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|Size||0.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 450 items)|
|Abstract||Materials collected during Allen Thurman Donnell's efforts to reconstruct the history of the Donnell family and its connections scattered over Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and other states. Correspondence with members of the Donnell family and other families connected with the Donnells and copies of clippings make up the collection. Other families represented include Balentine, Baly, Brawley, Burwell, Caldwell, Callicoat, Carroth, Denny, Harper, Helms, Latham, McGauphey, Parrott, Pitt, Powell, Straton, Walker, and Wammack. The collection is arranged by family.|
|Creator||Donnell, Allen Thurman.|
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Genealogical material collected by Donnell, 1956-1966, including information on military service, land grants, family trees, newspaper clippings, and correspondence with relatives of families he was researching. The material is arranged by family name.Back to Top
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