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Papers, 1845-1895

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 64, Folder: 1

Scope and Contents

Letters addressed to Captain Paschal Buford, 1845-1872

Letters addressed to Frances Ann (Otey) Buford, 1852-1877

Correspondents: Elizabeth Otey (mother of Frances A. Otey); Bettie Burks (daughter); Edward C. Burks (son- in-law)

Letters addressed to Bettie (Mildred Elizabeth) Burks, 1846-1847

Correspondent: Elizabeth Otey (maternal grandmother)

Letters addressed to Maggie (Margaret Letitia) Buford, 1851-1882

Eulogy of Mrs. Frances A. (Otey) Buford, 1882

Draft of Frances A. Buford's eulogy

Horse Breeding, circa 1870s

Household and Financial Records, 1856-1882

Wedding Invitations, 1869-1876

Miscellaneous Notebook, circa 1870s-1880s

Letters addressed to Miss Mag Buford, 1874

Unidentified Letters, 1854-1892

Envelopes, circa 1870s

Telegraph of Captain T.N. Cobbes' Death, 1895 (Captain T.N. Cobbes was Margaret Letitia Buford's husband.)


  • Creation: 1845-1895


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Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.


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