scope and Contents

To:Strickland, Rosa; Strickland, Will (Valdosta, GA)

From:Hudson, Leona (Heidelberg, Germany)

Names in the Letter:

Description:

Original Label:

Dates: February 2, 1952

Letter to Annie Lee Hill from Rev. William Hudson, August 29, 1945

 Item — Box 3: Series 1, Folder: 2, Item: 98
Collection number: Item 98
Scope and Contents

To:Hill, Annie Lee

From:Hudson, Rev. W. H.

Names in the Letter:Waddy Jr; Waddy III; Maude III; Maude IV; Perry; Amelia; Holtz, Robert; Mrs Waldrok; Hudson, Dr. Wm E.; Hudson, Mr. Edward; Hudson, Abram

Description:Trip to montreat; Hudson reunion; visited grave sites; second paper is Hudson Reunion speaker list with note from Waddy

Original Label:A classic, 78 years when he wrote this.

Dates: August 29, 1945

Letter to Annie Lee Hill from Rosa Strickland, November 15, 1916

 Item — Box 2: Series 1, Folder: 4, Item: 69
Collection number: Item 69
Scope and Contents

To:Hill, Annie Lee

From:Strickland, Rosa

Names in the Letter:Strickland, William

Description:day after Will & Rosa's wedding; mentions 'Birth of a Nation' the movie

Original Label:

Dates: November 15, 1916

Letter to Hill, Rosa from Hudson, George, October 19, 1905

 Item — Box 2: Series 1, Folder: 1, Item: 11
Collection number: Item 11
Scope and Contents

To:Hill, Rosa

From:Hudson, George

Names in the Letter:

Description:George's parents were missionaries in China, the letter took a very long time to reach Rosa (the post mark is January 5); they were in China at the Southern Presbyterian Mission; the letter is about their summer vaction to the moutains; Rosa was in Washington, GA

Original Label:

Dates: October 19, 1905

Letter to Leona Hudson from Dugald Hudson, August 10, 1944

 Item — Box 16: Series 1, Folder: 1, Item: 1651
Collection number: Item 1651
Scope and Contents

To:Strickland, Leona (Valdosta, GA)

From:Hudson, Dugald

Names in the Letter:

Description:Dugald describes a snowball fight he had with fellow soldiers. He also describes opening his Christmas present from Leona.

Original Label:16

Dates: August 10, 1944

Letter to Leona Hudson from Dugald Hudson, Korea, October 13, 1957

 Item — Box 13: Series 1, Folder: 2, Item: 1201
Collection number: Item 1201
Scope and Contents

To:Hudson, Leona (Valdosta, GA)

From:Hudson, Dugald (Korea)

Names in the Letter:Strickland, William; Strickland, Rosa; Sugar; Dave; Lib; Ruth; Steward; Jim; Joella; Wade; Chaplain Woods; Lastinger, Marie.

Description:Letter discussing military cutbacks and the stock market.

Original Label:Letters 1957 from Oct 13- Korea 1-25 Jan 18 (1)

Dates: October 13, 1957

Letter to Leona Hudson from Dugald Hudson, Korea, August 20, 1957

 Item — Box 13: Series 1, Folder: 1, Item: 1190
Collection number: Item 1190
Scope and Contents

To:Hudson, Leona (Valdosta, GA)

From:Hudson, Dugald (Korea)

Names in the Letter:Boyles, F.R.; Gen. I.D. White; Stacy, Millie; Col. Martz; Bookers, Ted

Description:Included with letter is a photo taken by a Japanese boy, of Dugald walking down a street in Tokyo, and later mailed to him

Original Label:12

Dates: August 20, 1957

Letter to Leona Hudson from Dugald Hudson, Seoul, Korea, September 17, 1957

 Item — Box 13: Series 1, Folder: 2, Item: 1210
Collection number: Item 1210
Scope and Contents

To:Hudson, Leona (Valdosta, GA)

From:Hudson, Dugald (Seoul, Korea)

Names in the Letter:

Description:Letter explaining a court case where the accused was convicted of impersonation of a CID agent and larceny from the QM Warehouse; he went to a JA party at Seoul; he wants Leona to send him a harmonica “Octave G” for his Korean houseboy.

