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Abolitionist Movement Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01101
Scope and Contents Letters, a speech, and a photograph relating to the abolitionist movement in the United States. Correspondents include: Theodore Dwight Weld (1803-1895) of Lane Seminary, Elizur Wright (1804-1885), Secretary of the American Anti-Slavery Society, Gerrit Smith (1797-1874), philanthropist and reformer, Henry Grew (1782-1862), Quaker abolitionist, William Lloyd Garrison (1805-1879), prominent abolitionist, and Parker Pillsbury (1809-1898), abolitionist author. Subjects include abolition tactics...

John Quincy Adams Letter to St. George Tucker

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01200
Scope and Contents

John Quincy Adams to St. George Tucker, August 5, 1819, sending him 12 bound volumes of the Fifteeth Congress, First session [4 vols. Extant in Tucker's library].

Laura Adams Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00015
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one letter written by Laura Adams to her brother Newton Adams, a Christian missionary working within the Zulu Kingdom. Adams discusses problems reported by her brother and regarding missionaries in Africa in general, and updates Newton on the health of their father, along with other local news.

Adams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 Ad1
Scope and Contents

Papers (including correspondence) of Thomas Adams, Richard Adams and Richard Adams, Jr., of Richmond, Va. Includes papers concerning the erection of burial monuments for members of the family and a printed bill of complaint concerning the private cemetery of the Adams family which details their genealogy. Includes Thomas B. Adams' receipts and a reward for a stolen horse, 1782, 1787.

Addison Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 Ad2
Scope and Contents

Letters, 1890-1899, from Walter E. Addison, lawyer of Big Stone Gap, Wise County, Va. to his father E.B. Addison of Richmond, Va. concerning his financial problems. Also, includes bank statement, 1892; and letter, 1899, of John S. [Fleming ?] to E.B. Addison.

Adee Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 Ad3
Scope and Contents

Letters, 1863-1865, received by Etta Adee of Barrington , N. Y. from "brother John" with [29th Iowa Infantry Regiment] in Arkansas and Louisiana; and from John S. Miller of 29th Iowa Infantry stationed as provost guard at St. Louis, Mo. One letter describes Battle of Jenkins Ferry in which the Iowa unit stormed a Confederate battery along with troops from 2nd Kansas Infantry (later 83rd United States Colored Troops.)

Office of the Vice President for Administration Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 97
Scope and Contents Acc. 2008.052 contains property files related to buildings owned or leased by William and Mary. Acc. 2010.253 contains correspondence, reports, and other office files from the Office of Administration from 1988 to 2006. The bulk of the files deal with various construction projects on campus, including Small Hall, Swem Library, Barrett Hall, and the School of Business. There are also budget files from both state and private funds. Acc. 2014.091 contains construction...

Alabama Collection

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 Al1
Scope and Contents

Papers relating to Courtland, Alabama; Huntsville, Alabama; and Lawrence County, Alabama. Includes letter, 1839 August 31, from committee of the Democratic Republicans of Courtland to Andrew Jackson inviting him to a dinner in honor of James Polk and a resolution, undated, concerning public testimonial to memory of Jackson; land grant, 1823, for land in Huntsville signed by James Monroe; and accounts of James E. Saunders.

Alexander Hugh Holmes Stuart Letter to Rev. Richard Kainer

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00929
Scope and Contents

November 18, 1886 letter from Alexander Hugh Holmes Stuart to Rev. Richard Kainer.  Written from Staunton, VA, Stuart explains that he took charge of the US Department of the Interim about September 12, 1850 and continued until the close of (President) Mr. Fillmore's term on March 4, 1853. Signed by Stuart.

In a mat frame with a brass label, "Alexander Hugh Holmes Stuart, Student 1824-1825, Secretary of the Interior 18500-1853, Member of Congress."

Thomas L. Alfriend Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00269
Scope and Contents Chiefly letters, 1861-1865, from Thomas L. Alfriend (1843-1901) Sergeant, of Company B, 15th Virginia Infantry and Parken's Battery, Alexander's Battalion, Longstreet's Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, from camps in Virginia and Tennessee to family members in Richmond, Virginia. Includes letter dated May 26, 1861 from Alfriend while stationed in Williamsburg, Virginia.The addition contains 25 typewritten pages of transcripts of letters by Jefferson Davis, James Seddon and others...

