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family papers

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

E. E. Bomar Family collection

Identifier: SCPL-2011-014
Content Description Photographs, correspondence, writings and miscellaneous documents from the Edward Earle Bomar (1861-1947) family. Contents focus on the Bomar, Earle and Landrum families. Other subject areas include the Cleveland family, the Vernon family, Baptists, Spartanburg Male Academy, Spartanburg Female Academy, Downtown Spartanburg, the Civil War, Bivingsville and Glendale, Limestone College, Converse College, Wofford College, Wade Hampton, Red Shirts, Dexter E. Converse, and John G. Landrum.

High Family collection

Identifier: SCPL-2010-009
Content Description Papers found in abandoned Boiling Springs home. Most relate to the 1935 estate of John A. Cofer High. Collection includes Southern Dental College Class of 1910 commencement invitation and stationery examples from Commercial National Bank, J. F. Floyd Mortuary, Dr. O. W. Leonard, Attorneys L. W. Perrin and A. E. Tinsley, Barnes Hotel (Baxley, Georgia), Irwin's Drug Store, and Attorneys R. A. Dobson and R. W. Dobson. Also included is a Great Depression-era document notifying depositors in the...

Margaret Gibbs Collection

Identifier: SCPL-2014-035
Content Description Photographs, scrapbooks, and genealogical papers connected with several interconnected families including the Gibbs, Cooper, Wingo, Lawrence, Saunders, and Fulmer families.

Murphy/Sessions/Geer Family collection

Identifier: SCPL-2014-013
Content Description This collection includes papers, photographs and books that had belonged to James Hamilton Geer, Jr. The bulk of the materials were created by his mother, Josephine Sessions Geer and his grandfather, F. Perry Sessions. Other family names represented in the collection include Murphy and Johnson. These families had their roots in Georgetown County, South Carolina, but Perry and Josephine spent many years living in Spartanburg. Josephine later moved to Rye, New York. Areas of focus in the...

Vassey Family collection

Identifier: SCPL-2011-022
Content Description Small collection of ten (10) items, pertaining to the Vassey and Ray families of northern Spartanburg County. Items include: 1. Photograph of Jonas Vassey, ca.1920 (reproduction); 2. Photograph of Phillip Ray family, ca. 1900 (reproduction); 3. Photograph of three Chesnee law enforcement officers on horseback, 1920s (reproduction); 4. Four men with disassembled still, 1920s (reproduction); 5. 1930s election card for Cordie Page; two search warrants, two arrest warrents, and a mortgage...