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Creator Davis, Virginia Wood, 1919-1990
Title Papers
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Correspondence
Date 1846
Year Range From 1846
Year Range To 1990
Other Number MSS 375
Description Correspondence, photographs, diaries, and personal and professional writing of Virginia Wood Davis, a Smiths Grove, Kentucky native and a reporter and editor, 1943-1985, for newspapers in Tennessee, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Florida and McCreary County, Kentucky. Includes genealogical data as well as correspondence and miscellaneous papers of her family, especially her mother, Virginia Wood (Cox) Davis.
Subjects African Americans
Aircraft accidents
Banking
Banks
Birthday cards
Cancer
Christmas cards
Clubs
Coal mines and mining --Kentucky
Courtship
Diaries
Diplomas
Easter cards
Estates
Exhibitions
Fairs
Farming
Farms
Fox hunting
Genealogy
Greeting cards
Hemp
Horseback riding
Horses
Indians
Indians of North America
Journalists
Land
Maps
Military life
Military service
New Year cards
Newspapers
Ocean travel
Photographers
Photographs
Physicians
Poetry
Polo
Postcards
Prostitution
Report cards
Schools
Smallpox
Social life
Strikes
Taxes
Tobacco
Traffic accidents
Travel
Valentines
Wills
World War I, 1914-1918
World War II, 1939-1945
People Albers, Jo-Ann Huff
Alexander, Betty
Alexander, Dabney B., b. 1873
Anderson, William
Arnow, Harriette Louisa (Simpson), 1908-1986
Baird, Anna E.
Baird, Blanche
Baird, Eugene Yancey, 1902-1950
Baird, Laura Melvina
Baird, Margaret Yancey (Wood), 1870-1957
Baird, Wood, 1893-1918
Bartley, Sallie M.
Bear, Charles E.
Bingham, Sallie, b. 1937
Binkley, Ellis, 1908-1986
Blakeman, Claude Norman, 1875-1913
Bohannon, Hattie Lou
Bond, Mary Virginia (Baird), 1891-1984
Bond, Oscar Stephen, 1876-1971
Borders, Lola J., 1895-1981
Borders, Winford, 1894-1976
Brogdon, Neal Stanley, b. 1932
Browning, Gordon Weaver, 1889-1976
Butler, Pearl, 1885-1974
Butler, Peter H., 1880-1967
Byland, Lyle
Carroll, Pattie, b. 1875
Carter, Eleanor Rosalynn (Smith), b. 1927
Carter, James Earl "Jimmy," Jr., b. 1924
Chambers, Whittaker, 1901-1961
Chambliss, Emma Elizabeth (Baird), 1898-1977
Chambliss, Landon Baird, 1921-1994
Chambliss, William Jones III, 1923-2011
Chambliss, William Jones, Jr., 1899-1981
Clark, Thomas Dionysius, 1903-2005
Clark, Tom T.
Colby, Ida E. (Baird), 1868-1952
Cooke, Jessie Kirtley
Cooke, John F.
Cox, Eugene, 1848-1916
Cox, Meredith Howard, 1826-1903
Cox, Meredith J., d. 1977
Cox, Nell, 1892-1980
Cox, Sarah Jane (Brown) Green, 1824-1900
Craft, Ryland Glenmore, 1889-1960
Crockett, David, 1786-1836
Cullins, Nell (Grider)
Davis, Edwin
Davis, Elijah Hise, 1843-1905
Davis, Elmore Wood, 1875-1925
Davis, Joe D.
Davis, Roger, b. 1939
Davis, Virginia Wood (Cox), 1880-1950
Davis, Virginia Wood, 1919-1990
De Lourdes, Sister Mary
DeLoach, Judson Bennett, 1911-2008
Dickenson, Edward Swanson, 1930-2002
Dix, Earl Steve, 1944-1982
Eldridge, Alta
Elkin, Cova
Ellis, Beulah (Collins), 1886?-1975
Ellis, Virginia
Eubank, Ada
Ewing, Kate C. (Gatewood), b. 1868
Fields, Pat
Franks, M. E.
