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Tyler Family Papers, Group A

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 T97 Group A
Scope and Contents Papers, 1716-1944, of the John Tyler family of "Sherwood Forest," Charles City County, Va. The collection contains correspondence, 1818-1862, of John Tyler concerning politics, War of 1812 claims, presidential election of 1840, land purchases in western Virginia, Kentucky and Illinois, "Sherwood Forest," business matters and his family. Some of the children of John Tyler and his first wife, Letitia Christian Tyler, are represented in the collection: Robert Tyler (and wife,...
Dates: 1716-1946

Tyler Family Papers, Group G

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 T97 Group G
Scope and Contents Papers, 1645-1917, of the Gardiner family, the Gilmer family, the family of St. George Tucker (1828-1863) and miscellaneous other people unrelated to the Tylers, Tuckers, Gilmers, or Gardiners. Boxes I-III contain papers (many are typescript copies) of the Gardiner family of New York. Include letters of Juliana McLachlan Gardiner, her sons David Lyon Gardiner, Alexander Gardiner and daughter Margaret Gardiner Beeckman. Boxes IV-V contain papers, 1814-1842, of the...
Dates: 1645-1917

Robert Page Waller Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ad209-223
Scope and Contents Diaries, 1858-1872, of Dr. Robert Page Waller of Williamsburg, Va. Although Waller was a medical doctor, these diaries do not relate to the practice of medicine. During the period from October 1862 to July 1865, Waller lived in Lynchburg, Va. The diaries concern farming, his ill-health, family, the Civil War and Reconstruction. Note:  The diaries were numbered by Waller and some volumes are not present. Msv Ad209   Vol. 1:  August 16, 1858 to October 7, 1858...
Dates: 1858-1872

Henry A. Washington Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 W251
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of Henry A. Washington, professor of history and political economy at the College of William and Mary. Dates include 1835-1859. The collection Includes correspondence, poetical compositions, diaries kept while practicing law in Richmond, Va., writings and addresses, legal and financial papers, and the manuscript of his edition of the Writings of Thomas Jefferson as well as supporting documentation for that project....
Dates: 1835-1859

Mattie J. West Diary

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV D32
Scope and Contents

Diary, 1869-1871, of Mattie J. West, a teacher, at Gravel Hill, Buckingham County, Virginia. The volume discusses her work, religion, and includes poetry and recipes.

Dates: 1869-1871

Richard Williams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00912
Scope and Contents Papers, circa 1940s, of Richard Williams, an African-American soldier stationed in Alaska during World War II. Includes a diary, in which he describes the weather, fishing and other recreational activities, and his duties. There are photographs and postcards that have been glued into the diary, which depict the local post office covered in snow, the towns of Juneau and Sitka, as well as Williams and other people that he met. There are also loose photographs, which seem to have come out of...
Dates: circa 1940-1949

George Wilson Diary

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV D17
Scope and Contents

Diary and plantation accounts, 1853-1855, of Dr. George Wilson, "Mount Pleasant," Surry County, Virginia. which includes genealogical information concerning his children. Transcript included. On July 19, 1853, he mentions the death of "Old Betty" with remarks on her age (maybe 92) and her good character, probably inherited by his wife through Joseph Boykin.

Dates: 1853-1855

Asa John Wyatt Diary

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV D22
Scope and Contents

Civil War diary of a soldier of the Army of Northern Virginia, 21st Virginia Infantry Regiment, Company I. The content spans June 19, 1861 through July 29, 1862, the latter as part of Jackson's Valley Campaign. The diary includes information concerning the Battle of Kernstown, although Wyatt was not a participant. A typescript is included.

Dates: 1861-1862

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Diaries 54
Correspondence 21
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 15
Legal documents 13
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Photographs 12
Financial records 11
Account books 10
Women--Virginia--Social life and customs 10
Agriculture--Virginia--History--19th century 8
Genealogy 7
Receipts (financial records) 7
Scrapbooks 7
Slavery--Virginia--19th century 7
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Diaries 7
Agriculture--Southern States--History--19th century 6
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 6
United States--Slavery 6
Virginia--Genealogy 6
Poems 5
Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 5
Women--History--Virginia 5
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 4
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 4
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 4
Education--Virginia--History--19th century 4
Farm management--Southern States--History--19th century 4
Manuscripts (document genre) 4
Speeches 4
United States--History--War of 1812 4
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
Farm management--Virginia--History--19th century 3
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--20th century 3
Notebooks 3
Plantation life--Virginia 3
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 3
Reports 3
Richmond (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 3
Slavery--Virginia--History 3
Slavery--Virginia--History--19th century 3
Transcripts 3
Typescripts 3
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--African Americans 3
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 3
United States--Politics and Government 3
Virginia--Climate 3
Virginia--History 3
Virginia--History--19th century 3
Virginia--Maps 3
Virginia--Politics and Government 3
Virginia--Social life and customs--19th century 3
Women--Diaries 3
American diaries--Women authors 2
Baptists--United States--Clergy 2
Charles City County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Children--United States--Diaries 2
Clippings (information artifacts) 2
College of William and Mary--Faculty and Staff 2
College of William and Mary--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
College of William and Mary--Students 2
Farms--Virginia--Gloucester County 2
Fluvanna County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Fredericksburg (Va.), Battle of, 1862 2
Letter books 2
Maps 2
Medicine--Virginia--History--19th century 2
Minutes 2
Norfolk (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Pamphlets 2
Peninsular Campaign, 1862 2
Plantations--Virginia--Fluvanna County 2
Plantations--Virginia--History--19th century 2
Publications 2
Slavery--Virginia--18th century 2
Surry County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Songs and music 2
United States--History--Mexican War, 1845-1848 2
United States--Religious History--Christianity 2
Virginia--Description and travel 2
Virginia--History--18th century 2
Virginia--History--20th century 2
Virginia--Politics and Government--18th century 2
Virginia--Politics and Government--19th century 2
Virginia--Religious history 2
West Virginia--History--20th century 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 2
Women--Education--Virginia 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
Young women--Diaries 2
African American women--Diaries 1
African American women--Education 1
African American women--History--Sources 1
African Americans 1
African Americans--History--19th century 1
African Americans--Virginia--History--20th century 1
African Americans--Virginia--James City County 1
African Americans--Virginia--Portsmouth--History 1
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Language
French 2
Dutch; Flemish 1
German 1
 
