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Box 15

 Container

Contains 15 Collections and/or Records:

Prescription Written by Dr. Jonathan Buckler, 1857 August 18

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 20
Identifier: id294153
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....

"Advice from a father to his son, on his leaving home for a distant country," by Lawrence Washington, undated

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 21
Identifier: id294155
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....

Exam Questions for International Law Class, 1854 June

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 13
Identifier: id294123
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....

Exam Questions for Political Economy Class, 1856 February

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 14
Identifier: id294125
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....

Exam Questions for Political Economy Class, undated

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 15
Identifier: id294127
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....

Gradebooks, 1853-1854, undated

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 16
Identifier: id294129
Scope and Contents National Law Class, History Class, Political Economy Class, Unidentified.

Copy of Resolution of the Joint Committee on the Library of Congress, Appointing Henry A. Washington Editor of the Thomas Jefferson Papers, 1857 April 17

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 17
Identifier: id294141
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....

Notes of Time Employed Editing the Thomas Jefferson Papers; Notes regarding the Jefferson Papers, 1850-1851; undated

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 18
Identifier: id294143
Scope and Contents Notes re: papers also includes notes on courses/subject matter taught by Washington.

Broadsides, 1854, undated

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 19
Identifier: id294151
Scope and Contents Broadsides: A. Bodeker's of Richmond, Va. (undated), "Appeal," by Bruton Parish Church (post-1865), A. Morris, Publisher and Bookseller (undated), Gray and Ballantyne Religious Book Depository (undated), "To the Citizens of Williamsburg and Its Vicinity," regarding the Virginia Gazette by W. Y. Peyton and A. A. O'Neil, eds. (includes note from Peyton to Washington, 15 October 1854, "A History of Greece," Jenks, Hickling, and Swan (1 May 1854, 21 August 1854), Chambers Journal, May 1854.

Locks of Hair

 File — Box: 15, Folder: 24
Identifier: id294163
Scope and Contents One lock is wrapped within a folded note that reads, "This was cut from Ned's head on the 29th of June 1846." It's signed "C. B. Tucker" (Cynthia Beverley Tucker) and also has her name on the front fold as well as the word "private." The second lock of hair is contained within an envelope addressed to Henry Washington. Do not open without staff supervision. Photographs are available.