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George Washington Greene Papers

Finding Aid & Inventory

G.W. Greene was an alumnus of Wake Forest College (Class of 1870), educator, and Southern Baptist missionary to China from 1891 to 1911.

His papers consist of his correspondence from Canton, China, and Bluemont, North Carolina, 1893 to 1911, and a letter to Mrs. Greene, 1912; a photograph of G.W. Green, and a framed portrait; family history notes, a biography of Greene, and a genealogical lineage chart; and a polemical pamphlet (1893).

Biographical and Historical Note

G.W. Greene was an alumnus of Wake Forest College (Class of 1870), educator, and Southern Baptist missionary to China from 1891 to 1911.

Collection Overview

His papers consist of his correspondence from Canton, China, and Bluemont, North Carolina, 1893 to 1911, and a letter to Mrs. Greene, 1912; a photograph of G.W. Green, and a framed portrait; family history notes, a biography of Greene, and a genealogical lineage chart; and a polemical pamphlet (1893).

Correspondents include his son Felix Bailey Greene; his two daughters Anna [  Mrs. S.R. Moore] and Pansy [  Mrs. P.H. Anderson]; his son-in-law Sam R. Moore, and William Robert Gwaltney (1834-1907).

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Greene, George Washington
Title
George Washington Greene Papers,
ID
MS297
Date [inclusive]
1893-1912
Extent
0.25 linear feet  1 half letter box
General Physical Description note
1
Mixed materials [Box]
1

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 2005
Access Restrictions
Collection is open. 
Copyright Notice
Copyright for materials resides with the creators of the items in question or their descendants, unless otherwise designated. Users of this collection are responsible for using the materials in conformance with U.S. copyright law. 
Preferred Citation
MS 297, George Washington Greene Papers, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. 

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