Reuben E. Stivers personal and naval correspondence
The Stivers collection consists of twenty boxes of personal and navy correspondence written by Stivers, his colleagues, and family between 1913 and 1998. The Navy correspondence centers around Stivers' past service record and efforts made on the behalf of the Shenandoah Council. Personal correspondence includes annual Christmas letters, biographical information about Stivers, his friends, travel accounts, newspaper clippings, and correspondence concerning Stivers' publishing negotiations.
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20 Linear Feet (20 boxes)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Multiple gifts from Reuben E. Stivers and Carol Poundstone from 1985-1999; accession #s 000840, 001498,002143,003979,005625,005639.
- Guide to the Reuben E. Stivers personal and naval correspondence
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- 2020-03-20: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Emily Somach.