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Charles H. Dimmock Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 D59
Scope and Contents Papers, 1826-1872, of Charles Dimmock and Charles Henry Dimmock. Includes sketch of the life of Charles H. Dimmock; a manuscript volume containing a journal of a voyage from Norfolk to Madeira and farm journal of "Shabby Hall," Gloucester County, Va.; travel diary, 1826, of Charles Dimmock concerning travels in Venice and Germany; and papers concerning the service of Charles Henry Dimmock in the engineer's corps in the Confederate Army, some of which include work at Yorktown, Va. and having...

Augustus C. Golding Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 94 G56
Scope and Contents This collection contains the papers, dated 1859-1934, but mainly 1862-1864, of Augustus C. Golding (also spelled as Goldin and , Golden). It includes letters, a letterbook, diaries, documents, pension papers, printed materials, and photographs. All items relate to Golding's service in the Union Army, 1861-1864, in Northern Virginia, on the Virginia peninsula, and in Maryland. Golding's letters to family and friends describe troop movements, battles, camp conditions, his health, a hospital,...

William Lamb Papers

 Collection
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...

Maury Family Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 97 M44
Scope and Contents Papers, 1777-1977, of the Maury Family of Virginia, New York City and Liverpool, Eng. Includes letters and business papers of James Maury (1746-1840), the first American consul to Liverpool, England, and the letters of his second wife, Margaret Rutson Maury (1805-1882), of Liverpool. A significant amount of the collection is comprised of letters, business papers, legal papers, and diaries of  the next two generations of the Maury family, including Ann Maury (1832-1890) of Liverpool and New...

John Millington Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 M59
Scope and Contents

Papers including correspondence concerning Millington's experiences as directing engineer of the Anglo-Mexican Mining Association, as professor at College of William and Mary where he lived in the Wythe House, as professor at University of Mississippi, and at Memphis Medical College. Includes diaries covering 1832, 1835, and 1861-1867; letters of his family members; and Blankenship family land records and letters concerning the Spanish-American War.

Robert Skipwith Diaries

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Identifier: Mss. 65 Sk4
Scope and Contents Diaries, 1834-1898, of Robert Skipwith kept in Goochland County, Va., Richmond, Va. and Powhatan County, Va. Much of Skipwith's life is documented by these 14 diaries and topics include weather, personal affairs (the loss of his wife, and his aging), farming, social life in his neighborhood, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and Virginia politics. He often included genealogical information on individuals when he recorded their deaths. Skipwith's 1862-1865 diary has been digitized...

William Booth Taliaferro Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 T15
Scope and Contents Papers, 1811-1954, of William Booth Taliaferro and his family of Gloucester County, Va. Taliaferro's papers consist of diaries, letterbook (while at Harpers Ferry), correspondence, speeches, memoirs and accounts. The collection also includes papers of his wife, Sally Nivison Lyons Taliaferro (including diaries), his ancestors, siblings and descendants, as well as photographs, genealogical notes and artifacts of the Taliaferro family.There are papers of other people who are not...

Whittle-Greene Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 W61
Scope and Contents

Papers of Cloe Tyler Whittle Greene. Mostly diaries, 1855-1924, before and after her marriage to John Newport Greene. Also includes printed cards, photographs, verse, newspapers, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and prints of colonial and Civil War figures. Topics covered by the diaries include secession, Civil War, Reconstruction, travel, life in Norfolk, Virginia and marriage.

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Correspondence 7
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 3
Financial records 3
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 3
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 3
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American diaries--Women authors 2
Farm management--Virginia--History--19th century 2
Genealogy 2
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Legal documents 2
Maps 2
Universities and Colleges--Virginia--Faculty 2
Virginia--Politics and Government 2
Account books 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century 1
American newspapers--Virginia--Norfolk 1
Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862 1
Barbour County (W. Va.)--History, Military--19th century. 1
Bull Run, 2nd Battle of, Va.,1862 1
Campaigns 1
Chancellorsville (Va.), Battle of, 1863 1
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Engineer's Corps 1
Cookery, American 1
Cotton trade--Southern States--History--19th century 1
Destruction and pillage 1
Engineering--Study and teaching--United States--19th century 1
Equipment and supplies 1
Farm management--Southern States--History--19th century 1
Fort Fisher (N.C.) 1
France--Foreign relations--1792-1815 1
Fredericksburg (Va.), Battle of, 1862 1
Germany--Description and travel--19th century 1
Gloucester County (Va.)--Genealogy. 1
Gloucester County (Va.)--History 1
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--20th century 1
Goochland County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)--History--John Brown's Raid, 1859 1
Hospitals 1
Italy--Description and travel--19th century 1
Lithographs 1
Liverpool (England)--History--19th century 1
Madeira Islands--Description and travel--19th century 1
Malvern Hill (Va.), Battle of, 1862 1
Manuscripts (document genre) 1
Mexico--History--19th century 1
Mining engineering--History--19th century 1
New York (N.Y.)--History--19th century 1
Norfolk (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Norfolk (Va.)--History--20th century 1
North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Oceanography--19th century 1
Orders (military records) 1
Peninsular Campaign, 1862 1
Personal narratives 1
Photostats 1
Powhatan County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Programs 1
Receipts (financial records) 1
Recipes 1
Regimental histories 1
Reports 1
Richmond (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Scrapbooks 1
Seven Day's Battles, Va., 1862 1
Siege of Petersburg, Va. (Richmond-Petersburg Campaign), 1864-1865 1
Slavery--Virginia--19th century 1
South Mountain, Battle of, Md., 1862. 1
Spanish-American War, 1898 1
Speeches, addresses, etc. 1
Technical reports 1
Typescripts 1
United States--Foreign relations--France 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--African Americans 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps 1
United States--History--Mexican War, 1845-1848 1
United States--Politics and Government 1
United States--Slavery 1
University of Mississippi--History--19th century 1
Virginia Military Institute--History--19th century 1
Virginia--Cotton Farms--19th century 1
Virginia--Genealogy 1
Virginia--History--18th century 1
Virginia--History--19th century 1
Virginia--Maps 1
Virginia--Social life and customs--19th century 1
Virginia--Social life and customs--20th century 1
Watercolors (drawings) 1
White Oak Swamp (Va.), Battle of, 1862 1
Women--Virginia--Social life and customs 1
World War, 1939-1945--Pacific Area 1
Wythe House (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
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College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 2
Blankenship family 1
Booth family 1
Chaffee, Sarah Lamb 1
Dimmock, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1831-1873 1