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Austin-Twyman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 69 Au7
Scope and Contents Papers, 1765 (1800-1890) 1939, of the Austin, Twyman, Spiller and Horsley families of Amherst and Buckingham counties, Virginia.The papers include correspondence, accounts, legal papers and manuscript volumes. Includes papers of Archibald Austin (1772-1837), member of Congress, 1817-1819, member of the Virginia House of Delegates, 1815-1816, 1835-1837, his wife, Grace R. (Booker) Austin and their children, James M. Austin, John Austin and Bernard Austin, Grace Austin and Frances...

Barker-Cooke Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 B24
Scope and Contents

Letters and business papers, chiefly 1848-1866, of James E. Cooke of Powhatan, Virginia and the Barker family of Fluvanna County, Virginia. Includes letters relating to the hiring out of slaves, plantation operations and the Civil War. Civil War letters are between John H. Barker and Henry J. Dobbs of the 18th Virginia Regiment of the Confederate army concerning the Battle of First Bull Run/Manassas.

Brown, Coalter, Tucker Papers (I)

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Identifier: Mss. 65 B85
Scope and Contents Papers, 1780-1929, of the Brown, Coalter, Tucker families including the papers of John Coalter (1769-1838), Judge of the Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia, and John Thompson Brown (1802-1836), member of the Virginia House of Delegates.Among the correspondents are Maria (Rind) Coalter, St. George Tucker, William Munford, Frances Bland (Tucker) Coalter, St. George Tucker Coalter, Frances Bland (Coalter) Brown, the Rev. Moses D. Hoge, and Henry Peronneau Brown.This...

Brown, Coalter, Tucker Papers (III)

 Collection
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).

David A. Bucher Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 B87
Scope and Contents Papers, 1769-1912, including letters, 1861-1874, written to David A. Bucher, dentist of Shade Gap, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania and later, of Bridgewater, Rockingham County, Virginiaa. The letters are from relatives and friends in Bridgewater, Virginia, Martinsburg, West Virginia, Hancock, Maryland, Orbisonia, Carlisle, McConnellsburg, Gettysburg and Round Grove, Pennsylvania and Polk City, Iowa. One letter concerns the Battle of Gettysburg. Collection also includes legal...

Martin Parks Burks Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.1 B91
Scope and Contents

Martin Parks Burks was the deputy sheriff of Bedford County, Virginia. Chiefly accounts, receipts, and business letters of Martin P. Burks, 1798-1866, including records while he was deputy sheriff of Bedford County, Virginia.

Campbell Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.1 C16
Scope and Contents Papers of four generations of the Campbell family of Orange Co., Va. including correspondence of William Campbell (1755-1823). His papers pertain to Revolutionary pensions, bounty land claims, the War of 1812, his superintendency of the Virginia State Penitentary, and his estate and includes a diary of a trip to Kentucky in 1798. There are also papers (correspondence and accounts) of his wife, Mrs. Susan Campbell and their children. The collection includes papers of the Graves family and...

Catlett Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2001.28
Scope and Contents Catlett family papers of Caroline County, Virginia. Correspondence that reflects the hard times in Virginia following the Civil War. Collection contains 72 original letters. Written by various extended family members, the majority of the letters are addressed to Arthur Catlett, a former Confederate Soldier and Virginia resident who moved to Texas shortly after the Civil War. Transcriptions for almost all letters, provided by the collection's donor, Elizabeth Jean Voss, are included....

George Washington Parke Custis Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 C96
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1832-1856, of George Washington Parke Custis of "Arlington." The collection is mostly letters written to Francis Nelson, his farm manager at "White House," New Kent County, Virginia concerning growing and marketing crops, agricultural improvements, the effect of the proposed Richmond and York River Railroad on the plantation, and Robert E. Lee. There are a few additional letters to Nelson from merchants and railroad officials, and photostats of 2 additional Custis letters.

Charles H. Dimmock Papers

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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...

