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Neal R. Kitchens Collection

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Identifier: MSS 80-55
Neal R. Kitchens (1910 - 1970) was a sheriff of Clay County, NC. He was appointed sheriff while a deputy and was elected to the office in 1942. He served until 1946 and was elected again in 1954. He also owned the Kitchens Lumber Company and the K-Bar Ranch in Hayesville, NC. He also was a member of several public service clubs.

The collection contains a biography and obituary on Kitchens, and an editorial praising his dedication to his job and community, information on his lumber company and ranch, and memorabilia.

Dates

  • 1962 - 1970

Condition Description

Good

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Extent

.25 Linear Feet