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Curtis Carroll Davis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 78 D29
Scope and Contents

Photostats, typescripts, and microfilm of correspondence and papers relating to Lewis Littlepage (1762-1802) diplomat and soldier of fortune collected by Curtis Carroll Davis, biographer of Littlepage as well as correspondence of David with librarians and scholars and his notes concerning Littlepage, his acquaintances and descendants.

Carl R. Dolmetsch Papers

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Identifier: 00/06/UA 6.111
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, publications, and other material kept by Carl R. Dolmetsch, a professor in the Department of English at the College of William and Mary. Included in the collection are publications, a drawing, and a poster related to author H.L. Mencken; correspondence concerning potential visiting lecturers to events in the Department of Engllish; and letters written to Carl R. Dolmetsch by persons who had contributed material to Smart...

William Faulkner Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 Lit F27
Scope and Contents Material collected by Dr. Adwin Wigfall Green of the University of Mississippi for preparation of his book written with James W. Webb, William Faulkner of Oxford. Included are letters to Green by Faulkner's daughter Jill Faulkner Summers; Jack Stone, a childhood friend of Faulkner; Dorothy Williams, a friend of Faulkner; and Murry Falkner, William Faulkner's brother; photostats of several letters, advertisements and a speech written by Faulkner; newspaper clippings; and periodical...

Genealogy Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.4 G29
Scope and Contents

An artificial collection of genealogical materials; ca. 1880 to 1993; many of which were probably collected by Dr. Earl Gregg Swem in connection with the publication of genealogical information in the "William and Mary Quarterly, 2nd Series". Includes correspondence, clippings, coats-of-arms, charts, and family histories.  Most newspaper clippings are from "The Standard" in Richmond, Virginia from the early 1880's.

Fairfax Harrison Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 H25
Scope and Contents Papers, 1736-1945, of and collected by Fairfax Harrison. Papers collected include colonial era documents, deeds, surveys, the diary of Sally Fairfax (1771-1772), legal papers, a copy of the Dettingen Parish (Prince William County, Va.) vestry book which contains minutes, indentures, and other (1745-1802), and photostat copy of the letterbook (1801) of Col. John Tayloe of Mount Airy, Va. Fairfax Harrison's papers include his correspondence with individuals and institutions concerning his...

Helen Jones Campbell Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 91 C15
Scope and Contents Papers; 1936-1973; of author and Yorktown, Va. resident Helen J. Campbell (1894-1979). Includes photographs, notes, correspondence, clippings, photostats, and manuscript versions of short stories, essays, articles, and books. Her papers concern Yorktown and York County, Va., such as Yorktown National Park, Coleman Bridge, Bruton Parish, the Syms & Eaton School, and other local interest topics. Material also relates to Abraham Lincoln's assassination surrounding Mary E. J. Surratt, John...

Jay W. Johns, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 74 J64
Scope and Contents The collection contains mostly personal and business correspondence of Jay Winston Johns, Jr., including papers of the Atlas Fuel Corporation of New York, New York and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Lee-Jackson Memorial, Inc.; the Virginia Trust for Historic Preservation; and "Ash Lawn," now owned by the College of William and Mary.The correspondence of Johns includes correspondence with Virginia Democratic Party figures such as Albertis S. Harrison, William M. Tuck, Mills Godwin,...

Maben Jones Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 69 J72
Scope and Contents

Papers of and collected by Maben Jones, a genealogist from Columbia, S.C. Includes Jones' genealogical notes, correspondence, and research papers, including photocopied correspondence, legal papers, and other primary source material concerning the Jones family, Flippen family, LeGrand family, Dibrell family, Walker family, Walton family, Scott family, Woodson family and West family. Most of the families that Jones was interested in were from Buckingham County, Va.

Walter Jones Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 Pst J725
Scope and Contents

Negative photostats of papers, 1721-1767, of the Jones family of Northumberland County, Va. Includes letters written by Walter Jones while a student at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va. and while studying medicine at Edinburgh, Scotland and while in Williamsburg, Va. to his brother Thomas Jones of Northumberland County, Va. Originals located at the Library of Congress.

William Lamb Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.1 L16
Scope and Contents Diaries, 1855, 1859-1861, 1864-1909, (52 volumes) of Col. William Lamb (1835-1909), written while a student at the College of William and Mary, newspaper editor, Civil War commander of Fort Fisher, N.C. (1862-1865), coal merchant, Norfolk businessman and mayor (1880-1886), and member of the Board of Visitors and Rector of William and Mary. Collection also includes diary, 1861, and some letters of his wife Sarah Annie Chaffee Lamb as well as page proofs and other material relating...

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American diaries--Women authors 2
Buckingham County (Va.)--History 2
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United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 2
Universities and Colleges--Virginia--Faculty 2
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Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 2
American literature--20th century 1
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Ash Lawn (Virginia : Estate) 1
Augusta County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
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Horses--Virginia 1
Indians of North America--History--19th century 1
Lee-Jackson Memorial, Inc 1
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North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
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Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)--Virginia 1
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Richmond (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
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Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.)--History 1
Slavery--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Syms & Eaton School 1
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United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Participation, French 1
United States--History--War of 1812 1
United States--Politics and government--1789-1815 1
United States. Navy--History--Civil War 1
Virginia--Genealogy 1
Virginia--History 1
Virginia--History--19th century 1
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
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Washington and Lee University--History--19th century 1
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York County (Va.)--History 1
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College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 2
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 2
Lee, Robert Edward, 1807-1870 2
Andros, Edmund, Sir, 1637-1714 1
Brooks, Phillip, 1835-1983 1
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Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Bryan, John Stewart, 1871-1944 1
Bushnell, David Ives, Jr., 1875-1941 1
Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856 1
Carey family 1
Cary, Wilson Miles, 1838-1914 1
Chaffee, Sarah Lamb 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of English 1
Culpeper family 1
Custis, George Washington Parke, 1781-1857 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Dettingen Parish (Prince William County, Va.) 1
Dinwiddie, Robert, 1693-1770 1
Dolmetsch, Carl (Carl Richard), 1924- 1
Early, Jubal Anderson, 1816-1894 1
Edwards family 1
Fairfax, Sally, fl. 1771-1772 1
Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768 1
Fields, Joseph E. (Dr.) 1
Ford, Worthington Chauncey, 1858-1941 1
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 1
Gallatin, Albert (1761-1849) 1
Harrison, Fairfax, 1869-1938 1
Hierholzer, Joseph A 1
Hill, D. H. (Daniel Harvey), 1821-1889 1
Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863 1
Johns, Jay Winston Jr. 1
Lamb, Sarah Anne Chaffee, b. 1837 1
Lamb, William, 1838-1909 1
Letcher, John, 1813-1884 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Madison, James, 1749-1812 1
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 1
Nicholson, Francis, 1655-1728 1
Preston Family 1
Preston family 1
Preston, Francis 1
Preston, Francis, 1765-1836 1
Preston, John, 1764-1827 1
Preston, William 1
Preston, William, ca. 1729-1783 1
Short family 1
Short, William (1759-1849) 1
Sindt, Tobey Mark 1
Stanard, William G. 1
Surratt family 1
Tayloe, John, fl. 1801 1
Torrence, Clayton, 1884-1953 1
Tronson du Coudray, Philippe Charles Jean Baptiste, 1738-1777 1
Tucker, St. George, 1752-1827 1
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 1
Virginia Trust for Historic Preservation 1
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