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Bank of Alexandria Checkbook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ap43 Oversize
Scope and Contents Checkbook, 1803-1804, of an unidentified person in account with the Bank of Alexandria, Va.

Discourse on Anglo-Saxon Ascendency

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Identifier: SC 01202
Scope and Contents A handwritten discourse on the moral causes of the ascendency of the Anglo Saxon race delivered at Alexandria, Virginia, Lyceum, Dec. 15, 1846, and Jan. 5, 1847. First page: "Ladies and Gentlemen, I shall venture to throw on your indulgence, this evening, some observations on the moral causes o the ascendency of the Anglo-Saxon race.  As most of us here present belong to that branch of the great human family, our interst may be supposed to be peculiar in...

Abraham Hewes Journals

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame51-52 Oversize
Scope and Contents Journals, 1795-1805, of Abraham Hewes, merchant, of Alexandria, Va.

James Patton Copybook

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Cp8 Oversize
Scope and Contents Letter copybook, 1804-1806, of James Patton, planter, commission merchant, and shipowner, Alexandria, Va.

Milton Kerrick and Maude Howdershell Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00239
Content Description Over 200 letters exchanged between Milton Kerrick and Maude Howdershell from 1908 through the 1930's. Both lived in Alexandria, Virginia and most of the letters are personal in nature as Kerrick actively courted Howdershell during this time. Kerrick was openly expressive in his love for the more reserved Howdershell. On October 8, 1919 the two were married, but their love letters continued as Kerrick was often away with his work for the Southern Railroad Company. There are also some letters...

Virginia Cities Collection

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.4 V82ci
Scope and Contents Artificial collection of papers relating to various cities in the Commonwealth of Virginia.