Edward Durell Papers

Stewart Bell Jr. Archives Room
Handley Regional Library
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society

518 THL

NOTE: Collection moved to offsite storage (8/29/2016)

SCOPE AND CONTENT:
This collection consists of correspondence between George Edward Durell and Congressman J. Kenneth Robinson between 1971 and 1984. Mr. Durell was very concerned about the United States government and the gold standard.

(3 boxes) Last updated 08/16.

HISTORICAL/BIOGRAPHICAL: George Edward Durell Sr. was born on December 11, 1894 in Harriman, Tennessee, the son of George B. and Genevieve Hill Durell. A veteran of World War I, he was the founder of the George Edward Durell Foundation and the owner and chairman of Union Fork and How Company of Columbus, Ohio. He was married to Ruth Robinson. He lived in Clarke County, Virginia. Durell died on April 1, 1988 at the age of 93.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Obituary, Durell, George Edward, Winchester Star, April 3, 1988.

CITE AS: George Edward Durell Papers #518 THL, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA.

ORGANIZATION:

Box 1-3

Correspondence - Gold Policy Commission, 1971-1984
Edward Durrell and J. Kenneth Robinson
Other correspondence and articles on subject, unnumbered items, typescript, printed