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Adams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 Ad1
Scope and Contents

Papers (including correspondence) of Thomas Adams, Richard Adams and Richard Adams, Jr., of Richmond, Va. Includes papers concerning the erection of burial monuments for members of the family and a printed bill of complaint concerning the private cemetery of the Adams family which details their genealogy. Includes Thomas B. Adams' receipts and a reward for a stolen horse, 1782, 1787.

Baird Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 B16
Scope and Contents Collection includes papers, 1656-1848, concerning Essex County, Va. including land records and wills, many of which relate to the Rowzee family. Many of the records date from the seventeenth century. The collection also includes correspondence, 1830-1920, of members of the Baird family including letters, 1859-1911, of Edward R. Baird while attending the University of Virginia, serving in Pickett's Division and as superintendent of schools in Essex County. There are...

Philip L. Barbour Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 89 Bar 23
Scope and Contents Papers, 1935-1980, of historian and scholar Philip Lemont Barbour (1898-1980), including research notes for his historical writings on the settlement of North America. Most articles, clippings and notes concern those people associated with Captain John Smith, a leader of the Jamestown settlement in Virginia. Notes were also used in the audio production, "The Jamestown Saga; the Founding of the American Colony in the Words of the Colonists," written by Philip L. Barbour and Nigel...

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.

Bevill Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00159
Scope and Contents

Copies of wills, parish, and court records, 1558-1707, relating to the Bevill family in Henrico Co., Va. and London, Eng. Also includes papers concerning the Ball family of England and correspondence, 1929-1939, concerning genealogical material on the Ball and Lacy families, also of England.

Bland Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 94 B159
Scope and Contents Papers, 1778-1989, of the Bland family of King and Queen County, Gloucester County, and the James River area of Virginia. Includes mostly genealogical material compiled by Lineous Preston Bland, Jr. Includes correspondence, pamphlets, family trees, scrapbooks, newsletters, photographs, legal and military records, newspaper clippings, and oral histories. Much information focuses on Richard Bland (1710-1766), Virginia statesman and pamphleteer. The collection also...

Booth-Cooke Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00474
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1858-1864, of the Booth family and Cooke family. Includes letters from Elizabeth Gardner Booth, one to her mother, Eliza Booth, and one to her brother, Andrew Booth. Also includes genealogical material on the Booth and Cooke families of Gloucester County, Va.

Brodnax Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.1 B80
Scope and Contents

Letters written to John Wilkes Brodnax concerning genealogy of the Brodnax family. Many letters written by members of the Brodnax family. Includes genealogical data on Bathurst, Munford, Perkins, Smith, Holmes, and Walker families. Includes a photograph of Brodnax at work on a bust of Hunter McGuire and two publications by Brodnax on art and anatomy.

Broome Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2011.296
Scope and Contents Papers of the Broome family of Richmond, Virginia. Includes 2 diaries of Louise B. Taliaferro from a 1924 European trip and one diary of an unknown woman from a 1924 European trip.  Includes photographs, genealogical material, legal and business papers and correspondence, including letters of Talbot Broome during voyages to South America. The connection between Louise B. Taliaferro and the Broome Family has not been established.  Louise B. Taliaferro was married to William M....

Alexander Brown Papers (II)

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 B86
Scope and Contents Papers of Alexander Brown relating to the writings of his books, including notes, transcripts, drafts and correspondence with publisher Houghton, Mifflin & Co. and with members of his family requesting genealogical information. Collection includes letters of Benson J. Lossing concerning his "Pictorial Field Book of the Revolution" and "Pictorial Field Book of the War of 1812" and part of an agreement between the Mexican government and American capitalists...

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College of William and Mary--History--19th century 7
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United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 7
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Poems 5
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Scrapbooks 5
Slavery--Virginia--19th century 5
Certificates 4
Clippings (information artifacts) 4
Gloucester County (Va.)--History 4
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 4
Letters (correspondence) 4
Photocopies 4
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 4
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Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 4
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Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 4
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African Americans--Genealogy 1
African Americans--Medical care--Virginia 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Agriculture--History--19th century 1
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century 1
Alabama--History 1
Alabama--History--19th century 1
Albemarle County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Almanacs 1
American Red Cross--History--World War II period 1
American diaries--Women authors 1
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College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 7
Smith family 3
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Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 3
Adams family 2
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Booth family 2
Brown, Alexander, 1843-1906 2
College of William and Mary. Swem Library 2
Curtis family 2
Daingerfield family 2
Fitzhugh family 2
Galt family 2
Galt, William Richard, 1818-1892 2
Garland family 2
Gregg family 2
Luce family 2
Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture 2
Sinclair family 2
Stubbs family 2
Swem family 2
Taliaferro family. 2
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 2
Wright family 2
Adams, Linda Friend, 1943-2008 1
Adams, Richard 1
Adams, Richard, 1760-1817 1
Adams, Richard, d. 1800 1
Allison White and Company 1
American Chemical Society 1
American Red Cross 1
Anderson Seminary 1
Army Nurse Corp 1
Baird family 1
Ball family 1
Ballard family 1
Ballard, James William, 1875-1920 1
Barron family 1
Bathurst family 1
Battaile family 1
Baytop family 1
Beale family 1
Belvin, Edward 1
Bernard Family 1
Bevill family 1
Blair family 1
Bland family 1
Bland, Ethel Heckman, 1902-1978 1
Bland, Richard, 1710-1776 1
Boyd family 1
Braithwaite family 1
Braithwaite, Adelia Bucktrout 1
Brodnax family 1
Broome family 1
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Bucktrout family 1
Campbell family 1
Campbell, Charles, 1807-1876 1
Carmalt family 1
Carrington family 1
Carter, Mary B. 1
Centenary Church 1
Cheever, John 1
Cloyd family 1
Coleman, Cynthia Beverley Tucker Washington, 1832-1908 1
College of William and Mary. 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of History 1
College of William and Mary. Office of the President 1
College of William and Mary. Phoenix Literary Society 1
Cooke family 1
Crabbe, Estie Stith, 1887-1982 1
Cringan family 1
Crozer Theological Seminary 1
Cryer, William 1
Dade family 1
Darby family 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
DeBell, Lucy Brockenborough Daingerfield 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Democratic Party (Va.) 1
Dinwiddie, Robert, 1693-1770 1
Dornin family 1
Dunmore, John Murray, Earl of, 1732-1809 1
Duval family 1
Eastern Publishing Co 1
Eastern State Hospital (Va.) 1
Erb family 1
Ewell family 1
Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert 1
Ewell, Elizabeth S., 1814- 1
Exchange Bank of Virginia 1
Farish family 1
Farmer's Register 1
Fauntleroy family 1
Forrest Family 1
Foster, Adam 1
Galbraith family 1
Gallaher, Juliet Hite, 1916-1952 1
Galt, Alexander D. II, 1827-1863 1
Galt, Elizabeth Judith, 1816-1854 1
Galt, Howard Spilman, 1872-1948 1
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