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Virginia Caroline Goodwin papers

 Collection — Oversize Box: OF14 [F09.002.07.002], Folder: 2
Identifier: MS0072

Scope and Contents

Various papers, including three drafts of a love letter to Goodwin from David R. Autry, a Confederate soldier stationed at Camp Holmes in Raleigh; two poems, presumably by Goodwin, one of which prays for an end to the war; photographs; and genealogical information and biographical sketches.

Dates

  • 1864 - 1971

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Biographical / Historical

Virginia Caroline Goodwin was born near Raleigh, N.C., on March 17, 1847. In 1865, she married William Henry Roundy, a Canadian mercenary who served in the Union Army. They met when he accepted a job on Goodwin's father's plantation near Raleigh.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet

Overview

Three drafts of a love letter to Goodwin from David R. Autry, a Confederate soldier stationed at Camp Holmes in Raleigh; two poems, presumably by Goodwin; photographs; and genealogical/biographical information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Connie Guthery, 1981; Gift of Mabel Day Daniel, 1983.
Title
Virginia Caroline Goodwin papers
Status
Completed
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Contact:
Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
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