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Blow Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 B63
Scope and Contents Papers, 1770-1875, of the Blow family of "Tower Hill," Sussex County, Va. and of the Waller family. Prominent correspondents in the collection include Philip Barraud, John Hartwell Cocke, Henry Lee and Edmund Ruffin. Most of these accessions were integrated as the collection was partially processed, but some are boxed separately. Includes a Blow family scrapbook containing many manuscript items. Collection includes: correspondence of Richard Blow (1746-1833), merchant, who had...

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...

Alexander Brown Papers (I)

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 B83
Scope and Contents Inventory contains the papers of Alexander Brown (1843-1906), farmer, merchant and author who lived in Nelson County, Virginia. Includes correspondence relating to his books, The Genesis of the United States, The First Republic in America, The Cabells and Their Kin, New Views, and other correspondence and business papers of Brown including letters...

Cook-Luttrell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 C77
Scope and Contents Correspondence, business, tax and legal records, primarily 1848-1890, of various members of the Cook and Luttrell Families of Culpeper and Rappahannock Counties, Virginia. The Cook family correspondence is concentrated between 1855 and 1858 and discusses the migration of several members of the family to western Virginia and Missouri, courtship and marriage, farming, and detailed accounts of family visits. The Luttrell correspondence, 1874-1890, contains letters to Mollie Luttrell...

Dromgoole Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 D83
Scope and Contents Correspondence, accounts,(including accounts, 1875-1895, of laborers ?) and manuscript volumes, primarily 1850-1890, of members of the Dromgoole family of Brunswick County, Virginia. The majority of the papers seemingly were created by Edward Dromgoole, fl. 1838-1897, a merchant and lawyer in Brunswick Co. There are also some items relating to George Coke Dromgoole (1797-1847), a member of the U. S. House of Representatives, as well as items concerning other people who are only identified as...

Effinger-Thurmond Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 Ef6
Scope and Contents

Accounts, 1855-1857, of Effinger, Thurmond, & Co., merchants of [Rockingham County, Va. ?]; and one letter, 1887, written by Grace Thurmond, Taylor Springs, Va.

Emanuel Grove Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00518
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1848-1850, of Emmanuel Grove, of Luray, Va. which is business correspondence mainly concerning shipments and prices of goods.

Henkel Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 H38
Scope and Contents Correspondence, papers, and ledgers of the Rev. Paul Henkel (1754-1825), who was a Lutheran missionary, and David Henkel, Ambrose Henkel, and Solomon Henkel of New Market, Shenandoah Co., Va. Includes woodcuts and watercolor sketches, Ambrose Henkel's account ledger (1807-1813), notebooks on the study of Hebrew, memorandum book, indentures, certificates, and other. Topics include Lutheranism, printing, Shenandoah County, immigration, merchants, and education. Mss poem with a hand...

Luttrell-Cooke Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 L97
Scope and Contents Personal papers and business accounts; 1820-1900; of the Luttrell and Cooke families of Rappahannock and Culpeper Counties. Includes correspondence (personal and business) between Luttrell and Cooke families, the Garth family, Ficklen family, and family in West Virginia. Papers discuss Buchanan's inauguration, Sons of Temperance, and the difficulties of a doctor trying to establish a practice at Bridgewater, Va. Also includes letters; 1853-1859; from family in Missouri which discuss living...

Cornelius Nash Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 N17
Scope and Contents

Letter, 8 Aug[us]t 1818, from James Tatum, n.p., to Cornelius Nash, n.p., concerning money; accounts, 1808-1809, of Cornelius Nash with William Smith; and account, 1830, for goods bought by D. Nash & Co.

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Financial records 20
Receipts (financial records) 10
Legal documents 7
Account books 6
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Merchants--Virginia--History--18th century 4
Agriculture--United States--History--19th century 2
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century 2
Colonial period, ca. 1609-1774 2
Culpeper County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Danville (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Indentures 2
Medicine--Practice--Virginia 2
Merchants--North Carolina--History--18th century 2
Merchants--North Carolina--History--19th century 2
Merchants--Virginia--History--20th century 2
Merchants--Virginia--Petersburg 2
Merchants--Virginia--Richmond 2
Merchants--Virginia--Rockingham County 2
Photographs 2
Plantations 2
Rappahannock County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Rockingham County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Slavery--Virginia--18th century 2
Slavery--Virginia--19th century 2
Tobacco--Virginia--History--19th century 2
United States--Economic history 2
Virginia--Cotton Farms--19th century 2
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 2
Women--Education--Virginia--History 2
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Arlington Estate (Va.) 1
Augusta County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Augusta County (Va.). Sheriff 1
Augusta County (Va.). Treasurer 1
Banks and banking--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Berkeley County (W.Va.)--History 1
Brunswick County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Canals--Southern States 1
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Cavalry Regiment, 13th. Company H 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Volunteers, Third Brigade 1
Courtship--Virginia 1
Creek Indians 1
Design drawings 1
Dismal Swamp Canal 1
Education--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Embargo, 1807-1809 1
Fauquier County (Va.)--History 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Fluvanna County (Va.) 1
Frederick County (Va.)--History 1
German American literature--Publishing--Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.)--History 1
German Americans--Virginia 1
Ginseng--Virginia--History 1
Gloucester County (Va.)--History 1
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Hampden-Sydney College--History--19th century 1
Hampshire County (W. Va.)--History 1
Horses--North Carolina 1
Horses--Virginia 1
Improved Order of Red Men 1
Indians of North America 1
Indians of North America--Virginia 1
Land grants--Virginia 1
Lawyers--Virginia--Brunswick County 1
Lee County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Loudoun County (Va.)--History 1
Luray (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Lutheran Church--Virginia 1
Lynchburg 1
Lynchburg (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Mathews County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Mecklenburg County (Va.) 1
Merchants--Great Britain 1
Merchants--Rhode Island--History--19th century 1
Merchants--Virginia--Augusta County 1
Merchants--Virginia--Brunswick County 1
Merchants--Virginia--Buckingham County 1
Merchants--Virginia--Fluvanna County 1
Merchants--Virginia--Luray 1
Merchants--Virginia--Lynchburg 1
Merchants--Virginia--Nansemond County 1
Merchants--Virginia--Sussex County 1
Merchants--West Indies 1
Nelson County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Notebooks 1
Nottaway Indians 1
Pensions, Military--United States--Revolution, 1775-1783 1
Pharmacists--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Pharmacists--Virginia--History--20th century 1
Pittsylvania County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Plantation life 1
Plantation life--Virginia 1
Plantations--Virginia--Nelson County 1
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Language
German 1
Hebrew 1
 
Names
Tabb family 2
Tabb, John Henry 2
Adams, Herbert Baxter, 1850-1901 1
Barraud, Philip, 1758-1830 1
Blow family 1