Holland Family Papers
Scope and Contents
Papers, 1795-1835, of the Holland family of Nansemond County, Va. and Jasper County, Ga. Includes a manuscript volume, ca. 1795-1800, used by George Washington Holland for arithmetic exercises; diary, 1832- 1835, kept by William S. Holland to record farming activities, descriptions of Fourth of July celebrations, a meeting concerning states' rights, and the sighting of a comet. Also includes genealogical information of the Holland family.
- Creation: 1795-1835
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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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1.00 Linear Feet
Gift: 09/00/1964 and Acc. 1983.54 was received on 10/26/1983.
Additional information may be found at http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/wm/viw00026.frame
Processed by Cynthia L. Barwick in 1984.
- Guide to the Holland Family Papers
- Finding Aid Authors: Cynthia L. Barwick.
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- The collection description/finding aid is written in English