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William and Peyton Short Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 Sh9
Scope and Contents Dated 1783-1825. Letters, 1783-1825, primarily between William Short (1759-1849), American diplomat and financier, who, after a career in Europe, settled in Philadelphia, Pa., and his brother, Peyton Short (1761-1825), a native of Virginia who moved to Kentucky and engaged in extensive land speculation there and in Ohio. William gives advice concerning Peyton's career and the education of his children, and discusses other family matters, but is primarily concerned with various speculative...

William Short Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 Sh9 and 1995.33
Scope and Contents Letters, [1772], 1789, 1839, and 1846-1847, of William Short, while a diplomat in France, and later while living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with the later letters discussing the settlement of his estate with his nephew, Charles W. Short (1794-1863), of Louisville, Kentucky. Also includes copies of Short's appointment to various diplomatic posts, 1790-1794; a copy of George Washington's letter to the King of Spain explaining Short's departure from Spain, 1796; his will; a genealogical...

Archibald Stuart Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 St7
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings of letters, 1790-1811, in the Staunton Spectator May-June 1879, written to Judge Archibald Stuart, Staunton, Va. chiefly by Thomas Jefferson at "Monticello" concerning plantation and agricultural matters. The clippings include copies of letters from James Monroe, John Marshall, Henry Lee (1756-1818) and a photostat of a letter, 25 August 1816, from Stuart to William Wirt giving reminiscences of Patrick Henry.

Virginia Cities Collection

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Identifier: Mss. 39.4 V82ci
Scope and Contents

Artificial collection of papers relating to various cities in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

George Wythe Collection

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 W99
Scope and Contents Copies of letters, 1781-1783, from George Wythe, Williamsburg, Va. , one to John Adams and another to Thomas Jefferson concerning the use of the College of William and Mary as a hospital. Also includes a magazine article about Wythe; newspaper copy of William Munford's oration at Wythe's funeral; correspondence, 1921, of Robert M. Hughes concerning a monument for Wythe's grave; a form book of Peter Tinsley, clerk of the High Court of Chancery which gives "Forms of Injunctions," Forms of...

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Adams, John, 1735-1826 4
Short, William (1759-1849) 4
Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856 3
Madison, James, 1751-1836 3
Madison, James, Jr., 1751-1836 3
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Tucker, St. George, 1752-1827 3
Washington, George, 1732-1799 3
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 2
College of William and Mary. 2
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 2
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 2
Lee, Henry, 1756-1818 2
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 2
Mason, Stevens Thomson, 1760-1803 2
Powell, Leven, 1737-1810 2
Short family 2
University of Virginia 2
Barraud Family 1
Barraud family 1
Barraud, Ann Blaws Hansford, 1760-1836 1
Barraud, Ann Blaws, 1760-1836 1
Barraud, Daniel Cary, 1790-1867 1
Barraud, John Taylor, 1826-1860 1
Barraud, Otway Byrd, b. 1801 1
Barraud, Philip, 1758-1830 1
Barron, James, 1769-1851 1
Blayton, James Blaine, Sr., (Dr.) 1
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
College of William and Mary 1
College of William and Mary. Library 1
College of William and Mary. Special Collections Research Center 1
Connolly, John, 1750?-1813 1
Crump family 1
Darling, James S. 1
Davie, William Richardson, 1756-1820 1
Decatur, Stephen, 1779-1820 1
Dunlop family 1
Dunmore, John Murray, Earl of, 1732-1809 1
Edmonds, Elias, 1768-1811 1
Edmonds, John F. 1
Edmonds, John, Sr., fl. 1790-1794 1
Edmonds, Joseph Addison, 1837-1913 1
Edmunds, John Thomas, 1785-1820 1
Elliott, Jesse D. (Jesse Duncan), 1782-1845 1
Elliott, Jesse Duncan, 1782-1845 1
Fitzhugh, Nicholas 1
Gallatin, Albert (1761-1849) 1
Gerry, Elbridge, 1744-1814 1
Grace Street Gardens (Richmond, Va.) 1
Green, Duff, 1791-1875 1
Hamilton, Alexander, Jr., 1816-1889 1
Hepburn family 1
Hughes, Robert M. (Robert Morton), b. 1855 1
James River and Kanawha Canal (Va.) 1
Kendall, Amos, 1789-1869 1
Lawrence, John L. 1
Lee, Henry, 1787-1837 1
Madison, Dolley P., 1768-1849 1
Madison, James, 1749-1812 1
Marshall-Wythe School of Law 1
Mazzei, Filippo, 1730-1816 1
McKean, Thomas, 1734-1817 1
Michaux, Lightfoot Solomon 1
Page family 1
Page, Mann, 1749-1781 1
Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth, 1746-1825 1
Powell, Charles Leven (1804-1896) 1
Preston Family 1
Preston, Robert, circa 1750-1831 1
Randolph, John (ca. 1727 - 1784) 1
Richmond Theatre (Richmond, Va.) 1
Ridgely, Eliza Short 1
Ridgely, Frederick 1
Rives, William C. (William Cabell), 1793-1868 1
Rochefoucauld, Alexandrine Charlotte de Rohan-Chabot, duchesse de la, 1763-1838 1
Short, Peyton, 1761-1825 1
Short, William, 1759-1849 1
Stevens, William Oliver, 1878-1955 1
Stuart, Archibald, 1757-1832 1
Taylor, John, 1753-1824 1
The Virginia Comedians 1
Turner, Mrs. Taylor Fitzhugh 1
United States. Army. Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment, 25th 1
Upshur, A. P. (Abel Parker), 1790-1844 1
Virginia. High Court of Chancery 1
Washington, Martha, 1731-1802 1
Williamsburg Businessmen's Association (Va.) 1
Williamsburg Female Academy (Williamsburg, Va) 1
Williamsburg Male Academy (Williamsburg, Va) 1
Williamsburg Military School (Williamsburg, Va) 1
Wirt, William, 1772-1834 1
Woodhull, Nathaniel, 1722-1776 1
Wythe, George, 1726-1806 1
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