Author:W.S. GREEN

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1925 TO 1957 ORIGINAL GROUP OF NINE [9] HAND WRITTEN DIARIES AND MANUSCRIPT RELICS DETAILING A DEPRESSION AND WORLD WAR II ERA RURAL FARM AND COMMUNITY LIFE AND A SIGNIFICANT SPOTLIGHT ON VIRGINIA'S USE OF GERMAN PRISONERS OF WAR LABORERS

By: W.S. GREEN

Price: $8,955.99

Publisher: NOTTOWAY COUNTY, CREWE VIRGINIA, 1925

Seller ID: 0002598

Condition: Good+


Onj offer is a super, and significant archive of nine [9] manuscript diaries dated 1925 through 1957 handwritten by W.S. Green of Nottoway County, Virginia. While the group as a whole detail a hard working Virginia farmer's life in detail of particular interest to historians and researchers of the place and time was that in 1945 and 1946 Mr. Green used German prisoners of war to work on his farm. Virginia was the prime location for interned Prisoners of War in ten major camps, with up to seventeen smaller satellite camps under their direction. The highest reported POW population throughout V... View more info