Finding Aid to the Lynchburg Writers Collection

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JONES MEMORIAL LIBRARY
2311 MEMORIAL AVENUE
LYNCHBURG, VIRGINIA 24501
(434) 846-0501
LYNCHBURG WRITERS COLLECTION
The collection includes poems, short stories, plays, papers, music, prayers, sermons
and speeches written by Lynchburg, Virginia, residents.
BOX 1

Authors A - L

BOX 2

Authors M - T

BOX 3

Authors W

[Detailed finding guide available with collection.]

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JONES MEMORIAL LIBRARY
2311 MEMORIAL AVENUE
LYNCHBURG, VIRGINIA 24501
(804) 846-0501
LYNCHBURG WRITERS COLLECTION
The collection includes poems, short stories, plays, papers, music, prayers, sermons
and speeches written by Lynchburg, Virginia, residents.
BOX 1

1-1 ADAMS, Virginia Featherston
"To the Moon" (poetry)
"On the Banks of the Great Kanawha" (music)
1-2 ALLISON, William Boyd
"Pluck" (poetry)
1-3 Anonymous
"Hiking Trip through the Valley of Virginia with Allen Price"
(essay)
"Poems to Martha G. French" (poetry)
1-4 BAGBY, George W.
"Christmas" (editorial)
1-5 BLAIR, Martha Redd Feild
"Prayers" (poetry)
1-6 BROWN, Cornelia W.
Letter [1923]
"Early Peach Blossoms" (poetry)
"The Old Year" (poetry)
1-7 BULLARD, Julia Wyatt
"A Historic Poem - Authorship of 'Lines on the Back of a
Confederate Note'" (essay)
1-8 CALLAWAY, Sarah A.
Untitled (essay)
1-9 CARRINGTON, Margaret W.
"Colonial Period in Virginia" (essay)
1-10 CORNELIUS, Roberta D.
"Winton" (poetry)
1-11 CRAIGHILL, Nannie Hutter
Poetry [Names mentioned - "Mother Craighill" and Nina
Moorman]
1-12 DANIEL, John Warwick III
"Lynchburg" (poetry)
1-13 DAVIS, Mary Diuguid
"She Waited Patiently" (review)
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1-14 DICKERSON, Lucille T.
"Jones Memorial Library" (speech)
1-15 DOWDY, Marion Lewis
"Virginia's Women of the Confederacy 1861-1865" (essay)
1-16 EARLY, Mary Washington
"Lynchburg Authors of the Past" (essay)
"On the Brink" (poetry)
1-17 EASLEY, Louisa Edmonia
"Poems" (poetry)
1-18 EDMUNDS, Murrell
Poems about Lynchburg, Virginia (poetry)
"How the Devil came to Bald Ridge" (essay)
1-19 EWELL, Alice Maud
"Virginia" (poetry)
1-20 FARRAR, Thomas
"Rising of Atlantis" (play)
1-21 FEATHERSTON, Howell Colston
"Persiflage Poems and Graven Images" (poetry)
1-22 FEATHERSTON, Howell Colston
"Persiflage Poems and Graven Images" (poetry)
1-23 FEATHERSTON, Howell Colston
Poetry
"The Lynchburg Bar 1890-1905" (essay)
1-24 FLEMING, Mary R.
Poetry
1-25 FLOYD, Nicholas J.
"A Valentine" (poetry)
1-26 FORREST, Robert E.
"The Last Twenty-four Hours in the Life of Jesus" (sermon)
1-27 FULCHER, Tyler
Speeches (1961-1968)
1-28 FULLER, Cora E.
"Just Violets" (poetry)
"Treasures" (poetry)
"The First Christmas Tree" (poetry)
1-29 GILES, Verlie P.
"A Sketch of India" (essay)
1-30 GREGORY, Edward Sanford
"Bonniebell: A Poet's Story" (poetry)

