Harwood Family Collection
Scope and content
This collection, which dates from 1806 to 1983, consists of property deeds, correspondence, wills, photographs, and genealogical materials.
- Creation: 1806-1983
- Warren, H.E. (Howell Edmunds.) (Person)
- Walker, C.M. (Charles McKinney.) (Person)
- Harwood Family. (Family)
- Martin Familiy. (Family)
- Walker Family. (Family)
- Warren Family. (Family)
Restrictions on Access
There are no restrictions to access or use for research purposes.
The Harwood family have long-standing ties to the history of Farmville and Prince Edward County, Virginia. The family has been involved in the insurance business in Farmville for over 150 years. Genealogically related families, including the Warren, Booth, Walker, Martin, and Crute families, were involved in the tobacco business and real estate in Farmville, Virginia.
.65 Linear Feet (1 legal-sized archival box and 1 archival photograph binder)
Language of Materials
Ownership and Custodial History
These materials, assembled over the generations by members of the Harwood family and related families, were donated to the Farmville-Prince Edward County Historical Society in April 2021 by Scott Harwood, Jr.
This collection is part of the Farmville-Prince Edward Historical Society Archives which are housed at the Greenwood Library Archives and Special Collections
The materials in this collection are organized first by surname and then chronologically within those designations
- Benedict Chatelain
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Script of description