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Myron Schmall Collection

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Identifier: SC 00571
Scope and Contents Original letters and documents pertaining to the history of early Virginia, particularly Williamsburg, and negative prints of pages containing accounts of Williamsburg found in 18th century gazeteers.

William Selden Papers

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Identifier: SC 00934
Scope and Contents Papers, 1772-1799, of Anglican minister William Selden (1741-1783) and his wife Mary Ann Hancock Selden (1745-1789) of Elizabeth City County, Virginia. These papers are primarily financial in nature and document the Selden family's management of the Elizabeth City Parish, the family estate, slave holdings, and the hire of estate slaves to local plantation owners. These papers consist of receipts, labor contracts, financial summaries, and a small leather financial ledger. The labor contracts in...

Skipwith Family Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 Sk3
Scope and Contents Business papers, correspondence, accounts and farm notes of Sir Peyton Skipwith of Mecklenburg Co., Va., son Humberstone Skipwith and Humberstone Skipwith's wives and children, especially Fulwar Skipwith. Papers are primarily business in nature and reflect the management of "Prestwould." Papers also concern the development of Lady Skipwith's library, the education of Fulwar Skipwith and his brother Grey Skipwith. Manuscript volumes concern farm accounts, gardening, the study...

Rev. John J. Spooner Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 Sp6
Scope and Contents Papers, 1757-1792, of the Rev. John Jones Spooner including his election to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences; and his installation as minister to Martins Brandon Parish, Prince George County, Va. Also Includes certificate of ordination, 1792, signed by Bishop James Madison.

Tyler Family Papers, Group A

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 T97 Group A
Scope and Contents Papers, 1716-1944, of the John Tyler family of "Sherwood Forest," Charles City County, Va. The collection contains correspondence, 1818-1862, of John Tyler concerning politics, War of 1812 claims, presidential election of 1840, land purchases in western Virginia, Kentucky and Illinois, "Sherwood Forest," business matters and his family. Some of the children of John Tyler and his first wife, Letitia Christian Tyler, are represented in the collection: Robert Tyler...

Tyler Family Papers, Group E

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 T97 Group E
Scope and Contents Chiefly writings, ca. 1880-1935, of Lyon Gardiner Tyler, historian. Most concern Virginia history in the colonial period, or defend his father, John Tyler, or defend the southern point of view in the Civil War. Includes an unpublished history of the Virginia Line in the American Revolution. Also includes writings, 1921-1951, of his second wife, Sue Ruffin Tyler, and of other authors.

Tyler Family Papers, Group G

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 T97 Group G
Scope and Contents Papers, 1645-1917, of the Gardiner family, the Gilmer family, the family of St. George Tucker (1828-1863) and miscellaneous other people unrelated to the Tylers, Tuckers, Gilmers, or Gardiners. Boxes I-III contain papers (many are typescript copies) of the Gardiner family of New York. Include letters of Juliana McLachlan Gardiner, her sons David Lyon Gardiner, Alexander Gardiner and daughter Margaret Gardiner Beeckman. Boxes IV-V contain papers, 1814-1842, of the Gilmer...

Virginia Counties Collection

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.4 V82co
Scope and Contents Artificial collection of papers relating to various counties in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Includes current West Virginia Counties of Berkeley, Hardy, Jefferson, Morgan, Nicholas and Pendleton because the material was generated when these counties were part of Virginia.

Wood-Waller Typescripts

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Identifier: SC 01236
Scope and Contents Typescripts of letters; 1745-1754, from Henry Wood to Benjamin Waller. Concerns death of Joshua Fry. Letters are in verse form. Letters mention Williamsburg, VA. 12 items.

C. L. Worthington Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 W89
Scope and Contents The collection also contains miscellaneous manuscripts and account books. Included in this material are: land grants, 1761 and 1766, for land in Fairfax and Frederick counties, Va.; eighty-five survey maps of Frederick, Fauquier, and Loudoun counties, Va. and Berkeley and Hampshire counties, W. Va.; road petitions, 1743-1828, for Frederick County; affidavits for Revolutionary War service; correspondence, 1923-1930, of the Improved Order of Redmen, Great Council of Virginia; letters written to...

