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Correspondence, 1859

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 1
Identifier: id83039

Scope and Contents

74 items. Unfinished letter of [?] to Rufus J. Colley (bears legal notes concerning estate of William H. Roy), Francis M. Boykin, Jr., Upperville Male Academy, John Haw, Thomas H. Ellis, P.M. Tabb & Son, order from Henry A. Wise to Gibson to call on Superintendent of Arsenal at Harper's Ferry for amunition, John Blair Hoge to Wise, S. Bassett French to Jno. B. Hoge, Morton Marye, Sister to William Booth Taliaferro, H.H. Dent, Medical Report of R. A. Straith, David S. Watson, J. Lucins Davis, William Munford to J.M. Rowan, Alfred M. Barbour (issuing ammunition and bursting of guns), E. W. Balch, William Booth Taliaferro to Wise, James L. Kemper, Alexander Galt Taliaferro, William B. Hartley, Robert F. Getty (E.G. Otis Yonkers Examiner Reporter), W. (leter to Wise, anti-hanging John Brown), William Munford to H.L. Bowen (transmitting denial of Bowen's request by William Booth Taliaferro), George W. Munford, J.A. Vadenbousch to William Booth Taliaferro, S. Bassett French (for William Booth Taliaferro) to M.M. Anderson, L.H. King to [?] Wargh concerning credentials of E.G Otis, Capt. to [?] (promise to rescue him), Chas. G. Stone to J.L. Davis (publication), John Scott, J. Lucinus, William, R.D., Edmund Mason, William H. anthony Henry C. Allen--conditions at Charlestown Jail, Powhatan Robinson page (for William Booth Taliaferro) to John B. Hoge, William Booth Taliaferro per O. Jennings Wise to William Sherrard, Ap.P. Shutt, E.G. Otis to his wife (including description of Mt. Vernon), Draft of William Booth Taliaferro to Haw, William Booth Taliaferro (per I. Jennings Wise to [?] Moore), William Booth Taliaferro to [?] Clarke, (Congressman) A. W. Boteler to William Booth Taliaferro, Edward Graham to William Booth Taliaferro, Pohatan Robinson Page, J.R. Chambliss, H. H. Mays, J.D. Bright, James C. Van Dyke, Henry M. Phillips to Charles J. Faukner, P. Ranchfoss, Ro[bert] Tyler, ?Francis B, Jones, W.B. Stanard [at Bendover], J.W. Ware, William H. Richardson, A.K. Syester, J.W. Rowan, Bond of B.R. Gaine to Warner Throckmorton Toliaferro (executor of William H. Roy)


  • Creation: 1859


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From the Collection: 61.10 Linear Feet