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Box Small Collections Box 19

 Container

Contains 34 Collections and/or Records:

Letters, 1860 Jan. 7, Feb. 29

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 19, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letters, 1860, of John S. Millson (1808-1874), US Congressman, and autobiographical data submitted for Charles Lanman's Dictionary of the United States Congress.

Papers, 1888-1928

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 19, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letters, 1888-1928, written to William G. Stanard, secretary of the Virginia Historical Society and editor of the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography concerning historical and genealogical matters. Includes letters from Benjamin Stoddert Ewell, J. Franklin Jameson, Lyon G. Tyler, and W. A. R. Goodwin. Some of the letters concern the College of William and Mary and the history of Williamsburg, Va. June 15, 1925, letter from W. G. Stanard to E.G. Swem concerning a portrait of General R. E....

Letter, 1799 Oct. 29

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letter from William Russell, Middletown, to William Augustine Washington, Gaywood, near Fredericksburg, Virginia about Russell's offer to sell lands in Stafford County to General Lee and his friend.

Letter, 1795 Dec. 21

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: etter from John Hoskins Stone, the Governor of Maryland, Annapolis, Maryland to Robert Brooke, Governor of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia to transmit a copy of resolution passed by the Maryland General Assembly relative to the boundary line between the two states.

Letter, 1794 March 11

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: Archibald McCall, Tappahannock, Virginia,  letter to David Hunter where he states he has been attending the Virginia High Court of Chancery in Richmond in connection with his daughter's "very weighty suit;" and praises cheapness of land in America, good navigation and fishing, price of cattle, horse and crops, and good opportunitie for Episcopal clergy.  Includes typescript.  March 11, 1794.

Commission, 1808 Dec. 27

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: Appointment, 1808 December 27, of Robert H. Warburton as Captain of the 68th Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 4th Division of the Virginia militia. Signed by Lt. Gov. Alexander McRae.

Letter, 1863 Feb. 5

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 19, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: C. Miller, Mt. Crawford [Va.], letter to Col. E. Jones Armstrong about an order for deputy sheriffs and clerks to report to the commandant at Richmond, Virginia.  February 5, 1863.  Includes two envelopes addressed to Col. Armstrong.

Letter, 1781 Jan. 20

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: John Francis Mercer, Fredericksburg, Virginia to an unknown person where he talks about military debts and how the change in the value of currency will affect planters and their crops, especially those of corn and tobacco.  January 20, 1781.  Transcript included.

Letter, 1790 Nov. 15

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letter by Gervas Storrs, Williamsburg, Virginia  to John Mason Ellis about his romantic life and influenza.  November 15, 1790.

Letter, 1789 Aug. 10

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letter to his wife concerning her ill-health and her prolonged stay to get well in Hagerstown, Maryland.  August 10, 1789.