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John Tyler Letter to Henry A. Wise

 Collection
Identifier: UA 6.060

Scope and Contents

Letter from John Tyler to Virginia Governor Henry A. Wise dated July 4, 1855. The letter states that Wise's being elected Governor would not be inconsistent with his remaining on William & Mary's Board of Visitors, and that other members of the Board hope Wise will not resign.

Dates

  • 1855 July 4

Creator

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 publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Curator of Manuscripts and Rare Books, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Extent

0.01 Linear Foot

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased in April 1957 from Walter R. Benjamin of New York, NY

Related Materials

Tyler Family Papers University Archives Faculty-Alumni File Collection

General

This item was removed from the Faculty-Alumni File in 2016.
Title
Guide to the John Tyler Letter to Henry A. Wise
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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