Kingsbury, J. D. Papers

J. D. Kingsbury PapersMs.1989.054


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Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.1989.054
Title
J. D. Kingsbury Papers1854
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
Kingsbury, J. D.
Language
The materials in the collection are in English.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open to research.

Preferred Citation

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Scope and Contents

Missionary sent by the American Sunday-School Union in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Monongalia and Marion counties, Virginia (now West Virginia), in 1854. Papers include Kingsbury's certificate appointing him to his position by the Union, and five letters to him from co-workers and friends referring to Kingsbury's concerns over the position given him and his plans to establish a library.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Virginia -- History
  • West Virginia

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the J. D. Kingsbury Papers by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).