Dates: 1963

Collection Number: MS 19

Extent: TLS, 2 pgs; 12 leaves of handwritten notes

Biographical/Historical Information: The Chisolm family lived in Albemarle County, Va., near Woodridge. Luvenia Chisholm (1837-1902) married Fleming Dudley in 1854. 

Scope and Content: Collection includes a typscript letter from Richard F. Shaw, Assistant Professor of Genetics at the University of Virginia, to Harvey Deal, Reference Librarian at the University of Virginia, 5 March 1963, asking how to find the family connections of Luvenia Chisholm (1837-1902).  12 page of handwritten notes on other members of the Chisholm family, including transcriptions of obituaries from the Charlottesville Daily Progress newspaper.