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Edward Belvin Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01197
Scope and Contents

Edward Belvin's Collection of Williamsburg and James City County, Virginia material. Includes copies of wills and death certificates, correspondence and certificates.

John Boyd Bentley Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 82 B44
Scope and Contents Personal and professional papers, 1896-1987, of Bishop John Boyd Bentley, Bishop of Alaska and Director of Overseas Missions for the Protestant Episcopal Church and personal papers, 1895-1983, of his wife Elvira Carr Bentley. Includes comprehensive records of his ministerial career including records of his official acts and texts of sermons and invocations. There is some correspondence relating to Bentley's career, including letters from W. A. R. Goodwin (1869-1939), Rector of...

Alfred E. Bradley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2007.59
Scope and Contents The collection of Alfred E. Bradley largely concerns his service, first as Military Observer and then as First Chief Surgeon, with the American Expeditionary Force (AEF) in England and France between 1916 and 1918. The bulk of the collection consists of papers and documents covering the period May 1916 through June 1918 and concerns Bradley's service in Europe during World War I. The collection includes correspondence and documents mainly relating to  Bradley's official capacity as Military...

Brown, Coalter, Tucker Papers (III)

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Identifier: Mss. 65 B8555
Scope and Contents

Papers and correspondence of three generations of the Brown Family of Virginia:  Frances (Fanny) Bland Coalter Brown and her husband, Henry Peronneau Brown (1838-1888),  J. Thompson and Cassie Tucker Brown (1890-1920) and Frances Bland Brown and Fleming Sanders (1921-1964).

Emma L. Brown Papers

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Identifier: SC 01110
Scope and Contents The Emma L. Brown papers consist for the most part of letters Emma Brown of Danielson, Connecticut, received from her son, Sergeant Percy Brown, who was deployed to France in July 1917. He was wounded and hospitalized in Orleans in the fall of 1918 and his letters date from 12 November 1918 to his return to the US in the spring of 1919. He talks about Armistice celebrations in the streets, life in the hospital, his leg injury, celebrating Christmas in the hospital and with a local family,...

Rev. Joseph Allen Christian Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 71 C46
Scope and Contents Papers, 1900-1946, of Joseph Allan Christian, a Presbyterian clergyman and his wife Evelyn Smith Christian who served pastorates in Virginia, Mississippi, and Louisiana. Includes correspondence, student notebooks of Christian while a student at Hampden-Sydney College and Union Theological Seminary (Richmond), memorabilia collected by Christian while doing YMCA work in France in World War I, sermons and prayers, papers relating to his work on the National War Labor Board for Baton Rouge, La.,...

Coleman-Wilson Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 96 C67
Scope and Contents Letters, chiefly 1919-1964, written by Mary Haldane Begg Coleman (1875-1967) of Williamsburg, Virginia, to Julia Gardiner Tyler Wilson (1881-1965), of Charlottesville, Virginia. Diaries of Mary Haldane Begg Coleman and Isabella Haldane.Other correspondents include Janet Coleman Kimbrough, Mary H.B. Coleman's daughter and Alida Wilson Davidson, the daughter of Julia Gardiner Tyler Wilson.Scrapbooks containing information on John Tyler, Tyler descendants, and the Tucker...

Dale Family Papers

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Identifier: SC 01137
Scope and Contents This collection contains letters, 1915-1916, primarily from Carson Dale to his sister, Carrie Dale, detailing his time serving in the English Army during World War I. Additional letters were sent to Carrie  from Britsh soldiers who served with Carson detailing his well-being and his death. Other materials include military records and published sources relating to the service of both Carson J. Dale and his brother Jarvis Dale (1888-1952), who served with the 1st Mississippi Infantry.  Among...

E.R. McElligott Papers

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Identifier: MS 00126
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 102 letters and several postcards written primarily by E.R. McElligott, a draftsman in the 152nd Aero Squadron of the United States Army.  The letters are written to various family members, particulary McElligott's sisters and parents, and describe his life in the military from enlistment to discharge.  McElligott describes his travels from New York to San Antonio and finally to Illinois, England, and France.  His letters give insight into the daily details,...

Robert F. Fiske Papers

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Identifier: SC 00982
Scope and Contents Letters from Robert F. Fiske, a Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Reserve during World War II, possibly stationed or serving in Washington, D.C., Norfolk, Virginia and Bermuda, to his wife, Deborah Fiske. His wife appears to live in Brookline, then Boston, Massachusetts. He is an educated man who writes with a casual style. There were three items not related to World War I included with this accession: two items from World War II - description of Shaef War Room at Reims, France and...