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Slavery--Virginia--19th century 3
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Women--Virginia--Social life and customs 3
Bedford County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 13th 2
Cotton trade--Southern States--History--19th century 2
Farm management--Virginia--History--19th century 2
Pamphlets 2
Poems 2
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)--Virginia 2
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Agriculture--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Alexandria (Va.)--History 1
American Revolution--Veterans 1
American poetry--19th century 1
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Apprenticeship programs--Virginia 1
Architecture, Domestic--Virginia 1
Arlington House, the Robert E. Lee Memorial (Va.) 1
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Bridgewater (Va.)--History--19th century 1
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Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861 1
Cabinet photographs 1
Canal Zone 1
Carte de visite photographs 1
Catalogs 1
Certificates 1
Charlottesville (Va.)--History 1
College of William and Mary--History--18th century 1
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 1
College of William and Mary--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
College of William and Mary--Students 1
College theater--United States 1
Community theater 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Engineer's Corps 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 18th 1
Constitutional law--United States. 1
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Dyes and dyeing 1
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Embargo, 1807-1809 1
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Finances 1
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France--Foreign relations--1792-1815 1
Fredericksburg (Va.)--History 1
Freedmen--Virginia--History 1
Gardening--Virginia 1
Genealogy 1
Germany--Description and travel--19th century 1
Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863 1
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
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College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 2
Tucker family 2
Tyler, John, Jr., 1819-1898 2
Allison White and Company 1
Anderson Gallery 1
Archer, William Segar, 1789-1855 1
Austin family 1
Austin, Archibald, 1772-1837 1
Barker Family 1
Barker family 1
Barker, John H 1
Barker, John H. 1
Battaile family 1
Bedford County (Va.). Sheriff 1
Blayton, James Blaine, Sr., (Dr.) 1
Braxton family 1
Brown, Cassie Dallas Tucker 1
Brown, John Thompson, 1861-1921 1
Brown, John Willcox, 1886- 1
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Bryan, Elizabeth Tucker Coalter, b. 1805 1
Bryan, John Randolph, 1806-1887 1
Burks, Martin Parks, fl. 1817-1859 1
Cabell, James Branch, 1879-1958 1
Campbell family 1
Campbell, Susan, Mrs. 1
Campbell, William, 1755-1823 1
Catlett family 1
Centenary Church 1
Coalter, John, 1769-1838 1
Coalter, Judith H. Tomlin, d. 1859 1
Coalter, Maria Rind, d. 1792 1
Coalter, St. George Tucker, 1809-1839 1
Coleman, Cynthia Beverley Tucker Washington, 1832-1908 1
Coleman, Emma Cornelia Parran 1
Coleman, Mary Haldane Begg, 1875-1967 1
Coleman, Reuben Lindsay 1
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 1
Cooke, James E. 1
Cooke, James E. fl. 1848-1853 1
Coulter family 1
Crump family 1
Custis, George Washington Parke 1
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 1
Dimmock, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1831-1873 1
Dimmock, Charles Henry, 1831-1873 1
Dimmock, Charles, d. 1863 1
Dobbs, Henry J 1
Dobbs, Henry J. 1
Dunlop family 1
Ellis, Pearl Tyler, 1860-1947 1
Exchange Bank of Virginia 1
Forrest Family 1
Francisco, Peter, d. 1831 1
Fuller, John W 1
Grace Street Gardens (Richmond, Va.) 1
Graves family 1
Hart, John, 1860-1937 1
Hart, Katherine McCowan, 1863-1948 1
Hill, A. P. (A. Powell) 1
Hoge, Moses Drury, 1818-1899 1
Horsley family 1
Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863 1
James River and Kanawha Canal (Va.) 1
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 1
Lee Gallery 1
Lee, Robert Edward, 1807-1870 1
Letcher, John, 1813-1884 1
Magurk, M. E. 1
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 1
Mason, J. M. (James Murray), 1798-1871 1
Maury family 1
Maury, James, Sr., 1718-1769 1
McHenry, James 1
Michaux, Lightfoot Solomon 1
Munford, William, 1775-1825 1
Nelson, Francis 1
Parran, William S., d. 1862 1
Pendleton, William Nelson, 1809-1883 1
Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869 1
Pleasants, John Hampden, 1797-1846 1
Powell, Charles Leven (1804-1896) 1
Powell, Cuthbert (1775-1849) 1
Randolph, John, 1773-1833 1
Randolph, Judith Randolph, fl. 1792-1813 1
Richmond Theatre (Richmond, Va.) 1
Rives, William C. (William Cabell), 1793-1868 1
Saunders family 1
Saunders, Fleming 1
Saunders, Frances Bland Coalter Brown, 1891 1
Semple, James 1
Semple, Letitia Tyler, 1821-1907 1
Sons of Temperance of North America 1
Spencer, Julia Gardiner Tyler, 1849-1871 1
Spiller family 1
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