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Box Small Collections Box 18

 Container

Contains 78 Results:

Letter, 1862 Mar. 18, May 17

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 18, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letters 18 March and 17-30 May 1862, written by Ned Hoxie, Camp Brightwood, Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, [Va.] while serving in a Massachusetts Infantry Regiment during the American Civil War. The letters are to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. B. Hoxie, Northampton, Massachusetts and concern the fighting in Virginia, the occupation of a Tyler family home, and also mention picking up weapons from the Battle of Williamsburg. The letterhead is stamped with "The Shield of Liberty, 1776-1861" on...

Letter, 1967 Nov. 27

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 18, Folder: 1
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Hubert H. Humphrey, Vice President, Washington, D.C. to W. Brooks George, Richmond, Virginia, expressing his pleasure at participating in the annual meeting of the Grocery Manufacturers and for the "newspaper article about the students from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law."  November 27, 1967.

Letter, 1794 Apr. 27

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 18, Folder: 1
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Letter, 1794 April 27, Norfolk, [Va.] to [?]. 4 p. on 1 leaf ; 20 cm. Relates an incident of tarring and feathering in Norfolk, Va. in connection with the embargo and notes the arrival of Major [John] Rivardi to examine points of defense on the river.

Letter, 1845

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 18, Folder: 1
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J[ames] R. Lambdin to [Thomas]Sully about when a picture of [George ?] Washington was hung and when to take it down [from whence it was hung?].  1845.

Letter, 1839 Dec. 4

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 18, Folder: 1
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Joel Holleman, Washington, to "Mr. President"  [Martin van Buren] recommending Holt Wilson for the position of purser in the U. S. Navy.  December 4, 1839.

Letter, 1859 Oct. 27

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 18, Folder: 1
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Letter from John Thomas Harris to Charles Lanman with biographical information for inclusion in the Directory of the United States Congress.  October 27, 1859.

Supply request, undated

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 18, Folder: 1
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Note from Jo[h]n Harvie to Unknown Bareman [?] asking for 1/2 poing of vermillion "for the Chippiwas" and two blankets.  Undated.

Letters, 1897-1904

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 18, Folder: 1
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Letters; 1897-1904; written to Miss Stella D. Gregg, Carthage, Ill. concerning gifts of money from Hay to Miss Gregg and to her father.

Papers, 1957-1970

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 18, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Correspondence between John Masefield and Marguerite Osborne, the editor of the Virginia Gazette (newspaper), regarding the publishing of his poem in commemoration of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip's visit, in 1957, to Jamestown in connection with the 350th anniversary of the settlement of Jamestown. Includes copy of this poem, "The Virginian Adventure", newspaper clipping of Masefield's "Sea Fever" from the Newport News Daily Press, 1967 and Israel Shenker's tribute to Masefield in the...

Letter, 1812 April 13

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Letter from John Tayloe Lomax, Williamsburg, Va.  to Robert Beverley, Georgetown, [D.C.] about financial and legal matters plus the estate of William A. Washington. 13 April 1812.