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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

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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...

Bland Family Papers

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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...

Bucktrout-Braithwaite Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 98 B85
Scope and Contents Chiefly business correspondence and receipts, 1890-1920, of members of the Bucktrout and Braithwaite families of Williamsburg, Va. Among the correspondents are Hypolite Repiton, R. W. Bucktrout, D. Braithwaite, Richard M. Bucktrout and James Braithwaite. Descriptions of selected accessions: Acc. 1995.25: Bucktrout-Braithwaite Papers including copy of "Family Sites and the Restoration of Williamsburg" and an account of Christmas wedding of Delia Bucktrout to William...

Chappelear Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 C38
Scope and Contents Papers, 1876-1959, of Benjamin Curtis Chappelear including manuscript and printed maps of Fauquier, Loudoun, Clarke, and Warren counties, Va.; Virginia state maps; United States Department of the Interior Geological Survey Maps of areas in Virginia and West Virginia; notes concerning land records and manuscript volumes which include account books collected by Chappelear of blacksmiths, farmers, postmasters, students, tanners, and operators of general stores. The collection also includes...

Darby-Parramore Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 D24
Scope and Contents

Papers, chiefly 1801-1868, of the Darby, Parramore and Higgins families of Accomack and Northampton counties, Va. Includes wills, epitaphs, letters, a list, n.d., of slaves, a certificate of dismissal, 1834, from the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) and genealogical notes on the families.

Galt Papers (III)

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 78 G73
Scope and Contents The collection covers the dates 1750-1982 and consists chiefly of the personal and business correspondence, financial and legal documents, literary documents, and family history and genealogy notes of the Galt family. The collection also contains clippings, photographs, and personal mementos such as artifacts. Negatives have been added to Galt III, Group XI, Box IV, folder 44. Some material pertaining to William R. Galt is filed in 78 G73 Galt Family Papers III,...

Gregory Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00027
Scope and Contents The Gregory Family papers follow the family of Virginia Governor John Munford Gregory and wife Amanda Wallace through three generations with letters dating from the 1820’s to the 1920’s. Most items are letters between family members and grant insight into the daily activities and concerns of the Gregory family. The collection also includes correspondence between members of the Gregory family and other acquaintances, including members of the John Tyler family. While most letters are of a...

Grigsby-Galt Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2009.308 and 2011.269
Scope and Contents This collection contains the family papers of members of the Grigsby and Galt Families. Mary Blair Grigsby married William W. Galt in 1881.  The collection contains papers of various members of the Grigsby family, particulary Hugh Blair Grigsby who was a historian and Chancellor of The College of William and Mary and his son, Hugh Carrington Grigsby who lived his entire life at the family farm, Edgehill, in Charlotte County, Virginia. The collection also contains the personal...

Hall Family Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 90 H14
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of the Hall and Moore families of New York, Richmond, Va. and Williamsburg, Va. Includes wills, estate papers, legal and financial transactions, 1810-1915, of Jacob Hall, Sarah Hall and Cunningham Hall; and Bishop Richard Channing Moore, Virginia Moore, Harriet Glenworth Moore, Margaretta Moore and Louise Moore. Contains correspondence, 1854-1876, between Zebulon S. Farland and Ellen Douglas Gordon Farland; letters, 1906-1928, to Margaret (Farland)...

