Kinzer, Michael Family Papers

A Guide to the Michael Kinzer Family Papers, 1805-1981 Ms.1962.005


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Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech

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Stephanie Wenger

Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.1962.005
Title
Michael Kinzer Family Papers,1805-1981
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
Kinzer family (Montgomery County, Va.)
Language
The materials in the collection are in English.
Abstract
This collection consists of documents concerned with the acquisition of land in Montgomery County, Michael Kinzer's last will and testament (1826), and a wallet from the Michael Kinzer family.

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

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Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: [identification of item], [box], [folder], Michael Kinzer Family Papers, Ms1962-005, Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Source of Acquisition

This collection was acquired by Newman Library prior to 1962.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Michael Kinzer Family Papers was completed prior to 2010. Additional description was completed in January 2011.


Biographical Note

The Michael Kinzer family resided in Montgomery County, Virginia.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of documents concerned with the acquisition of land in Montgomery County, Michael Kinzer's last will and testament (1826), and a wallet. Within the land acquisition papers is included a deed (October 18, 1816) and a copy of a historical preservation report written by Dr. George Green Shackelford on the Michael Kinzer house. The wallet included in the collection was a Christmas present to W. A. Bell from W. B. Fiser in 1898.

Arrangement

Material in this collection are arranged in chronological order. Undated materials are at the beginning and bulk item are at the back.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Montgomery County (Va.)

Container List

oversize folder: 1
Papers
1805-1981