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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...

Duval Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00250
Scope and Contents Material collected by Mollie Wellford (Taliaferro) Duval including: Taliaferro family papers, 1825-1872, which include two letters written from Richmond, Va. in June and July 1862 from John P. Taliaferro of the 26th Regt. Va. Vols., C.S.A., to his wife, with news of Civil War battles, causalities, friends, and relatives; collected genealogical material of the following families of Gloucester Co., Va.: Wormeley, Wellford, Duval, Walke, Taliaferro, Tayloe, Nelson, Perrin, Taylor, Jones,...

Benjamin Stoddert Ewell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 Ew3
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials dated 1784-1934. It includes correspondence, legal papers, and accounts, chiefly 1830-1892, of Benjamin S. Ewell, professor at the U.S. Military Academy, Hampden-Sydney College, Washington and Lee College, and the College of William and Mary (which he served as acting president, 1848-1849, and president, 1854-1888). Letters from Ewell during the Civil War when he was assistant adjutant-general to Gen. Joseph E. Johnston are included as well. Among the...

Jones Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 69 J71
Scope and Contents Papers, 1826-1916, of the Jones family of "Land's End," Gloucester County, Virginia, and related families of Curtis, Taliaferro, Page and Harrison. Includes correspondence, genealogical notes, obituaries, legal files, real estate material, notes concerning Land's End, Petsworth Parish (Gloucester County), Yorktown, and the homes of the Cringan family and the Mackenzie family, ; and Bible records of the Jones and Fauntleroy families. The first two accessions, which compose the...

Stephen R. Mallory Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 75 M29
Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence and research papers of English professor Reginald A. Kenney relating to Stephen R. Mallory, Confederate Secretary of the Navy. Collection also contains photostats of Mallory's correspondence (location of originals unknown), a few original papers relating to Mallory and an original photograph of Mallory's daughter, Margaret Mallory Bishop (Mrs. Henry Bishop), nd.

Manuscripts - People and Family Names

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.2 Man3a
Scope and Contents An artificial collection of papers created from material acquired during the 1930's and 1940's.  Mostly letters, financial records, published material and official records of individuals in Virginia and elsewhere.  Includes documents and signatures of well known people, such as Benjamin Harrison, John Randolph and Franklin D. Roosevelt. Documents from this collection are currently being transferred to the Small Collection  as individual items with SC identification numbers. ...

Maury Family Papers

 Collection
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...

Roane Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1975.31
Scope and Contents

Photographs, postcards, election material and family material of the Roane Family of Gloucester County, Virginia.  Collection centers on the Roane Family, but also has material on Gloucester, Virginia organizations (Historical Society); Virginia organizations (Clerk of Courts Association and more); and regional organizations (Rotary Club).

William Booth Taliaferro Papers

 Collection
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...

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Virginia--Genealogy 4
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 3
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 2
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Gloucester County (Va.)--Genealogy. 2
Gloucester County (Va.)--History 2
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--20th century 2
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Printed ephemera 2
Slavery--Virginia--19th century 2
United States--Slavery 2
Virginia Military Institute--History--19th century 2
Virginia--Maps 2
Women--Virginia--Social life and customs 2
Account books 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Agriculture--History--19th century 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Apprenticeship programs--Virginia 1
Barbour County (W. Va.)--History, Military--19th century. 1
Blacksmithing 1
Blacksmithing--Virginia 1
Chicago (Ill.)--History--19th century 1
Clarke County (Va.)--Maps 1
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Cookery, American 1
County clerks--Virginia 1
County clerks--Virginia--Gloucester County 1
Daybooks 1
Debt 1
Decedents' estates 1
Deeds 1
Design drawings 1
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Dyes and dyeing 1
Education--Virginia--Williamsburg--19th century 1
Farm management--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Farm management--Virginia--History--20th century 1
Farms--Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.) 1
Fauquier County (Va.)--History 1
Fauquier County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Fauquier County (Va.)--Maps 1
Finances 1
France--Foreign relations--1792-1815 1
General stores--Virginia 1
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--Pictorial works. 1
Gloucester County (Va.)--Social life and customs 1
Hampden-Sydney College 1
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)--History--John Brown's Raid, 1859 1
History of the College 1
Hopewell (Va.)--History 1
Horses--Virginia 1
Insurance, Fire--Virginia--History 1
Jefferson County (W.Va.)--History--18th century 1
Jefferson County (W.Va.)--History--19th century 1
Kingdom of the Two Sicilies 1
Land grants--Virginia 1
Land's End (Gloucester County, Va.) 1
Lectures 1
Ledgers (Accounting) 1
Liverpool (England)--History--19th century 1
Logging--Virginia 1
Loudoun County (Va.)--Maps 1
Lumber trade--Virginia--History 1
Mecklenburg County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Medical practice--Virginia--History 1
Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions 1
Merchants--Massachusetts 1
Merchants--Virginia--Fauquier County 1
Merchants--Virginia--Richmond 1
Merchants--West Virginia--Jefferson County 1
Military records 1
Minutes 1
Mississippi--History--19th century 1
New York (N.Y.)--History--19th century 1
New York (State)--Social life and customs 1
Newspapers 1
Oceanography--19th century 1
Orders (military records) 1
Pamphlets 1
Petersburg (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Petsworth Parish (Gloucester County, Va.) 1
Photostats 1
Physicians--Virginia--York County 1
Poems 1
Postcards 1
Programs 1
Receipts (financial records) 1
Recipes 1
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 1
Registers (lists) 1
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Taliaferro family 3
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Taliaferro family. 2
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