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Catalog Number 1939.00001.001
Title Old Commonwealth of Virginia: Its Social Life and Civilization
Scope & Content Taylor, Charles Sinclair, w/AMsS note tipped in, "The Commonwealth of Virginia, Its Social Life and Civilization," booklet written for his grand-children. This is a presentation copy given to Mrs. Lydia K. Stribling, niece of Charles S. Taylor. Booklet written with his memories of the slaves he knew as a child, and seems to have been written to counter the histories being written at that time totally from the Northern point of view.
Date 1885
Object Name Booklet
Creator Taylor, Charles S.
Status OK
Collection Virginia History Collection
People Taylor, Charles Sinclair
Stribling, Lydia K.(Mrs.)
Search Terms Virginia-Social Life
Spring Grove
Year Range from 1885.0