Guide to the Miss Ellwood Anderson Correspondence, 1925-1938, undated

Summary Information

Title: Miss Ellwood Anderson Correspondence, 1925-1938, undated
Collection: AC.664
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder containing 20 letters, some with accompanying envelopes)

This collection of letters to Miss Ellwood Anderson (later Mrs. C.F. Hawkins) is dated from 1925 to 1938, with some dates illegible or non-existent. Most letters are accompanied by their respective envelopes.

Creator: Hawkins, Ellwood Anderson

Biographical/Historical Note

Miss Ellwood Anderson lived in Abingdon, Virginia before her marriage, as did C.F. Hawkins. After their marriage, their address was still Abingdon, and C.F. traveled for a living, writing once from Columbus, Ohio.

Scope and Contents

Twenty letters, some with accompanying envelopes, to Miss Ellwood Anderson or to Mrs. C.F. Hawkins of Abingdon, Virginia, mostly from Mr. C. Frank Hawkins. They appear to love letters between the two.


The letters are arranged chronologically.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

This collection was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in 2009. Accession number AC.2009.039

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, June 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.664: Miss Ellwood Anderson (Mrs. C.F. Hawkins), Papers, Abingdon, Virginia, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA

Container List

Correspondence, 1925-1938, undated ACSC_Box 21, Folder 12