M. L. Foley Collection,
Scope and Content
The collection includes receipts and more than 100 pieces of incoming and outgoing correspondence relating to M. L. Foley's business selling birds out of Salem, Virginia. Foley's letters concern the breeding, sale, and shipment of birds throughout the U.S., as well as Central and South America. The collection also contains receipts for birds, freight, feed, licenses, and more.
- 1958-1964, undated
- Foley, M. L. (Person)
Collection is open for research.
Permission to publish material from M. L. Foley Collection must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.
0.8 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)
Language of Materials
The collection includes receipts and more than 100 pieces of incoming and outgoing correspondence relating to M. L. Foley's business selling birds out of Salem, Virginia.
The collection is arranged by material type. Within each material type (correspondence and receipts), items are arranged chronologically with undated items at the end.
The collection was purchased by Special Collections in May 2012.
The processing, arrangement, and description of the M. L. Foley Collection was completed in June 2012.
- M. L. Foley Collection, 1958-1964, undated
- Tyler Dodson, Student Assistant and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist
- © 2012 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. All rights reserved.
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Part of the Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech Repository
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