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Box 1

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Contains 5 Results:

Mary F. Fitzhugh, Belmont, Hampton, Virginia to Mrs. Rufus Fitzhugh, Stanardsville, Greene County, Virginia. , 1851 May 6

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Object: 2
Scope and Contents

The letter sends news of family and friends; tells of excitement about making a "missionary quilt for Mr. Payne our African Missionary" with neighborhood women and girls; gladly accepts invitation to visit "next summer" if Ma's health and spirits are good; invites Hettie to visit. Includes typescript.

Lucy A. Baytop to Hetty Fitzhugh, Gloucester, Virginia, 1852 February 7

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2, Object: 2
Scope and Contents

The letter from Lucy A. Baytop, no place, to Hetty Fitzhugh, Gloucester, Virginia spreads news of family and friends; the young minister from Bellmeys, preached before a great crowd; Judy[?] had a baby which died a month after birth of unknown causes and is depressed; Mr. Baytop is busy farming and studying to prepare for the ministry. Includes typescript.

A.G.G [?], Madison, Virginia To Rufus K. Fitzhugh, 1855 October 9

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3, Object: 2
Scope and Contents

A.G.G. writes to Fitzhugh and admonishes him for not keeping his word on a business deal involving the purchase of land.

Receipt for bonds from the estate of Verlinda T. Conway, 1853 January 4

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 6, Object: 2
Identifier: id178433
Scope and Contents

Receipt of Rufus K. Fitzhugh for bonds from the estate of Verlinda T. Conway, deceased, as distributed by Battalie F. T. Conway. Typescript included.

Accounts and receipts of Rufus King Fitzhugh, 1843-1859

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5, Object: 2
Scope and Contents

Accounts and receipts of Mr. Rufus King Fitzhugh for the purchase of shrubbery, trees and bee hives.