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Blair Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 68s B57
Scope and Contents An artificial collections of papers concerning the Blair family of Williamsburg. Includes land grant, 1741, signed by James Blair (1655-1743); document, 1768, signed by John Blair (1689-1771) concerning Loudoun County, Va. justices of the peace; depositions, 1787 and n.d., of John Blair (1732-1800) concerning a lawsuit in the Superior Court of Chatham County, Ga. (Margaret Eustace vs. Seth John Cuthbert) which concerned the estate of his brother, James Blair (1741-1772); deposition, November...

Cabell Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 C12
Scope and Contents Accounts, surveys and correspondence, chiefly 1743-1823, of members of the Cabell family of Albemarle and Amherst counties, Virginia.Includes accounts and land transactions, 1733-1754, of Dr. William Cabell (1699-1774) as well as letters written to him concerning medical treatment.Also includes accounts, surveys of Amherst County and correspondence with commission merchants of William Cabell (1730-1798); and surveyor's license and surveys of William Cabell (b....

Charles II Entry Book of Warrants

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Lee1
Scope and Contents A copy, possibly written 1675-1686, of an Entry Book of Warrants relating to Virginia, Carolina, Ireland, etc. in the time of Charles II. An April 9, 1677 entry appoints someone to protect the people in Virginia from the Indians. Bacon's Rebellion was in 1676.Typed label on inside cover states "from the collection of Sir W. Betham, Ulster King at Arms, half russia." Sir William Betham (1779–1853) was an English herald and antiquarian who held the office of Ulster King of Arms...

Fairfax Harrison Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 H25
Scope and Contents Papers, 1736-1945, of and collected by Fairfax Harrison. Papers collected include colonial era documents, deeds, surveys, the diary of Sally Fairfax (1771-1772), legal papers, a copy of the Dettingen Parish (Prince William County, Va.) vestry book which contains minutes, indentures, and other (1745-1802), and photostat copy of the letterbook (1801) of Col. John Tayloe of Mount Airy, Va. Fairfax Harrison's papers include his correspondence with individuals and institutions concerning his...

Manuscripts - People and Family Names

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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. ...

McGavock Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.1 M17
Scope and Contents Papers (including correspondence, legal documents, and accounts) of James McGavock (1728-1812), his son James McGavock (1764-1838) and his grandsons James McGavock (1804-1839) and Stephen McGavock (1807-1880). Many of the papers concern lead mines at Fort Chiswell, Va, slavery, agriculture, aspects of the Revolutionary War, and other.  Included are a list of parish levies before 1776; receipts for supplies issued at Fort Chiswell, Wythe County, Va. and at Fort Patrick Henry, Tenn. for an...

Myron Schmall Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00571
Scope and Contents

Original letters and documents pertaining to the history of early Virginia, particularly Williamsburg, and negative prints of pages containing accounts of Williamsburg found in 18th century gazeteers.

Tucker-Coleman Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 40 T79
Scope and Contents Papers, primarily 1770-1907, of the Tucker and Coleman families of Williamsburg, Winchester, Lexington, Staunton and Richmond, including papers of: St. George Tucker (1752-1827), Nathaniel Beverley Tucker (1784-1851), Henry St. George Tucker (1780-1848), Ann Frances Bland (Tucker) Coalter (1779-1813), John Coalter (1769-1838), and John Randolph of Roanoke (commonplace book is in box 64B), as well as other family members. Members of the family were involved in law, politics,...

Tyler Family Papers, Group A

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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,...

Virginia Counties Collection

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Identifier: Mss. 39.4 V82co
Scope and Contents

Artificial collection of papers relating to various counties in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Includes current West Virginia Counties of Berkeley, Hardy, Jefferson, Morgan, Nicholas and Pendleton because the material was generated when these counties were part of Virginia.

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Correspondence 11
Financial records 7
Colonial period, ca. 1609-1774 4
Receipts (financial records) 4
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 4
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Williamsburg (Va.)--Colonial Period--History 4
Account books 3
College of William and Mary--History--18th century 3
Diaries 3
Photographs 3
Surveys (documents) 3
Women--Virginia--Social life and customs 3
Berkeley County (W.Va.)--History 2
Fauquier County (Va.)--History 2
Frederick County (Va.)--History 2
Horses--Virginia 2
Indians of North America--Virginia 2
Land grants--Virginia 2
Loudoun County (Va.)--History 2
Minutes 2
Orders (military records) 2
Pamphlets 2
Parishes--Virginia 2
Slavery--Virginia--19th century 2
Slavery--Virginia--History 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
United States--History--War of 1812 2
Virginia--Governors 2
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Virginia--Religious history 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--History 2
Wills 2
Women--History--Virginia 2
Accomack County (Va.)--History 1
Accounts 1
Advertising cards 1
Agriculture--History--19th century 1
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Albemarle County (Va.) 1
Albemarle County (Va.)--History 1
Amelia County (Va.)--History 1
American diaries--Women authors 1
Amherst County (Va.) 1
Amherst County (Va.)--History 1
Anti-slavery movements 1
Apprenticeship programs--Virginia 1
Arlington Estate (Va.) 1
Augusta County (Va.)--History 1
Augusta County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Bedford County (Va.)--History 1
Bedford County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Bible records 1
Booklets 1
Botetourt County (Va.)--History 1
Botetourt County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Broadsides 1
Brunswick County (Va.)--History 1
Buckingham County (Va.)--History 1
Campbell County (Va.)--History 1
Caroline County (Va.)--History 1
Catalogs 1
Charles City County (Va.)--History 1
Charlotte County (Va.)--History 1
Cherokee Indians 1
Chesterfield County (Va.)--History 1
Church records and registers--Virginia 1
Circulars (fliers) 1
Clarke County (Va.)--History 1
Commonplace books 1
Continential Congress 1
Cotton trade--Southern States--History--19th century 1
Criss Cross House (New Kent County, Va.) 1
Culpeper County (Va.)--History 1
Cumberland County (Va.)--History 1
Daybooks 1
Debt 1
Debt, Imprisonment for--Virginia 1
Decedents' estates 1
Declaration of Independence 1
Deeds 1
Deeds--Virginia 1
Design drawings 1
Dinwiddie County (Va.)--History 1
Dunmore County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Dyes and dyeing 1
Education--Virginia--History 1
Education--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Elizabeth City County (Va.)--History 1
Episcopal Church--Virginia--History 1
Fairfax County (Va.)--History 1
Fayette County (W. Va.)--History 1
Finances 1
Fluvanna County (Va.)--History 1
Franklin County (Va.)--History 1
Freedmen--Virginia--History 1
Genealogy 1
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College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 2
Henry, Patrick, 1736-1799 2
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 2
Randolph, John, 1773-1833 2
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 2
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Adams, John, 1735-1826 1
Allison White and Company 1
Andros, Edmund, Sir, 1637-1714 1
Betham, William, Sir, 1779-1853 1
Blair family 1
Blair, James, 1656-1743 1
Blair, James, 1741-1772 1
Blair, John, 1687-1771 1
Blair, John, 1732-1800 1
Boyd family 1
Bryan, John Stewart, 1871-1944 1
Bushnell, David Ives, Jr., 1875-1941 1
Cabell family 1
Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856 1
Cabell, William, 1730-1798 1
Cabell, William, Dr., 1700-1774 1
Cabell, William, b. 1759 1
Carey family 1
Cary, Wilson Miles, 1838-1914 1
Centenary Church 1
Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685. 1
Cloyd family 1
Coalter, John, 1769-1838 1
Coleman family 1
Coleman, Cynthia Beverley Tucker Washington, 1832-1908 1
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 1
Crawford, William S., b. 1815 1
Crawford, William S., d. 1815 1
Culpeper family 1
Custis family 1
Custis, George Washington Parke, 1781-1857 1
Cuthbert, Seth John, d. 1788 1
Dettingen Parish (Prince William County, Va.) 1
Dobson, Richard 1
Ellis, Pearl Tyler, 1860-1947 1
Eustace, Margaret 1
Exchange Bank of Virginia 1
Fairfax, Sally, fl. 1771-1772 1
Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768 1
Ford, Worthington Chauncey, 1858-1941 1
Forrest Family 1
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 1
Fry, Joshua, 1700 (ca.)-1754 1
Georgia. Superior Court. Chatham County. 1
Greenhow, Robert, b. 1761 1
Harrison, Fairfax, 1869-1938 1
Hughes, Robert M. (Robert Morton), b. 1855 1
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 1
Marshall-Wythe School of Law 1
McGavock family 1
McGavock, James, 1728-1812 1
McGavock, James, 1764-1838 1
McGavock, James, 1804-1839 1
McGavock, John Williamson, b. 1843 1
McGavock, Stephen, 1807-1880 1
Meredith, Samuel 1
Nicholas, Philip Norborne, 1773-1849 1
Nicholson, Francis, 1655-1728 1
Page, Powhatan R., d. 1863 1
Richmond Whig (Va.) 1
Semple, James 1
Semple, Letitia Tyler, 1821-1907 1
Spencer, Julia Gardiner Tyler, 1849-1871 1
Stanard, William G. 1
Tayloe, John, fl. 1801 1
Titanic (Steamship) 1
Torrence, Clayton, 1884-1953 1
Tucker family 1
Tucker, Henry St. George, 1780-1848 1
Tucker, St. George, 1752-1827 1
Tucker-Coleman Family 1
Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute 1
Tyler Family 1
Tyler family 1
Tyler, David Gardiner, 1846-1927 1
Tyler, John, 1790-1862 1
Tyler, John, Jr., 1819-1898 1
Tyler, Julia Gardiner, 1820-1889 1
Tyler, Lachlan, 1851-1902 1
Tyler, Letitia Christian, 1790-1842 1
Tyler, Robert Fitzwater, 1856-1927 1
Tyler, Robert, 1816-1878 1
Tyler, Tazewell, 1830-1874 1
University of Virginia 1
Valentine, Edward Virginius, 1838-1930 1
Virginia. General Court 1
Virginia. High Court of Chancery 1
Washington family 1
West, Francis 1
West, John 1
Wythe, George, 1726-1806 1
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