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Collection of Battle of Rio Hill papers

 Collection — Box: BW 13, Folder: 2 [X031589428]
Identifier: MSS 15898

Scope and Contents

The collection of Battle of Rio Hill papers ( 1992, 0.03 cubic feet) consists chiefly of photographs and negatives and includes an image of the site of Rio Hill Shopping Center being searched for Civil War artifacts, the marker commemorating the skirmish, and the honor guard at the dedication of the marker. The collection also includes press releases, a letter from Charlottesville mayor Elizabeth "Bitsy" Waters, and an audiocassette recording of the dedication ceremony.

Dates

  • 1992

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

Extent

0.03 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Provenance

Donated by Art Beltrone, 15 February 2015.
Title
Collection of Battle of Rio Hill papers
Status
Completed
Author
Ellen Welch
Date
7 August 2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
P.O. Box 400110
University of Virginia
Charlottesville Virginia 22904-4110 United States