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Personal letters primarily of the Cooke family, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: id149433

Scope and Contents

Personal letters primarily of the Cooke family, from relatives and friends in West Virginia , Kentucky, and Missouri. On trip to see Buchanan's inauguration, March 7, 1857. On Sons of Termperance, February 23, 1850. On the trials of a young doctor in establishing practice at Bridgewater, Virginia, May 15, 1849. Letters from Missouri on living conditions, abolitionist activities, richness of soil, and opprotunity for success, 1853-1859.


  • Creation: undated


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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.


From the Collection: 443.00 Linear Feet

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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository