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Board of Visitors Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 1
Scope and Contents The records of the Board of Visitors of the College of William and Mary includes meeting minutes and agendas, matriculation books, correspondence, material from Board of Visitors Rectors Oscar L. Shewmake and Roy Harvey Chappell, Jr., publications, and audio recordings of meetings from 1961-1999. An index to Board of Visitors meetings for the period 1947-1984 is available in the Special Collections Research Center. Researchers are also encouraged to consult the University Archives...

Charles Brown Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 B84
Scope and Contents Letters, accounts, and legal papers of Dr. Charles Brown. Collection includes letters, 1813-1818, concerning patients (including slaves). Includes land signed by Henry Lee and John Tyler, items relating to "Actonplace" [Acton] English estate of William Jennings and plats of land in Albemarle County, Virginia; as well as letters of members of the Brown family. Charles Brown Papers 1792-1888, Albemarle County Virginia is available on microfilm in Swem Library’s...

Carter Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 C24
Scope and Contents The collection includes: correspondence and land records of Robert "King" Carter; correspondence and land records of his sons Robert Carter (1704-1731) and Landon Carter (1710-1778); correspondence, accounts, land records and the appointment to the Virginia Council of Robert Carter (1728-1804), son of Robert Carter (1704-1731); correspondence, diaries, land records and accounts of Robert Wormeley Carter (1734-1804), son of Landon Carter of Sabine Hall; and correspondence and land records and...

Duff Green Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00011
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one letter written by journalist, politician, and then-supporter of President John Tyler, Duff Green. The letter is marked confidential and the recipient is unnamed. It concerns the rumor in Washington, D.C. that the president would veto a forthcoming bank bill, as he had a prior bill, and that his cabinet had agreed to resign if the bill was vetoed. Green also mentions an alternative bank plan developed at the president's request.

John Tyler, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 78 T97

Robert Hunt Land Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 6.012
Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials relating to Robert Hunt Land's work on the history of the College of William and Mary. It includes a published description of Land's proposed history of the college, notes and correspondence about the proposed history, and biographical information about alumni (1814-1881). It also contains correspondence between Herbert Ganter, Earl Gregg Swem, and Robert Hunt Land about Ganter's research on William and Mary at the Library of Congress.

Tazewell Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00586
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1797-1850, of the Tazewell family. Includes letter, 1797, written by Samuel H. Smith to Henry Tazewell concerning his paper, The Universal Gazette and discussing foreign affairs; and letters, 1804-1850, written by Henry S. Foote and William Nelson, Jr. to Littleton Waller Tazewell; and one anonymous letter addressed to Tazewell and John Tyler (1790-1862) concerning army promotions.

Tyler Family Papers, Group A - H, Additions

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 T97 Additions
Scope and Contents

Additions to the Tyler Family Papers that are not shelved with Mss. 65 T97 Tyler Family Papers, Groups A-H are included on the pdf inventories.

Please see the record for 65 T97 Tyler Family Papers.

Many of these additions can logically be incorporated into the Groups A-H, and possibly will be in the future.

Tyler Family Papers, Group A

 Collection
Identifier: 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 (and wife,...

Tyler Family Papers, Group E

 Collection
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.

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Correspondence 10
United States--Politics and Government 6
Financial records 4
Receipts (financial records) 4
Legal documents 3
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Letters (correspondence) 3
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 3
College of William and Mary--History--18th century 2
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 2
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 2
Diaries 2
Manuscripts (document genre) 2
Memorandums 2
Patronage, Political--United States--History 2
Photographs 2
Publications 2
Sherwood Forest (Virginia : Estate) 2
Slavery--Virginia--19th century 2
United States--Presidents 2
Virginia--History 2
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 2
Virginia--Politics and Government--19th century 2
Accomack County (Va.)--History 1
Account books 1
Acton (Eng. : Estate) 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Albemarle County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Alcoholism--United States--19th century 1
American periodicals--Virginia--History 1
Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.)--History. 1
Bylaws 1
College of William and Mary--Faculty and Staff 1
College of William and Mary--History--17th century 1
College of William and Mary--History--21st century 1
College of William and Mary--Students 1
Compromise of 1850 1
Deeds 1
Dueling 1
Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Editorials 1
Education--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Elections--United States--History 1
Fenians 1
Finance--United States 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Horse racing--Virginia 1
Invitations 1
Invoices 1
Lawyers--Virginia--Charles City County 1
Lawyers--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Medicine--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Minutes 1
Newspapers 1
Notebooks 1
Pamphlets 1
Plantation life--Virginia 1
Plantation life--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Presidents' spouses--United States 1
Presidents--United States--Election 1
Real property--Virginia 1
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 1
Reports 1
Scrapbooks 1
Sheriffs--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Slavery--Southern States--History 1
Slavery--Virginia--18th century 1
Slavery--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Sound Recordings 1
Speeches 1
Surveys (documents) 1
Tobacco--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Tobacco--Virginia--History--19th century 1
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 1
United States--History--War of 1812 1
United States--Politics and government--1815-1861 1
United States. Army--Appointments, promotions, salaries, etc 1
Universities and colleges--Administration--United States 1
Virginia--Governors 1
Virginia--History--19th century 1
Virginia--Politics and Government--18th century 1
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Women--Virginia--Social life and customs 1
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Names
Tyler Family 5
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 4
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 3
Tyler, John, Jr., 1819-1898 3
Tyler, Robert, 1816-1878 3
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Tyler, Sue Ruffin, 1889-1953 3
Tyler, Julia Gardiner, 1820-1889 2
Beauregard, Pierre Gustave Toutant, 1818-1893 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Charles 1
Carter, Robert ("King"), 1663-1732 1
Chappell, R. Harvey (Robert Harvey), 1926- 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
College of William and Mary. 1
College of William and Mary. Board of Visitors 1
College of William and Mary. Board of Visitors. 1
Dixon (Dr.) 1
Ellis, Pearl Tyler, 1860-1947 1
Galt, John Minson, II, 1819-1862 1
Gilmer, Thomas Walker 1
Graves, William J. (Congressman), 1806-1876 1
Green, Duff, 1791-1875 1
Greenleaf, Joseph 1
Holloway, Laura C. (Laura Carter), b. 1848 1
Jennings, William, d. 1798 1
Johnston, Joseph Eggleston, 1807-1891 1
Knibs family 1
Lee, Henry, 1756-1818 1
McCandlish (Colonel) 1
Minge (Dr.) 1
Office of the President 1
Poughkeepsie Lyceum (N.Y.) 1
Republican Party (U.S.) 1
Rochelle, Marie Antoinette 1
Semple, James 1
Semple, Letitia Tyler, 1821-1907 1
Shands, Letitia C. Tyler 1
Shands, William B. 1
Shewmake, Oscar L., 1882-1963 1
Shields, Howard 1
Spencer, Julia Gardiner Tyler, 1849-1871 1
Stanard, Robert S 1
Tazewell family 1
Tazewell, Henry, 1753-1799 1
Tazewell, Littleton Waller, 1774-1860 1
Tyler family 1
Tyler, David Gardiner, 1846-1927 1
Tyler, Lachlan, 1851-1902 1
Tyler, Letitia Christian, 1790-1842 1
Tyler, Martha Rochelle, 1846-1928 1
Tyler, Mary 1
Tyler, Robert Fitzwater, 1856-1927 1
Tyler, Tazewell, 1830-1874 1
Virginia State Senate 1
Waggaman, George 1
Wheaton (Mr.) 1
Whig Party (U.S.) 1
Wickliffe, C.A 1
Wise, Henry A. (Henry Alexander), 1806-1876 1
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