Finding Aid to the Mollie Hoover Letters

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JONES MEMORIAL LIBRARY
2311 MEMORIAL AVENUE
LYNCHBURG, VA 24501
(434) 846-0501
MOLLIE HOOVER LETTERS, 1887-1888
The collection includes two letters to Mollie Hoover, of Swoope(s), Augusta Co.,
Virginia. One written in Waynesboro, VA; the other, in University, Virginia, and is
signed by Emma. Four envelopes addressed to Miss Mollie Hoover are also included. In
addition, one envelope was addressed to Mr. J. Frank Hoover. Two of the envelopes
were postmarked in Staunton, VA; two others, in Waynesborough, Virginia. One
envelope has no cancellation marks on it. [Photocopies of the letters and envelopes are
included.]
MOLLIE F. HOOVER (c.1864-post1888)
Mollie Hoover, of Augusta County, VA, may have been the daughter of Frank and
Mary Hoover. The 1880 census shows a daughter, Mary F. Hoover, aged 6 years, in the
household of a Frank & Mary Hoover. [1880 U.S. Census, Augusta County, VA, p.109, National
Archives Microfilm T-9, Roll 1354.] One of the envelopes in the collection is addressed to Mr.
J. Frank Hoover.

MS2056

Dublin Core

Title

Finding Aid to the Mollie Hoover Letters

Subject

Finding aids
Hoover, Mollie F., c. 1864-aft 1880

Description

Finding aid to the Mollie Hoover Letters held at Jones Memorial Library in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Two letters were written to Mollie in the late 1800s.

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

JMLMS2056FA

Citation

George M. Jones Memorial Library (Lynchburg, Va.), “Finding Aid to the Mollie Hoover Letters,” Digital Collections, accessed June 13, 2024, https://digitaljones.omeka.net/items/show/780.