The Reverend Henry Gardiner Lane Memorial Collection
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, chiefly 1850-1900, of members of the family of Henry Gardiner Lane, an Episcopal clergyman of Mathews and Gloucester counties, Va. Correspondents include members of the Harrison, Randolph, and Lane families of Mathews and Gloucester counties, Va. Included are autograph and composition books, wills, certificates of indenture, Civil War pardon, Confederate bonds and almanacs.
See Also: Southern Women and their Families in the 19th Century Papers and Diaries Series C Reel # 02-04 in Swem Library’s microforms area, call number HQ1438 .V5 S68.
- Creation: 1799-1938
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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.
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.
300.00 Linear Feet
A PDF document of this inventory is available online.
Additional information may be found at http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/90_L24_Lane_Memorial_Collection.pdf
Processed by Kerry Ambrose in 1992.
- Guide to the The Reverend Henry Gardiner Lane Memorial Collection
- Finding Aid Authors: Kerry Ambrose.
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- Language of description note
- The collection description/finding aid is written in English