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Collection Number: 03463-z

Collection Title: Lucy Davis Cole Cole Papers, 1941-1943; 1950-1951.

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This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; this finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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Size 7 items
Abstract Lucy Davis (Cole) Cole lived in Richmond, Va. and compiled genealogical information about her family. The collection contains genealogical papers, including "A Sketch of the Family of Charles William Cole (1848-1914) and his wife Julia Quincy Cole of Warren County, N.C.," with records of Davis, White, Quincy, and Mayfield family connections, compiled Cole in 1951; "Quincy Notes," records of the Quincy family and its Adair and Hancock connections, compiled by Winifred Lovering Holman for Lucy Cole in 1950; and letters, 1941-1943, to Lucy Cole from John White Hicks (1860-1943) concerning old days in Warren County, N.C., especially recollections of friends and relatives there before he left in 1885.
Creator Cole, Lucy Davis Cole.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Lucy Davis Cole Cole Papers, #3463-z, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Recieved from Lucy Davis Cole Cole of Richmond, Va., 1960 and 1963
Additional Descriptive Resources
A copy of the original finding aid for this collection is filed in folder 1.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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Lucy Davis (Cole) Cole of Richmond, Va., was a descendant of Charles William Cole (1848-1914) and his wife Julia Quincy Cole of Warren County, N.C. She married her first cousin, Charles Fletcher Cole, in 1899.

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The collection contains genealogical papers of Lucy Davis (Cole) Cole including "A Sketch of the Family of Charles William Cole (1848-1914) and his wife Julia Quincy Cole of Warren County, N.C.," with records of Davis, White, Quincy, and Mayfield family connections, compiled by Cole in 1951; "Quincy Notes," records of the Quincy family and its Adair and Hancock connections, compiled by Winifred Lovering Holman for Lucy Cole in 1950; and letters, 1941-1943, to Lucy Cole from John White Hicks (1860-1943) concerning old days in Warren County, N.C., especially recollections of friends and relatives there before he left in 1885.

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Contents list

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, March 2009

This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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