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Speeches 3
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World War, 1914-1918--France--Personal narratives 3
World War, 1914-1918--Medical and sanitary affairs 3
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Booklets 2
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Campbell County (Va.)--History 2
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Spanish-American War, 1898 2
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Baptist Church--Mississippi--History 1
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Bible records 1
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College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 3
American Red Cross 2
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
Coleman, Mary Haldane Begg, 1875-1967 2
Tucker family 2
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United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces 2
Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 2
American Association of University Women 1
American Red Cross in France 1
Army Nurse Corp 1
Ballard family 1
Ballard, James William, 1875-1920 1
Begg family 1
Belvin, Edward 1
Bennett, Henry Eastman, 1873-1941 1
Bentley, Elvira Carr, d. 1983 1
Bentley, John Boyd, 1896-1989 1
Braxton family 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Cassie Dallas Tucker 1
Brown, Coalter, and Tucker Family 1
Brown, Frances Bland Coalter, 1835-1894 1
Brown, Henry Peronneau, 1883-1942 1
Brown, John Thompson, 1861-1921 1
Brown, John Willcox, 1886- 1
Burrage, Guy Hamilton, 1867-1954 1
Business and Professional Women's Club, Petersburg, Va 1
Christian, Joseph Allan, 1880-1968 1
Clark, Jefferson H., b. 1890 1
Coalter family 1
Cole, Stanley 1
Coleman family 1
College of William and Mary. 1
College of William and Mary. School of Education 1
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 1
Corr, L.P. 1
Davison, Alida Wilson 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
E.R. McElligott 1
Fiske, Deborah 1
Fiske, Robert F. 1
Fraternities--Social--Kappa Sigma 1
Frye, Ernest L., 1896-1974 1
Goodwin family 1
Goodwin, Benjamin Lewis, 1819-1852 1
Goodwin, Daniel LeBaron, 1800-1867 1
Goodwin, Edward Bryam, 1810 - 1
Goodwin, Hannah LeBaron, 1814-1852 1
Goodwin, Henry Bradford, 1802-1859 1
Goodwin, James Briggs, 1806-1886 1
Goodwin, Mary De Wolf, 1812-1841 1
Goodwin, Mary Frances (Archer), 1817-1900 1
Goodwin, William Archer Rutherfoord, 1869-1939 1
Graves, Thomas Ashley, Jr 1
Grenelle Dispensary (Paris, France) 1
Guy family 1
Guy family. 1
Guy, Gladys Elizabeth Bennett 1
Guy, William George 1
Haldane, Isabella 1
Hall, Channing Moore, III 1
Hall, J. Lesslie (John Lesslie), 1856- 1
Hall, John Lesslie, Jr., 1891-1978 1
Henley, John Turner, 1900-1974 1
Hobson, R.P. 1
Hoppin, Frances G. 1
Infant Sanitarium (Virginia Beach, Virginia) 1
Kimbrough, Janet C. (Janet Coleman) 1
Koontz, Amos Ralph, 1890-1965 1
Lawrence, Clara L. 1
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974 1
Little, Lewis Peyton 1
Merrifield, Clara 1
Myers family 1
Myers, Barton, 1853-1927 1
Myers, Kate Baldwin 1
Myers, Moses, 1752-1835 1
Myers, R. Baldwin, 1883- 1
Nightengale family 1
Nott, Edward (Governor) 1
Offley, Cleand Nelson, 1869-1930 1
Offley, David, d. 1838 1
Offley, Edward Murray 1
Offley, John Holmes, 1802-1845 1
Offley, John Marbury, 1877-1932 1
Offley, Robert S. 1
Page, Thomas Nelson, 1853-1922 1
Priestly, Deborah Heaton Remsen, 1801-1887 1
Rathbun family 1
Ribble, Fanny Archer Goodwin, 1838- 1
Riley, Franklin L., 1868-1929 1
Royall, Sarah Spottswood, 1888-1983 1
Saunders family 1
Saunders, Fleming 1
Saunders, Frances Bland Coalter Brown, 1891 1
Shade, Mary Clark, 1928-2009 1
Sherrill, Henry Knox, Bp., 1890- 1
Smith family 1
Trevelyan, George Otto, Sir, bart., 1838-1928 1
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