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Box 7

 Container

Contains 11 Collections and/or Records:

Manuscript Dictionary of Law Terms with Explanations and Precedents (Booklet 6), undated

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 11
Identifier: id293939
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of the papers of Henry A. Washington, professor of history and political economy at the College of William and Mary. Dates include 1835-1859. The collection Includes correspondence, poetical compositions, diaries kept while practicing law in Richmond, Va., writings and addresses, legal and financial papers, and the manuscript of his edition of the Writings of Thomas Jefferson as well as supporting documentation for that project....

Manuscript Dictionary of Law Terms with Explanations and Precedents (Booklet 3), undated

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 8
Identifier: id293933
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of the papers of Henry A. Washington, professor of history and political economy at the College of William and Mary. Dates include 1835-1859. The collection Includes correspondence, poetical compositions, diaries kept while practicing law in Richmond, Va., writings and addresses, legal and financial papers, and the manuscript of his edition of the Writings of Thomas Jefferson as well as supporting documentation for that project....

Manuscript Dictionary of Law Terms with Explanations and Precedents (Booklet 4), undated

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 9
Identifier: id293935
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of the papers of Henry A. Washington, professor of history and political economy at the College of William and Mary. Dates include 1835-1859. The collection Includes correspondence, poetical compositions, diaries kept while practicing law in Richmond, Va., writings and addresses, legal and financial papers, and the manuscript of his edition of the Writings of Thomas Jefferson as well as supporting documentation for that project....

Manuscript Dictionary of Law Terms with Explanations and Precedents (Booklet 5), undated

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 10
Identifier: id293937
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of the papers of Henry A. Washington, professor of history and political economy at the College of William and Mary. Dates include 1835-1859. The collection Includes correspondence, poetical compositions, diaries kept while practicing law in Richmond, Va., writings and addresses, legal and financial papers, and the manuscript of his edition of the Writings of Thomas Jefferson as well as supporting documentation for that project....

Manuscript Dictionary of Law Terms with Explanations and Precedents (Booklet 2), undated

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 7
Identifier: id293931
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of the papers of Henry A. Washington, professor of history and political economy at the College of William and Mary. Dates include 1835-1859. The collection Includes correspondence, poetical compositions, diaries kept while practicing law in Richmond, Va., writings and addresses, legal and financial papers, and the manuscript of his edition of the Writings of Thomas Jefferson as well as supporting documentation for that project....

Diaries of Henry Washington (Booklets 1-4), 1842 January-1843 November

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 2
Identifier: id293921
Scope and Contents Henry Washington covers many topics. Societal issues include the dangers of alcohol abuse, religious awakening, novels (Zanoni), self-knowledge of women, thoughts on whether women have culturally inferior minds, virtues of men and women, role of education, notes on Catherine the Great of Russia and murdering her husband, cattle show, elections, manners involving invitations to social engagements, philosophical notes on luck and special providence, role of God in the world, usefulness of prayer,...

Paper on the Abolition of Slavery (incomplete), 1843 October 6

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 3
Identifier: id293923
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of the papers of Henry A. Washington, professor of history and political economy at the College of William and Mary. Dates include 1835-1859. The collection Includes correspondence, poetical compositions, diaries kept while practicing law in Richmond, Va., writings and addresses, legal and financial papers, and the manuscript of his edition of the Writings of Thomas Jefferson as well as supporting documentation for that project....

"Poetical Compositions by Henry A. Washington of Westmoreland County, Va.," (Georgetown College, D. C.), 1836 March

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 5
Identifier: id293927
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of the papers of Henry A. Washington, professor of history and political economy at the College of William and Mary. Dates include 1835-1859. The collection Includes correspondence, poetical compositions, diaries kept while practicing law in Richmond, Va., writings and addresses, legal and financial papers, and the manuscript of his edition of the Writings of Thomas Jefferson as well as supporting documentation for that project....

Manuscript Dictionary of Law Terms with Explanations and Precedents (Booklet 1), undated

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 6
Identifier: id293929
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of the papers of Henry A. Washington, professor of history and political economy at the College of William and Mary. Dates include 1835-1859. The collection Includes correspondence, poetical compositions, diaries kept while practicing law in Richmond, Va., writings and addresses, legal and financial papers, and the manuscript of his edition of the Writings of Thomas Jefferson as well as supporting documentation for that project....

Essays by Henry Washington (Booklets 1-3), 1844-1845

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 4
Identifier: id293925
Scope and Contents Discuss the Virginia Agricultural Society, free and slave labor, the admission of Texas, obligatory free education for Virginia, and the debates of the Patrick Henry Society. Includes notes on diverse subjects such as "Notes on difference in the meaning of love between a 20 year old man and a 30 year old man" and "Notes on should foreign immigration be checked?"