Garman, Emily
Garrido, Amparo
Gibbons, Sam Melville, b. 1920
Greider, William Harold, b. 1936
Grinstead, L. M.
Hadnot, John W., d. 1956
Ham, Mordecai Fowler, 1877-1961
Hammersley, Estelle (Salling), 1897-1978
Harman, Aubrey
Harman, Jean
Herrmann, John
Jackson, Edie
Kennedy, John Fitzgerald, 1917-1963
Kirk, Claude Roy, Jr., 1926-2011
Landis, Dean
Low, Juliette Gordon, 1860-1927
Lynn, Loretta, b. 1935
Magnuson, Theodore
Marler, Kenneth Wayne
McCall, Pauline G., 1915-2004
McConnell, Addison Mitchell "Mitch", Jr., b. 1942
Miller, George Henry, 1915-2004
Moore, Nell, 1892-1980
Moulder, Eva K.
Murphy, Lois
Murphy, Naomi
Myers, Rodes Kirby, 1900-1960
O'Dell, Marguerite
Orendorf, Jo Tilden, 1910-2003
Palmer, Bertha Matilde (Honore), 1849-1918
Parrish, Eugenia Wood, 1911-1981
Perry, Doris, d. 1953
Pittman, Richard F.
Popham, John Nicholas III, 1910-1999
Powell, Reuben R., 1910-1982
Purdon, James F.
Richards, Frances, 1893-1991
Rogers, Harold Dallas "Hal," b. 1937
Rogers, May, 1907-2000
Rosenfield, Frances (Cox), 1888-1930
Rosenfield, Marilee, 1911-1978
Ross, Maude
Ross, Stanford G.
Ross, Wilburn Kirby, b. 1922
Rowlett, William H.
Ruiz, Armando III
Salling, John B., 1856?-1959
Schmidheiser, Ken
Shadoan, Mary
Smith, H. D.
Smith, Mary Mildred (Cox), 1874-1946
Smith, Robin Meredith, b. 1898?
Stallings, Cora Lee
Sweeney, Luella
Taylor, Carrie (Burnam), 1855-1917
Terry, Anne (Ford)
Terry, Courtney Prentice
Tucker, Edna L., 1890-1986
West, J. W.
Whisnant, Gretchen Elizabeth (Van Trease), 1926-2006
White, Richard
Wiley, Grace Kirby, 1877-1952
Wilkens, George R.
Williams, Leslie
Wilson, Philip H., d. 1985
Yerkes, Jane
Search Terms Alabama
Bagby family
Barren County, KY
Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area (KY & TN)
Blakeman family
Breathitt County, KY
Caribbean
Catawba Indians
Cherokee Indians
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Compulsory military service
Consolation
Cox family
Cuba
Cullins family
Drug traffic
Equal Rights Amendment
Florida
Florida College
Georgia
Glasgow Times (Glasgow, KY)
Hardin County Fair (Elizabethtown, KY)
Hardin County, KY
Helen, GA
Henderson County, KY
Home front
Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels
Japan
Jefferson County, KY
Kingsport, TN
Land - Transactions (Sales, Purchases, Transfers)
Law cases
McCreary County Record (newspaper)
McCreary County, KY
Medical care, Cost of
Mormon Church
Nazareth Academy (Bardstown, KY)
Owensboro, KY
Passports
Powell family
Power of attorney
Rogers family
Savannah, GA
Shipley family
Smiths Grove High School (Smiths Grove, KY)
Smiths Grove, KY
Social Security
South Carolina
Tax receipts
Tennessee
Warren County, KY
Western Kentucky State Teachers College
Wood family
Finding Aids For finding aid click here - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_mss_fin_aid/1863/
Catalog Number 2011.138.1
Dates of Creation 1846-1990
Caption Virginia Wood Davis
Extent 15 boxes. 153 folders. 4,048 items.
Number of Images 1