Original Label:10

Dates: September 17, 1957

Letter to Leona Hudson from Dugald Hudson, Seoul, Korea, January 7, 1958, January 7, 1958

 Item — Box 13: Series 1, Folder: 2, Item: 1224
Collection number: Item 1224
Scope and Contents

To:Hudson, Leona (Valdosta, GA)

From:Hudson, Dugald (Seoul, Korea)

Names in the Letter:

Description:Letter stating that he received a call from AG that he is going to be assigned to US Army Gamien? 3460, Ft. McClelland, Ala.

Original Label:23

Dates: January 7, 1958

Letter to Leona Strickland from Dugald Hudson, May 13, 1945

 Item — Box 16: Series 1, Folder: 2, Item: 1677
Collection number: Item 1677
Scope and Contents

To:Strickland, Leona (Valdosta, GA)

From:Hudson, Dugald

Names in the Letter:

Description:2nd letter attached, dated May 7 1945

Original Label:38

Dates: May 13, 1945

Letter to Leona Strickland from Dugald Hudson, September 5, 1945

 Item — Box 16: Series 1, Folder: 3, Item: 1689
Collection number: Item 1689
Scope and Contents

To:Strickland, Leona (Valdosta, GA)

From:Hudson, Dugald

Names in the Letter:

Description: Dugald describes a ride he took with a friend and what he encountered. He had to help people to the hospital from a wreck. He went out to see a war film and the time frame indicates it was just after Labor Day.

Original Label:47

Dates: September 5, 1945

Letter to Leona Strickland from Dugald Hudson, November 27, 1944

 Item — Box 16: Series 1, Folder: 1, Item: 1652
Collection number: Item 1652
Scope and Contents

To:Strickland, Leona (Valdosta, GA)

From:Hudson, Dugald

Names in the Letter:

Description:Dugald is living in a richly furnished home previously occupied by the local leader of the Nazi party. Dugald enjoys hearing about Leona’s activities and wishes he could be there.

Original Label:17

Dates: November 27, 1944

Letter to Leona Strickland from Dugald Hudson, August 15, 1945

 Item — Box 16: Series 1, Folder: 2, Item: 1687
Collection number: Item 1687
Scope and Contents

To:Strickland, Leona (Valdosta, GA)

From:Hudson, Dugald

Names in the Letter:

Description:

Original Label:45

Dates: August 15, 1945

Letter to Rosa Hill from William Strickland, January 31, 1884

 Item — Box 2: Series 1, Folder: 1, Item: 5
Collection number: Item 5
Scope and Contents

To:Hudson, Rosaline

From:Hill, Annie Lee

Names in the Letter:

Description:Annie Lee was on her honeymoon, she was staying at the Gran Hotel "Pasaje" in 'Habana' (Havana), Cuba

Original Label:

Dates: January 31, 1884

Letter to Rosa Hill from William Strickland, January 21, 1916

 Item — Box 2: Series 1, Folder: 3, Item: 40
Collection number: Item 40
Scope and Contents

To:Hill, Rosa

From:Strickland, William

Names in the Letter:

Description:letter celebrating the first anniversary of their meeting

Original Label:

Dates: January 21, 1916

Letter to Strickland, Rosa From Hill, Annie Lee, September 7, 1937

 Item — Box 3: Series 1, Folder: 3, Item: 105
Collection number: Item 105
Scope and Contents

To:Strickland, Rosa

From:Hill, Annie Lee

Names in the Letter:Hudson, Dugald; Mary Jane; Austin; Hudson, Waddy; McCann, Mary; Irvin, Tucker; Strickland, Leona; Irvin, Ida Lee; Slaton, Margaret; Dr. Powell; Irvin, Charles

Description:Visits from various family members; shopping trips and getting ready for school; Dugald going to luncheon at church; busy with Mary Jane being gone, Waddy may go back to China

Original Label:

Dates: September 7, 1937