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Richard Blow Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 B625
Scope and Contents Papers, 1772-1872, of the Blow family. Chiefly business papers, 1772-1820, of Richard Blow of Portsmouth and "Tower Hill," Sussex County, Va. and his son George Blow, Sr. and George Blow, Jr. of 'Tower Hill' and Williamsburg, Va. Richard Blow was a partner in stores in Virginia and North Carolina (trading as Richard Blow and Co., Briggs & Blow, Baker & Blow [South Quay, Nansemond County, Va.], Blow & Barksdale [Petersburg, Va.], and Blow and Scammel). He was also a plantation...

Booton-Modesitt Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2009.570
Scope and Contents Papers of the Modesitt-Booton families of Luray, Virginia. The bulk of the collection consists of papers relating to Lucy Marye of Luray, Virginia who married James Modesitt in 1815. She was widowed in 1827 and remarried James Booton in 1830. Lucy was born to Peter and Eleanor Marye and was sister to William Staige Marye, who is considered one of the founders of Luray, Virginia Also included are letters by John Booton and others relating to slavery and politics, children's copy books,...

Charles Brown Papers

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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...

Cabaniss Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.1 C11
Scope and Contents Correspondence and financial papers of George Cabaniss, Dr. John Cabaniss, and James Cabaniss. They were the children of George and Sarah Jennings Cabaniss of Amelia County, Virginia. James Cabaniss lived in Williamsburg, Virginia and was the Clerk of Court for James City County, Virginia in 1831. He also was a merchant in Richmond until 1831. Dr. John Cabaniss was a medical doctor who practiced in Dinwiddie County, Virginia. George Cabaniss lived in Rutherford County, North Carolina. Many...

Campbell Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.1 C16
Scope and Contents Papers of four generations of the Campbell family of Orange Co., Va. including correspondence of William Campbell (1755-1823). His papers pertain to Revolutionary pensions, bounty land claims, the War of 1812, his superintendency of the Virginia State Penitentary, and his estate and includes a diary of a trip to Kentucky in 1798. There are also papers (correspondence and accounts) of his wife, Mrs. Susan Campbell and their children. The collection includes papers of the Graves family and...

Cocke Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 C64
Scope and Contents Papers include letter, 13 March 1838, from Charles Carter at University of Virginia to C[ary] Charles Cocke; letter, n.d., of Jesse Pound to W. E. Webb; letter, 24 June [18]46, of W. E. Webb, "Loch Lomond," Goochland Co., Va. to [John Hartwell] Cocke, Bremo, Fluvanna Co., Va.; letter, 27 June 1884, of W[illiam] R[uffin] C[oleman] Cocke, Philadelphia, to Charles [Hartwell Cocke ?]; account, 1885, of Cary Charles Cocke; and list, n.d., of slaves at "Bremo" and "Lower Bremo" Fluvanna Co.,...

John B. Colin Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 C70
Scope and Contents

Papers of John B. Colin, Richmond, Va., a printer. Correspondents include Elijah Fletcher (release of a deed of trust and trying to procure red ink), Richard H. Toler (difficult business conditions in Lynchburg, Va.), and Maria Shepherd (concern that her [son ?] Samuel will go to the California gold mines). Includes bill for typeface received by Shepherd & Colin.

Thomas Croxton Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.1 C89
Scope and Contents

The collection contains letters, receipts, invoices, and account books of Thomas Croxton concerning his law practice at Tappahannock, Va. Includes accounts with J.M. Parr & Son, commission merchants of Baltimore, Md. who received grain from Croxton by ship and sold it on consignment.

Alexander M. Davis Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.1 D30
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and accounts of Alexander Mathews Davis, lawyer of Grayson County, Va. Includes several Civil War letters.

Dixon Brothers Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 D65
Scope and Contents

Papers (including correspondence and accounts) of John and David Dixon of Snow Camp, Alamance County, N. C. who were manufacturers and dealers in farm implements. Their company names were David Dixon & Brothers; David Dixon & Co.; John Dixon & Brothers; S. Dixon, Davidson & Co.; and Snow Camp Manufacturing Company.

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Slavery--Virginia--History--19th century 3
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 3
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century 2
Invitations 2
Lawyers--Virginia--Correspondence 2
Letters (correspondence) 2
Medicine--History--19th century 2
Merchants--Virginia--History--18th century 2
Practice of law--Virginia--History--19th century 2
Slavery--Virginia--18th century 2
Surveys (documents) 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
United States--History--War of 1812 2
Virginia--Social life and customs--19th century 2
Acton (Eng. : Estate) 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Agricultural implements 1
Agriculture--Southern States--History--19th century 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Alamance County (N.C.)--History--19th century 1
Albemarle County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
American Revolution--Veterans 1
Augusta County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Banks and banking--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Bedford County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Botetourt County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Bounties, Military--United States 1
Bremo (Estate : Fluvanna County, Va.) 1
Broadsides 1
Brunswick County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
California--Gold discoveries 1
Canal Zone 1
Canals--Southern States 1
Cherokee Indians 1
Class materials 1
College of William and Mary--Students 1
Colonial period, ca. 1609-1774 1
Communism--Post 1945 1
Communism--United States 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 13th 1
Copybooks 1
Daybooks 1
Deeds 1
Diaries 1
Dismal Swamp Canal 1
Embargo, 1807-1809 1
Essex County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Executors and administrators--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Exercise books 1
Farm management--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Farms--Virginia--Nottoway County 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Fluvanna County (Va.) 1
Fundraising campaigns 1
Genealogy 1
German American literature--Publishing--Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.)--History 1
German Americans--Virginia 1
Grain trade--United States--History 1
Grayson County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Honors Program 1
Horses--North Carolina 1
Horses--Virginia 1
Indentures 1
Indians of North America 1
Kentucky--Description and travel 1
Lawyers--Virginia--Brunswick County 1
Lawyers--Virginia--Essex County 1
Lawyers--Virginia--Grayson County 1
Lead mines and mining--Virginia 1
Lower Bremo (Va. : Estate) 1
Luray (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Lutheran Church--Virginia 1
Lynchburg (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Maps 1
Medicine--Study and teaching--New York (State)--New York 1
Medicine--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Merchants--Great Britain 1
Merchants--Maryland--Baltimore 1
Merchants--New York (City) 1
Merchants--North Carolina--History--18th century 1
Merchants--North Carolina--History--19th century 1
Merchants--Virginia--Brunswick County 1
Merchants--Virginia--Fluvanna County 1
Merchants--Virginia--History--20th century 1
Merchants--Virginia--Nansemond County 1
Merchants--Virginia--Petersburg 1
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University of Virginia 2
Booton, Lucy Mary Modesitt 1
Boyd family 1
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Brown, Charles 1
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Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Cabaniss family 1
Cabaniss, George 1
Cabaniss, James, 1793-1837 1
Cabaniss, John, circa 1787 - 1882 1
Campbell family 1
Campbell, Susan, Mrs. 1
Campbell, William, 1755-1823 1
Carter, Charles, 1818 1
Cloyd family 1
Cocke Family 1
Cocke, Cary Charles, 1814-1888 1
Cocke, William Ruffin Coleman, 1846-1884 1
Coleman, Emma Cornelia Parran 1
Coleman, Reuben Lindsay 1
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 1
College of William and Mary. Project Plus 1
Davis, Alexander Mathews, 1833-1889 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Dromgoole family 1
Dromgoole, Edward Jr., d. ca. 1848 1
Dromgoole, Edward, 1838-1897 1
Dromgoole, Edward, Jr., d. ca. 1848 1
Dromgoole, Edward, fl., 1838-1897 1
Dromgoole, George Coke, 1797-1847 1
Dromgoole, W. E 1
Dromgoole, W. E. 1
Fitzgerald, John 1
Graves family 1
Handy, Levin, 1754-1799 1
Hill, A. P. (A. Powell) 1
Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863 1
Jennings, William, d. 1798 1
Key, Francis Scott, 1779-1843 1
Lee, Henry, 1756-1818 1
Letcher, John, 1813-1884 1
Magurk, M. E. 1
McGavock family 1
McGavock, James, 1728-1812 1
McGavock, James, 1764-1838 1
McGavock, James, 1804-1839 1
McGavock, John Williamson, b. 1843 1
McGavock, Stephen, 1807-1880 1
Parran, William S., d. 1862 1
Patton, B. M. 1
Pound, Jesse 1
Shepherd and Patton 1
Shepherd, James A., 1854-1919 1
Tuck, William Munford 1
Tyler, John, 1790-1862 1
Tyler, John, Jr., 1819-1898 1
United States Congress 1
Virginia House of Delegates 1
Virginia State Senate 1
Webb, W. E. 1
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