James Family Papers
Scope and Contents
Correspondence of Cyrus Rosser James (1855-1937), Methodist minister in Virginia (on the Buckingham, Heathsville, North Mecklenburg and Whitestone Charges), with his family including his wife, Annie (Shields) James and his children. Also includes account books, accounts, photographs, scrapbooks, printed books and postcards.
- Creation: 1826-1914
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.
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.
5.00 Linear Feet
Locations list one book at SOSS on 62: I (KRK 2022/11/15)
Gift in memory of Cyrus R. James and Annie E. S. James (1981) and gifts of Leah James (1982, 1985, 1986).
A PDF document of this inventory is available online.
Additional information may be found at http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/81_J23_James_Family.pdf
Processed by Brian Tilley in 1987.
- Guide to the James Family Papers
- Finding Aid Authors: Brian Tilley.
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- The collection description/finding aid is written in English