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J. Luther Kibler Scrapbooks, circa 1920-1940

J. Luther Kibler Scrapbooks, circa 1920-1940
Mss. MsV Ad84-97, Ad97A - 97B
0.7 Cubic Feet
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16 volumes
Scope and Contents

James Luther Kibler was a historian, author, newspaper correspondent and secretary of the Socialist Party in Virginia.

Scrapbooks, ca. 1920-ca. 1940, of James Luther Kibler, of Williamsburg, Va. Scrapbooks contains newspaper clippings of current events pasted onto magazine pages, mostly concerning Virginia and the history of the Williamsburg area. Includes some handwritten and typed notes as well as loose mimeographed copies of radio talks, 1942, given by Elwood Street, Director, the Richmond Community Council and Richmond Community Fund. These fourteen volumes were apparently part of a long series of scrapbooks. Location of the remaining scrapbooks is not known.

MsV Ad97B is entitled:  "A Kibler Scrapbook donated to The Williamsburg City Library...a Memorial to William C. Ewing. November 1951" with a table of contents for the Yorktown Sesqui-Centennial, List of 184 Revolutionary Shrines by Kibler, Seven Virginia Executives by Squires, Gen. George Rogers Clark, William Grayson - First Virginia U.S. Senator, Bicentennial News for 1932 and Book Reviews.  Includes newspaper clippings and sections of newspapers.

MsV Ad97A is entitled:  "The George Washington Bicentennial News by the Alexandria Gazette 1930-1931, 1946" which includes issues of the newspaper and other newspapers.

Kibler, James Luther (1867-1953)
Street, Elwood (b. 1890)
Alexandria gazette
George Washington Bicentennial News
Richmond (Va.)--History--20th century
Socialist Party (U.S.)
United States George Washington Bicentennial Commission
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Siege, 1781--Centennial celebrations, etc
Yorktown Sesquicentennial

Administrative Information

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Related Materials

See also; J. Luther Kibler Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.

MsV Scc2 and Scc3  Wellsprings of Democracy Scrapbooks (by Elwood Street)

Preferred Citation
J. Luther Kibler Scrapbooks, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Finding Aid Revisions:
Mss. MsV 97A and 97B added in February 2011 by Anne Johnson.  Processed as part of backlog.
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