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Carter Harrison Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00267

Scope and Contents

Papers, 1834-1861, of Carter Henry Harrison of Elkora, Cumberland County, Virginia. Includes letters about his father, Carter Henry Harrison, Sr., and his mother, Janetta Harrison, as well as his wife, Alice Harrison. Letters typically deal with the finances of Elkora and then with the preparations and operations of the Civil War.

Dates

  • 1834-1861

Creator

Language of Materials

English

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.

Conditions Governing Use:

Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Biographical Information:

Son of Carter Henry Harrison and Janetta Fisher Harrison.

Extent

0.10 Linear Feet

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Mss. Acc. 2012.040

Processing Information:

Accessioned and processed by Benjaming Bromley in February 2012.
Title
Guide to the Carter Harrison Papers
Author
Benjamin Bromley
Date
2012-02-10
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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