Names
Galt, James, of Fluvanna County, 1805-1876 4
Tucker, St. George, 1752-1827 4
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 3
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 3
Campbell family 2
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Coalter, John, 1769-1838 2
Coleman, Cynthia Beverley Tucker Washington, 1832-1908 2
Morton family 2
Morton, Estelle 2
Morton, Richard Lee, 1889-1974 2
Nicholson, Francis, 1655-1728 2
Perrin family 2
Randolph, John, 1773-1833 2
Tucker, Henry St. George, 1780-1848 2
Tyler Family 2
Tyler, John, 1790-1862 2
Tyler, John, Jr., 1819-1896 2
American Chemical Society 1
American Red Cross 1
Anderson Seminary 1
Andros, Edmund, Sir, 1637-1714 1
Archer, William Segar, 1789-1855 1
Aubin, Joshua Harris 1
Ballard family 1
Ballard, James William, 1875-1920 1
Barber, Florence A. (1863-1941) 1
Barksdale, Martha, 1900-1974 1
Barraud Family 1
Barraud family 1
Barraud, Ann Blaws Hansford, 1760-1836 1
Barraud, Ann Blaws, 1760-1836 1
Barraud, Daniel Cary, 1790-1867 1
Barraud, John Taylor, 1826-1860 1
Barraud, Otway Byrd, b. 1801 1
Barraud, Philip, 1758-1830 1
Beeckman, Margaret Gardiner, d. 1857 1
Bernard Family 1
Booth family 1
Braikenridge, George, 1737-1827 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Coalter, and Tucker Family 1
Brown, Frances Bland Coalter, 1835-1894 1
Brown, Henry Peronneau, 1883-1942 1
Bryan, Elizabeth Tucker Coalter, b. 1805 1
Bryan, John Randolph, 1806-1887 1
Bryan, John Stewart, 1871-1944 1
Bushnell, David Ives, Jr., 1875-1941 1
Campbell, Charles, 1807-1876 1
Campbell, Susan, Mrs. 1
Campbell, William, 1755-1823 1
Carey family 1
Carter, Mary B. 1
Carter, Robert ("King"), 1663-1732 1
Cary, Wilson Miles, 1838-1914 1
Chamings, Dorothy Thurza Louise, d. 1958 1
Coalter family 1
Coalter, Judith H. Tomlin, d. 1859 1
Coalter, Maria Rind, d. 1792 1
Coalter, St. George Tucker, 1809-1839 1
Coleman family 1
Coleman, Emma Cornelia Parran 1
Coleman, Reuben Lindsay 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of History 1
Copland, Charles 1
Coulter family 1
Crozer Theological Seminary 1
Cryer, William 1
Culpeper family 1
Darling, James S. 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Democratic Party (Va.) 1
Dettingen Parish (Prince William County, Va.) 1
Dimmock, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1831-1873 1
Dimmock, Charles Henry, 1831-1873 1
Dimmock, Charles, d. 1863 1
Dinwiddie, Robert, 1693-1770 1
Donald & Burton, London, Eng 1
Dunmore, John Murray, Earl of, 1732-1809 1
Ellis, Pearl Tyler, 1860-1947 1
Fairfax, Sally, fl. 1771-1772 1
Farmer's Register 1
Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768 1
Ford, Worthington Chauncey, 1858-1941 1
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 1
Galbraith family 1
Galucia, Warren B., 1834-1902 1
Gardiner Family 1
Gardiner, Alexander, d. 1850 1
Gardiner, David Lyon 1
Gardiner, Juliana McLachlan, d. 1864 1
Gilmer Family 1
Gilmer, Anne Baker 1
Gilmer, Thomas Walker 1
Goodwin family 1
Goodwin, Benjamin Lewis, 1819-1852 1
Goodwin, Daniel LeBaron, 1800-1867 1
Goodwin, Edward Bryam, 1810 - 1
Goodwin, Hannah LeBaron, 1814-1852 1
Goodwin, Henry Bradford, 1802-1859 1
Goodwin, James Briggs, 1806-1886 1
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