Virginius Groner Papers WLU Coll. 0062

Virginius Groner Papers WLU Coll. 0062


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Washington and Lee University, James G. Leyburn Library, Special Collections and Archives

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Repository
Washington and Lee University, James G. Leyburn Library, Special Collections and Archives
Identification
WLU.Coll.0062
Title
Virginius Groner Papers 1888-1889
Quantity
1 Files
creator
Groner, Virginius
source
Groner, Duncan G.
Language
English
Language
These materials are in English.

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Use

The materials from Washington & Lee University's Special Collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used should be fully credited with the source. Permission for publication of this material, in part or in full, must be secured with the Head of Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Virginius Groner Papers, WLU Coll. 0062, Special Collections and Archives, James G. Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA

In some cases the citation format may vary. Please contact Special Collections' staff to verify the appropriate format.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Duncan G. Groner in 1974.


Scope and Contents

Nineteen photocopied pages of newspaper clippings, concerning General Virginus D. Groner, including articles from a variety of papers dealing with the struggle between General Groner and other Republicans including General William Mahone for control of the Republican Party in Virginia at the 1888 national nominating convention in Chicago and during the gubernatorial campaign of 1889 in Virginia.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
  • Governors
  • Governors -- Election
  • Groner, Duncan G.
  • Groner, Virginius
  • Mahone, William
  • Presidential candidates
  • Presidents
  • Republican Party (U.S.: 1854-)

Existence and Location of Originals

The materials in this collection are photocopies. The originals are owned by Duncan G. Groner.


Container List

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Groner, Duncan G.
  • Groner, Virginius
  • Mahone, William