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Blair, James, 1656-1743 2
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Henry, Patrick, 1736-1799 2
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 2
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Tyler, John, 1790-1862 2
Adams, Herbert Baxter, 1850-1901 1
Adams, John, 1735-1826 1
Alexandra, Queen, consort of Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1844-1925 1
Allison White and Company 1
Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797 1
Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797. 1
Anderson Seminary 1
Andros, Edmund, Sir, 1637-1714 1
Augusta, Princess, wife of Prince Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge, d. 1889 1
Beeckman, Margaret Gardiner, d. 1857 1
Betham, William, Sir, 1779-1853 1
Blair family 1
Blair, James, 1741-1772 1
Blair, John, 1687-1771 1
Blair, John, 1732-1800 1
Boucher, Jonathan, 1738-1804 1
Boyd family 1
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Brown, Alexander, 1843-1906 1
Bryan, John Stewart, 1871-1944 1
Bushnell, David Ives, Jr., 1875-1941 1
Byrd, William, 1728-1777 1
Cabell family 1
Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856 1
Cabell, Mayo 1
Cabell, William, 1730-1798 1
Cabell, William, Dr., 1700-1774 1
Cabell, William, b. 1759 1
Cable family 1
Cambridge, Adolphus Frederick, Duke of, 1774-1870 1
Campbell family 1
Campbell, Charles, 1807-1876 1
Carey family 1
Carter, Mary B. 1
Cary, Wilson Miles, 1838-1914 1
Centenary Church 1
Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685. 1
Cloyd family 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of English 1
College of William and Mary. University Archives. 1
Copland, Charles 1
Crawford, William S., b. 1815 1
Crawford, William S., d. 1815 1
Cryer, William 1
Culpeper family 1
Curry, J. L. M. (Jabez Lamar Monroe), 1825-1903 1
Custis family 1
Custis, George Washington Parke, 1781-1857 1
Cuthbert, Seth John, d. 1788 1
Daily Press (Hampton Roads, Va.) 1
Daubeny, Charles, 1745-1827 1
Deane, Charles, 1813-1889 1
Dettingen Parish (Prince William County, Va.) 1
Dinwiddie, Robert, 1693-1770 1
Dobson, Richard 1
Dolmetsch, Carl (Carl Richard), 1924- 1
Dunmore family 1
Dunmore, Charles Adolphus Murray, Earl of, 1841-1907 1
Dunmore, Charles Murray, Earl of, 1661-1710 1
Dunmore, George Murray, Earl of, 1762-1836 1
Dunmore, John Murray, 4th Earl of, 1732-1809 1
Dunmore, John Murray, Earl of, 1685-1752 1
Eden, Frederick Morton, Sir, 1766-1809 1
Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910 1
Ellis, Pearl Tyler, 1860-1947 1
Episcopal Church 1
Eustace, Margaret 1
Exchange Bank of Virginia 1
Fairfax, Sally, fl. 1771-1772 1
Farmer's Register 1
Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Ford, Worthington Chauncey, 1858-1941 1
Forrest Family 1
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 1
Fry, Joshua, 1700 (ca.)-1754 1
Gardiner Family 1
Gardiner, Alexander, d. 1850 1
Gardiner, David Lyon 1
Gardiner, Juliana McLachlan, d. 1864 1
Georgia. Superior Court. Chatham County. 1
Gilmer Family 1
Gilmer, Anne Baker 1
Gilmer, Thomas Walker 1
Greenhow, Robert, b. 1761 1
Harrison, Fairfax, 1869-1938 1
Hughes, Robert M. (Robert Morton), b. 1855 1
James, John, 1729-1785 1
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 1
Johnson, William, Sir, 1715-1774 1
Kibler, James Luther, 1867-1953 1
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