Eula Thomas Scrapbooks, 1933-1951
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Brief Description: Four 1933-1951 personal scrapbooks created by Eula Thomas of Norfolk, Virginia. The scrapbooks include clippings on local, state, and international news as well as personal ephemera such as birthday cards, invitations, and correspondence.
Held at:
Sargeant Memorial Collection
Slover Library
235 East Plume Street
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: 7574317429
Email: localhistory [at]
Record Series Number: 001/01/MSS 2019-021
Created by: Thomas, Eula (1897-1962)
Volume: 2.0 Boxes
Acquired: 05/15/2019.
Arrangement: Arranged in chronological order.
Biographical Note for Thomas, Eula (1897-1962) : Eula Nicholson Wallace Thomas was a native of Pinetown, North Carolina. She was born on February 8, 1897 and married Emmett Morris Thomas on December 31, 1938 in Richmond, Virginia. Thomas worked as a bookkeeper and secretary for Thomas Marine Railway Company. She also worked at C&P Telephone in Newport News, Virginia. Thomas was a member of Park Place Methodist Church. Additionally, she was a matron of the Order of the Eastern Star, Chapter 52. Thomas died on October 28, 1962 in Princess Anne County, Virginia and was buried at Riverside Memorial Park in Norfolk, Virginia.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open to all researchers.
Subject Index
Norfolk (Va.)
Norfolk (Va.)--Social life and customs--20th century
Genres/Forms of Material
Christmas cards
Church bulletins
Clippings (information artifacts)
Greeting cards
Marriage records
Napkins (culinary textile)
Printed ephemera
Report cards
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: The status of copyright for these materials is governed by Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U. S. C.). Copyright restrictions may apply.
Acquisition Notes: Unknown
PreferredCitation: Eula Thomas Scrapbooks, MSS 2019-021, Sargeant Memorial Collection, Norfolk Public Library, Norfolk, Virginia.