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Zelda J. Miller Papers

Collection ID: MG 73

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Zelda J. Miller's elementary-level teaching materials on the subjects of Hampton Roads and Virginia history, some hand-written. Also included are tourism materials, civic-minded publications and information regarding Hampton Roads ports and commerce. Of particular note is information on Norfolk’s historic mace.


  • 1936-1958, undated
  • Other: Date acquired: 06/30/1999



0.40 Linear Feet

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers without restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from Special Collections and University Archives, and the holder of the copyright, if not Old Dominion University Libraries.

Biographical or Historical Information

Zelda J. Miller was a teacher at several schools in Norfolk, Virginia during the 1950s and 1960s including the Robert E. Lee School. Miller passed away on September 11, 1998 at the age of 94.

Note written by Special Collections Staff

Language of Materials



Zelda J. Miller was a teacher at Robert E. Lee School in Norfolk, Virginia during the 1950s and 1960s. The material consists entirely of historical, civic, and tourist information about the Hampton Roads area.

Source of Acquisition

Peter Stewart

Method of Acquisition

Gift. Accession #A99-13

A Guide to the Zelda J. Miller Papers
Special Collections Staff
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the ODU Community Collections Repository

3000 Perry Library
4427 Hampton Blvd.
Norfolk VA 23529 US