Galt Papers (III-A)
Scope and Contents
Papers of Alexander Galt, Jr. and his family. Mostly correspondence but also includes contracts, financial records, diaries, notebooks, sculptures and ephemera. Most items written to, or by, Alexander Galt, Jr. when he was living in Florence, Italy. Alexander Galt's sketchbook which includes photograph of Galt's sketch of General Stonewall Jackson.
Inventory is in Box 1, Folder 1. Sketchbook is in Box 5.
- Creation: 1848-1917
- Galt, Alexander D. II, 1827-1863 (Person)
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access:
Collection is open to all researchers.
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.
1.75 Linear Feet
Arrangement of Materials:
Mostly chronological within each box.
On loan to UVA by Mary Meares Galt and later a gift to Swem Library.
- Guide to the Galt Papers (III-A)
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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