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United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 102
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College of William and Mary--History--20th century 80
Diaries 78
Scrapbooks 78
Manuscripts (document genre) 72
Account books 68
Minutes 67
College of William and Mary--Students 63
Programs 60
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 58
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 51
Notebooks 51
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Clippings (information artifacts) 50
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 48
Genealogy 45
Fliers (printed matter) 43
World War, 1939-1945 42
Certificates 41
Typescripts 40
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Agendas (administrative records) 35
Speeches 35
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--19th century 35
College of William and Mary--Faculty and Staff 34
Slavery--Virginia--19th century 34
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 31
United States--Politics and Government 30
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Virginia--Genealogy 26
Newsletters 25
Universities and Colleges--Virginia--Faculty 24
Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 24
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Postcards 23
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Women--Virginia--Social life and customs 22
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 21
Invitations 21
Invoices 21
Poems 21
Slavery--Virginia--History--19th century 19
World War, 1914-1918 19
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 18
Newspapers 18
Virginia--Governors 17
Class materials 16
Memorandums 16
Virginia--Religious history 16
Williamsburg (Va.)--History 16
Lawyers--Virginia--Correspondence 15
Photostats 15
United States--History--War of 1812 15
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 15
Virginia--History 15
World War, 1939-1945--Pacific Area 15
Ledgers (Accounting) 14
United States--Religious History--Christianity 14
Virginia--Politics and Government 14
Virginia--Social life and customs--19th century 14
Rockingham County (Va.)--History--19th century 13
Transcripts 13
United States--Economic history 13
Video recordings 13
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--18th century 13
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 13
Williamsburg (Va.)--Photographs 13
Williamsburg (Va.)--Social life and customs 13
Women--History--Virginia 13
Booklets 12
Deeds 12
Norfolk (Va.)--History--19th century 12
Peninsular Campaign, 1862 12
Practice of law--Virginia--History 12
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 12
United States--Slavery 12
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century 11
Maps 11
Petitions 11
Research notes 11
Slavery--Virginia--18th century 11
United States--History--Mexican War, 1845-1848 11
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Charter Day 10
Colonial period, ca. 1609-1774 10
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Matthew Whaley School (Williamsburg, Va.) 10
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College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 69
Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 36
College of William and Mary. 27
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 21
College of William and Mary. Board of Visitors 19
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Office of the President 19
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 18
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 17
College of William and Mary 15
Marshall-Wythe School of Law 15
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 14
University of Virginia 13
Tucker, St. George, 1752-1827 12
Tyler, John, 1790-1862 12
Virginia House of Delegates 12
College of William and Mary. Office of the President 11
College of William and Mary. Swem Library 11
Madison, James, 1749-1812 11
College of William and Mary. School of Education 10
Eastern State Hospital (Va.) 10
Tyler Family 10
Chandler, J. A. C. (Julian Alvin Carroll), 1872-1934 9
Monroe, James, 1758-1831 9
Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture 9
Bryan, John Stewart, 1871-1944 8
College of William and Mary. College of Arts and Sciences 8
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Theatre, Speech, and Dance 8
Lee, Henry, 1756-1818 8
Phi Beta Kappa. Virginia Alpha (College of William and Mary) 8
United States Congress 8
Virginia State Senate 8
Democratic Party (U.S.) 7
Early, Jubal Anderson, 1816-1894 7
Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert 7
Galt family 7
Lee, Robert Edward, 1807-1870 7
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 7
Paschall, Davis Young, 1911-2001 7
Virginia Institute of Marine Science 7
Washington, George, 1732-1799 7
College of William and Mary. Dept. of English 6
College of William and Mary. Dept. of History 6
College of William and Mary. School of Business Administration 6
College of William and Mary. William and Mary Theatre 6
Development Office--Endowment Association 6
Mahone, William, 1826-1895 6
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia 6
Tucker family 6
Tyler, John, Jr., 1819-1898 6
Whig Party (U.S.) 6
Brown, Coalter, and Tucker Family 5
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Chemistry 5
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Sociology 5
Democratic Party (Va.) 5
Landrum, Grace Warren, 1876-1951 5
Randolph, John, 1773-1833 5
Republican Party (U.S.) 5
Tyler family 5
Tyler, Sue Ruffin, 1889-1953 5
United States. Army. 5
Verkuil, Paul R 5
Wise, Henry A. (Henry Alexander), 1806-1876 5
Wythe, George, 1726-1806 5
American Red Cross 4
Associated and Branch Campuses--Virginia Associated Research Campus 4
Braxton family 4
Brown family 4
Cabell, James Branch, 1879-1958 4
Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856 4
Chandler, Alvin Duke, 1902-1987 4
College of William and Mary. Dean of Women 4
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Anthropology 4
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Music 4
College of William and Mary. Project Plus 4
Daingerfield family 4
Dept. of History 4
Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert, 1810-1894 4
Gary Alonzo Barranger 4
Graves, Thomas Ashley, Jr 4
Greenia, George D. 4
Hall, J. Lesslie (John Lesslie), 1856- 4
Hope, James Barron, 1829-1887 4
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 4
Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863 4
Johnston, Joseph Eggleston, 1807-1891 4
Jones, W. Melville, 1901-1992 4
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 4
Madison, James, 1751-1836 4
Madison, James, Jr., 1751-1836 4
Nicholson, Francis, 1655-1728 4
Order of the White Jacket 4
Robinson Family 4
Self Study 4
Short, William (1759-1849) 4
Smith family 4
Student Life--1990's 4
William III, King of England, 1650-1702 4
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 3
Andros, Edmund, Sir, 1637-1714 3
Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities 3
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