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Daniel Philippe Aunspaugh Papers

Identifier: Mss. 65 Au5

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Scope and Contents

An extensive collection of business correspondence, financial papers, daybooks, legal papers, and account books, chiefly 1800-1850, of Col. Daniel Philippe Aunspaugh, documenting his work as tanner and justice of the peace at Bedford County, Va. The collection also includes accounts, 1832-1857, of James Oney.


  • Creation: 1800-1881

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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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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:

Daniel Philippe Aunspaugh was a tanner and justice of the peace in Liberty (now Bedford) Va. He was the son of Johann Peter Von Anspach (1755-1814) and Catherine Barbara Reid Anspach (d. 1820). Daniel Philippe Aunspaugh married Mary "Polly" Stone. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki:


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