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Tucker-Brooke Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 T79

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, 1850-1885, of the Tucker and Brooke families of Ashland, Richmond and Winchester, Va. and Salvington," Stafford County, Va. Chiefly letters written to Anne Evelina (Hunter) Tucker by her daughter Virginia Sarah (Tucker) Brooke and by Janes S. Tucker. Includes letters written to St. George Tucker Brooke by his father Henry Laurens Brooke and David Tucker Brooke and others.

Dates

  • 1850-1885

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

146.00 items

Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open to all researchers. Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Manuscripts and Rare Books Librarian, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library. 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.

Family History:

Members of the Tucker-Brooke family include Henry St. George Tucker (1780-1848) who married Anne Evelina Hunter. Their daughter Sarah Virginia Tucker married Henry Laurens Brooke and had several children, among whom were St. George Tucker Brooke, professor of law at West Virginia University, and David Tucker Brooke. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki:

Extent

1.00 Linear Feet

Acquisition Information:

Purchase

Physical Description

146.00 items

General

Other Information:

A PDF document of this inventory is available online.

Additional information may be found at http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/65_T79_Tucker-Brooke.pdf
Title
Guide to the Tucker-Brooke Papers
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Staff.
Date
2007-06-29
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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