A Guide to the Showacre Family Papers, 1864, 1873 Showacre Family Papers Ms2015-030

A Guide to the Showacre Family Papers, 1864, 1873

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2015-030


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Processed by: Ryan Mair, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2015-030
Title
Showacre Family Papers, 1864, 1873
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Creators
Runyan, William; Shepherd, V. E.; Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College
Language
English
Abstract
The Showacre Family Papers consists of a handwritten copy of a eulogy for Charles Showacre by Reverend William Runyan and given on May 22, 1864, and an acceptance letter dated September 23, 1873, admitting George D. Showarce to the Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from the Showacre Family Papers must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Showacre Family Papers, Ms2015-030, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Showacre Family Papers were donated to Special Collections in 2014.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Showacre Family Papers was completed in July 2015.


Scope and Content

The Showacre Family Papers consists of a handwritten copy of a eulogy for Charles Showacre by Reverend William Runyan and given on May 22, 1864, and an acceptance letter dated September 23, 1873, admitting George D. Showarce to the Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by type of material.


Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Showacre, Charles, d.1864
  • Showacre, George D.
  • Subjects:

  • Civil War
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
  • University History
  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College

Contents List

Folder 1
Acceptance Letter, September 23, 1873
Folder 1
Eulogy of Charles Showarce, May 27, 1864

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Runyan, William
  • Shepherd, V. E.
  • Showacre, Charles, d.1864
  • Showacre, George D.