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Thomas Smith Deposition

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01273

Scope and Contents

Deposition of Thomas Smith of Matthews County, Virginia in a controversy with Alexander Maccaulay of Yorktown about the ship "Charles Carter", then docked in Norfolk, Virginia.  Written on the verso of "The Virginia Gazette &c. Extraordinary" dated December 16, 1795

Dates

  • 1795 December 16

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:

Thomas Smith lived in Mathews County, Virginia in the late 1700's. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .

Extent

0.017 Linear Feet

Acquisition Information:

Gift.
Title
Guide to the Thomas Smith Deposition
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Staff.
Date
2011-04-21
Language of description
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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