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Edmund Randolph Letter to Rev. S. S. McCrosky

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.047
Scope and Contents One-page letter from Edmund Randolph to the Reverend S.S. McCroskey regarding Randolph mortgaging land to the College of William and Mary for 500 pounds. A typescript is also included.

Robert Michie Letter to David Watson

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.291
Content Description Two page letter from William & Mary student, Robert Michie, informing his cousin, David Watson, of the activities of the school, students, and faculty. Michie mentions the selling of Hornsby house in an eggnog fit and in sending Blue (Tom) and Lemon (enslaved persons) with notes to Tucker (St. George) regarding the legality of this transaction but his inability to immediately attend to the issue has caused them to travel to his residence to inquire about the issue. Michie also mentions...

Stephen Hawtrey Letter to Edward Hawtrey

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Identifier: SC 01461
Scope and Contents Letter, dated March 26, 1765, written by Stephen Hawtrey of London to his brother Edward. At the time the letter was written, Edward was still in Exeter, England, though recently named Master of the Grammar School at William & Mary. Stephen tells Edward about his conversation with William Small, then in London, about the conditions at William & Mary and in Virginia. The letter details what Edward needs to take with him on his voyage, what clothes are appropriate for the Virginia...

Surveying Collection

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Identifier: UA 246
Scope and Contents Survey accounts prepared by individual surveyors for Virginia Counties. Collection also includes licenses, bonds and correspondence. Most of the reports include the name of the purchaser, the amount of acreage surveyed, the fee charged, and the date. Many of the names have been transcribed in the descriptions, but often the writing is illegible and names are misspelled. The Royal Charter established the College of William and Mary, and Article XVI appointed the college...

Francis Thornton Turner Letter

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Identifier: UA 5.039
Scope and Contents A letter from an unidentified student of the College of William and Mary to Francis Thornton Turner of Fredericksburg, Virginia, dated September 1, 1783. The student's signature is illegible. The letter includes a reference to the fact that only five students remained at the College in this period after the American Revolution.

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.

George Washington Letter to Jonathan Boucher

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Identifier: UA 75
Scope and Contents Letter dated 7 January 1773, from George Washington of Mt. Vernon to Rev. Jonathan Boucher (tutor to John Parke Custis, Washington's step-son) regarding Washington's suggestions for where Custis should attend college. It includes the following comments about William and Mary: "...I cannot think William and Mary College a desirable place to send Jack Custis to -- the in-attention of the Masters, added to the number of Hollidays is the subject of general complaint... These...

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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Madison, James, 1749-1812 4
College of William and Mary. Board of Visitors. 3
Nicholson, Francis, 1655-1728 3
Tucker, St. George, 1752-1827 3
Andros, Edmund, Sir, 1637-1714 2
Blair, James, 1656-1743 2
Blair, John, 1732-1800 2
Bracken, John 2
Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856 2
College of William and Mary. Office of the Bursar. 2
Henry, Patrick, 1736-1799 2
Marshall-Wythe School of Law 2
Morpurgo, J.E 2
Office of the President 2
Preston, William 2
Tyler, John, 1790-1862 2
William III, King of England, 1650-1702 2
Wythe, George, 1726-1806 2
Adams, John, 1735-1826 1
Andrews, Robert, 1743?-1804 1
Archer, William Segar, 1789-1855 1
Banister, Anne Blair 1
Bannister family 1
Belk, George Washington, III 1
Blair family 1
Bolling, Maurice Landon 1
Botetourt, Norborne Berkeley, Baron de, ca. 1718-1770 1
Boyle, Robert, 1627-1691 1
Braxton family 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Coalter, and Tucker Family 1
Brown, Frances Bland Coalter, 1835-1894 1
Brown, Henry Peronneau, 1883-1942 1
Bryan, Elizabeth Tucker Coalter, b. 1805 1
Bryan, John Randolph, 1806-1887 1
Cabell family 1
Cabell, William, 1730-1798 1
Cabell, William, Dr., 1700-1774 1
Cabell, William, b. 1759 1
Catron, Louis E. 1
Chappell, R. Harvey (Robert Harvey), 1926- 1
Childress, Cecil Marcia 1
Coalter family 1
Coalter, John, 1769-1838 1
Coalter, Judith H. Tomlin, d. 1859 1
Coalter, Maria Rind, d. 1792 1
Coalter, St. George Tucker, 1809-1839 1
Coleman, Cynthia Beverley Tucker Washington, 1832-1908 1
College of William and Mary. Board of Visitors 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Chemistry 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of English 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Government 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Home Economics 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Theatre, Speech, and Dance 1
College of William and Mary. General Cooperative Committee 1
College of William and Mary. Lemon Project. 1
College of William and Mary. Office of the President 1
College of William and Mary. William and Mary Theatre 1
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 1
Coulter family 1
Crawford, William S., b. 1815 1
Crawford, William S., d. 1815 1
Croghan, John, 1790-1849 1
Dew, Thomas R. (Thomas Roderick), 1802-1846 1
Digges, Dudley 1
Dinwiddie, Robert, 1693-1770 1
Faculty Assembly 1
Faculty--Meetings 1
Fry, Joshua, 1700 (ca.)-1754 1
Garrett, Robert M., 1807-1885 1
Gibson, Edmund, Bp. of London, 1669-1748 1
Goodwin, Mary 1
Griffin, James Lewis Corbin, 1814-1878 1
Hackley, William Randolph 1
Hawtrey, Edward 1
Hawtrey, Stephen 1
Hoge, Moses Drury, 1818-1899 1
Hope, James Barron, 1829-1887 1
Horner family 1
Hughes, James 1
Hughes, Robert M. (Robert Morton), b. 1855 1
Johnson, Chapman, 1779-1849 1
Jones, Thomas 1
Jones, Warner Throckmorton 1
Key, Francis Scott, 1779-1843 1
Koontz, Amos Ralph, 1890-1965 1
Maddox, William Arthur 1
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 1
Mary II, Queen of England, 1662-1694 1
Mason, J. M. (James Murray), 1798-1871 1
Maury, Walker 1
Mercer, Hugh T.W. 1
Michie, Robert 1
Millington, John, 1779-1868 1
Morpurgo, Jack Eric 1
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