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1-31 HAMAKER, Ray Parker
"Moods" (poetry)
1-32 HANNON, Helen
Poetry
1-33 HASKINS, Mrs. Robert F.
"My Chilen and Poems" (poetry)
1-34 HENDERSON, Blanche
"Poems" (poetry)
1-35 HORSLEY, Catharine Dunscombe
Articles and poetry
1-36 HOVDA, Eleanor
"Lynchburg on the James: A Pageant" (play)
1-37 HUNDLEY, John T. T.
Speeches
1-38 HUNTER, Joseph Boone
"The Voyage" (poetry)
1-39 JORDAN, Cornelia Jane Mathews
"Richmond: Her Glory and Her Graves" (poetry)
"Beautiful Lines" (poetry)
"Local Item [Opera House]" (poetry)
1-40 LANDIS, John W.
"Glimpses of a Riot" (essay)
"Observations on the Viet Nam War" (essay)
1-41 LATHAM, H. Grey
"My Castle in the Air" (poetry)
"The Original Dixie" (poetry)
1-42 LEE, James I.
"Little Boy Blue" (poetry)
1-43 LLOYD, Helen Hoffman
"Squirly" (essay)

BOX 2

2-1 MASSIE, Edgar F.
"On the Mixing of Races and Other Poems" (poetry)
2-2 McKINSEY, Folger
"Lynchburg" (poetry)
2-3 McLEROY, Sherrie S.
"Journey on the Oxford" (essay)
2-4 MENDOLIA, Joseph
"Easter Sunday" (poetry)
2-5 OAKEY, John Theodore
Poetry
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BOX 2

2-6 OAKEY, Navance Merton Reynolds
"Poems" (poetry)
2-7 PEARCE, Lelia Miller
"The Genealogist" (poetry)
2-8 PECK, Nancy King
"Poems" (poetry)
2-9 POSTON, William G.
"God's Word in Poetry" (poetry)
2-10 POTTER, Clifton W., Jr.
"Thomas Cardinal Wolsey: Imperfect Patriot" (essay)
2-11 PREBLE, Thelma M.
"A Day at the Library" (play)
2-12 SCHEWEL, Stanford
"Youth and National Defense" (essay)
2-13 SCOTT, Ann Norvell Otey
"Social Life in Lynchburg, Virginia" (essay)
"This is Virginia" (essay)
"Lynchburg's Confederate Women" (essay)
2-14 SNEAD, Georgie Tilman (I)
"Poems" (poetry)
"Heart Echoes" (poetry)
2-15 SNEAD, Georgie Tilman (II)
Scrapbook (poetry)
2-16 SPENCER, Anne
"Story Outline of Dewey Decimal Classification" (essay)
2-17 SPRUNT, James
"But About Midnight" (sermon)
2-18 STEVENS, Susie Krebbs
"Remembrances" (poetry)
2-19 TALBOTT, Kent Langhorne
"Poems" (poetry)
2-20 TUCKER, Ray
"Col. Charles Lynch: A Man of Consequence" (essay)

BOX 3

3-1 WALLACE, Richard W.
Poetry
3-2 WATSON, Ursula M.
Poetry
3-3 WAREHIME, Edwin L.
"The Winds of War: A Bicentennial Pageant" (play)
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BOX 3

3-4 WELDON, Elizabeth
"Collection of Poems" (poetry)
3-5 WHITEHEAD, Daisy Crump
Poetry
3-6 WIDER, Stella E.
Articles
3-7 WILLS, Edyth
"Virginia Jasmine" (poetry)
"Virginia State Bird" (poetry)
"Piedmont Winter" (poetry)
3-8 WINGFIELD, Joseph William
"Meriwether Lewis" (essay)
3-9 WITHERS, Gip
"Greetings Friends" (poetry)
3-10 WOOLDRIDGE, Easter S.
"Poems" (poetry)

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Title

Finding Aid to the Lynchburg Writers Collection

Subject

Finding aids
Artists -- Lynchburg, Va.

Description

Finding aid to the Lynchburg Writers Collection held at Jones Memorial Library in Lynchburg, Virginia. The collection includes poems, short stories, plays, paper, music, prayers, sermons and speeches written by city residents.

Creator

George M. Jones Memorial Library (Lynchburg, Va.)

Publisher

George M. Jones Memorial Library (Lynchburg, Va.)

Date

2024

Rights

George M. Jones Memorial Library (Lynchburg, Va.)

Format

pdf

Language

English

Identifier

JMLMS1782FA

Citation

George M. Jones Memorial Library (Lynchburg, Va.), “Finding Aid to the Lynchburg Writers Collection,” Digital Collections, accessed July 24, 2024, https://digitaljones.omeka.net/items/show/614.