Series 3: Research Notes, undated
Scope and Contents
The notes consist of Chappelear's research for his book "Maps and Notes Pertaining to the Upper Section of Fauquier County, Virginia. Includes transcriptions of wills, deeds, rental agreements and other legal material. Includes biographies, list of local newspapers, elevation of towns, hand drawn plats and maps Some notes are grouped by owners of property, some are grouped by location and sometimes a combination of both. This series has been kept in the order received, but it is difficult to determine if it matches the publication format or some other criterion. Subject headings such as "Shenandoah Valley," "Berryville," Burwell," and "Frederick County" appear on some items.
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access:
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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