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United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 6
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Diaries 5
Account books 4
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 4
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 4
Manuscripts (document genre) 4
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Slavery--Virginia--19th century 4
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 4
Women--Virginia--Social life and customs 4
Certificates 3
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 3
Newspapers 3
Pamphlets 3
Poems 3
Postcards 3
Printed ephemera 3
Publications 3
Scrapbooks 3
Virginia--History--19th century 3
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--19th century 3
African Americans--Genealogy 2
Carte de visite photographs 2
Clippings (information artifacts) 2
College of William and Mary--Students 2
Cotton trade--Southern States--History--19th century 2
Design drawings 2
Genealogical tables 2
Gloucester County (Va.)--Genealogy. 2
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--20th century 2
Indians of North America 2
Maps 2
Minutes 2
Notebooks 2
Programs 2
Reports 2
Richmond (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Slavery--Virginia--History--19th century 2
Speeches 2
Surveys (documents) 2
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 2
United States--Slavery 2
Virginia Military Institute--History--19th century 2
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 2
Virginia--Maps 2
Virginia--Social life and customs--19th century 2
Accomack County (Va.)--History 1
African Americans--Medical care--Virginia 1
African Americans--Virginia--Page County 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Agriculture--History--19th century 1
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century 1
Alabama--History--19th century 1
Albemarle County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
American Red Cross--History--World War II period 1
Apprenticeship programs--Virginia 1
Athletics--Football--Scandal of 1951 1
Augusta County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Barbour County (W. Va.)--History, Military--19th century. 1
Battleships--United States--History 1
Bedford County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Bibles 1
Blacksmithing 1
Blacksmithing--Virginia 1
Botetourt County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Buckingham County (Va.)--History 1
Cabinet photographs 1
Calendars 1
Canada--Description and travel 1
Caroline County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Caroline County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Cemeteries--Virginia--Richmond 1
Chandler Court (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Charles City County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Charlotte County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Chemical warfare--United States--History--20th century. 1
Cherokee Indians 1
Chicago (Ill.)--History--19th century 1
Cigars--History 1
Clarke County (Va.)--Maps 1
Class materials 1
Colonial period, ca. 1609-1774 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Pickett's Division 1
Cookery, American 1
County clerks--Virginia 1
County clerks--Virginia--Gloucester County 1
Curriculum--History 1
Daybooks 1
Debt 1
Decedents' estates 1
Deeds 1
Dyes and dyeing 1
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French 2
Dutch; Flemish 1
German 1
Spanish; Castilian 1
 
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Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 3
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 2
Galt family 2
Galt, William Richard, 1818-1892 2
Taliaferro family 2
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Taliaferro family. 2
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 2
Adams family 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
Baird family 1
Barron family 1
Beale family 1
Bernard Family 1
Bland family 1
Bland, Ethel Heckman, 1902-1978 1
Bland, Richard, 1710-1776 1
Booth family 1
Boyd family 1
Bozarth family 1
Braithwaite family 1
Braithwaite, Adelia Bucktrout 1
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Bucktrout family 1
Carrington family 1
Centenary Church 1
Cloyd family 1
Coleman, Cynthia Beverley Tucker Washington, 1832-1908 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of History 1
Cringan family 1
Curtis family 1
Darby family 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Democratic Party (Va.) 1
Dinwiddie, Robert, 1693-1770 1
Dula family 1
Dunmore, John Murray, Earl of, 1732-1809 1
Eastern Publishing Co 1
Eastern State Hospital (Va.) 1
Exchange Bank of Virginia 1
Fauntleroy family 1
Forrest Family 1
Foster, Adam 1
Galbraith family 1
Galt, Alexander D. II, 1827-1863 1
Galt, Elizabeth Judith, 1816-1854 1
Galt, James, 1741-1800 1
Galt, John Minson, 1744-1808 1
Galt, John Minson, 1819-1862 1
Galt, Mary Meares, 1885-1978 1
Galt, Sallie, 1822-1880 1
Garland family 1
Gregory family 1
Gregory family. 1
Grigsby family 1
Grigsby, Hugh Blair, 1806-1881 1
Hall, Channing Moore, III 1
Hall, J. Lesslie (John Lesslie), 1856- 1
Hall, John Lesslie, Jr., 1891-1978 1
Harrison family 1
Hicks family 1
Higgins family 1
Hipkins family 1
Hunter family 1
Hunter, R. M. T. (Robert Mercer Taliaferro), 1809-1887 1
Jenkins, Minnie Braithwaite 1
Jones family 1
Jones, Mary Fauntleroy 1
Jones, Mary Throckmorton 1
Jones, Richard P. 1
Jones, Warner Throckmorton 1
Langborn, William 1
Longwood University 1
Mackenzie family 1
Madden family 1
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 1
Maury family 1
Maury, James, Sr., 1718-1769 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
Morton family 1
Morton, Estelle 1
Morton, Richard Lee, 1889-1974 1
Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture 1
Page family 1
Parr, Fay Lyonel, 1913-2008 1
Parramore family 1
Roane family 1
Robb family 1
Robb-Bernard family 1
Rotary Club 1
Rowzee family 1
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