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Robert E. Nelson Papers

Identifier: Mss. 39.2 N35

Scope and Contents

Papers and tax receipts of Dr. Robert E. Nelson. Also includes an engraved identification tag.


  • 1852-1894


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.


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Louis H. Stoneman of Columbia, Va. in October 1938.
Guide to the Robert E. Nelson Papers
SCRC Staff
Description rules
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository