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Charles Campbell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 C17
Scope and Contents The Charles Campbell papers consist of papers received or collected by Charles Campbell (1807-1876), Virginia historian. The papers fall into four general headings: historical papers collected by Charles Campbell, correspondence, manuscript volumes, and miscellaneous. These include personal and professional correspondence as well as eighteenth century documents collected by Charles Campbell, newspaper clippings, diaries, scrapbooks, and notebooks, covering then period 1743-1896. The papers...

Chappelear Collection

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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...

Civil War Collection

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Identifier: Mss. 39.1 C76
Scope and Contents The Civil War Collection is an artificial collection of material, chiefly 1861-1865, pertaining to the American Civil War including items from both Union and Confederate forces. The collection includes official correspondence, general and special orders, descriptions of campaigns and battles, articles concerning the war, and artifacts. There are pardons, poems, songs, autographs, maps, muster rolls, pen and ink sketches of camp life, engineers' drawings, and a memorandum of signals used by...

Plan de la ville et environs de Williamsburg en Virginie, America (Frenchman's Map of Williamsburg, Virginia), 1782, 1978-2011

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2009.002-Mss. Acc. Mss. Acc. 2013.184-Mss. Acc. 2011.536
Scope and Contents The Plan de la ville et environs de Williamsburg en Virginie, America (a 11 mai 1782, levé au pas), also known as the Frenchman's Map is a map of Williamsburg dated May 11, 1782. It was drafted by an unknown Frenchman probably stationed with Rochambeau's army. Its detail suggests perhaps a billeting map for the French army following the battle of Yorktown. It has been called the "Bible of the Restoration of Williamsburg" because of the detail of the original buildings shown. It has also been...

General David Allen Russell Papers

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Identifier: SC 00642
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence, sketches, and other material mostly related to Union General David Allen Russell during the Civil War. Included in the papers are letters from the battlefield, hand-drawn sketches of the battlefield in Yorktown, Virginia and near Petersburg on the Appomattox River, issues of the Baltimore Clipper and the Philadelphia Inquirer  newspapers regarding Fort Monroe and the Battle of...

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...

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 4
Manuscripts (document genre) 4
Maps 4
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
Account books 3
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Financial records 3
Legal documents 3
Receipts (financial records) 3
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 3
Virginia--Genealogy 3
Broadsides 2
Catalogs 2
Daybooks 2
Diaries 2
Education--Virginia--History 2
Fauquier County (Va.)--History 2
Genealogy 2
General stores--Virginia 2
Gloucester County (Va.)--History 2
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Land grants--Virginia 2
Ledgers (Accounting) 2
Newspapers 2
Pamphlets 2
Photographs 2
Poems 2
Programs 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps 2
United States--Slavery 2
Virginia Military Institute--History--19th century 2
Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 2
Virginia--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 2
Virginia--Politics and Government 2
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Accomack County (Va.)--History 1
Accounts 1
Advertising cards 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Albemarle County (Va.)--History 1
Amelia County (Va.)--History 1
Amherst County (Va.)--History 1
Anti-slavery movements 1
Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862 1
Augusta County (Va.)--History 1
Barbour County (W. Va.)--History, Military--19th century. 1
Bedford County (Va.)--History 1
Berkeley County (W.Va.)--History 1
Bible records 1
Blacksmithing 1
Blacksmithing--Virginia 1
Blackwater, Battle of, 1863 1
Booklets 1
Botetourt County (Va.)--History 1
Brunswick County (Va.)--History 1
Buckingham County (Va.)--History 1
Camp Allen (Jamestown Island, Va.) 1
Campbell County (Va.)--History 1
Caroline County (Va.)--History 1
Charles City County (Va.)--History 1
Charlotte County (Va.)--History 1
Chesterfield County (Va.)--History 1
Chicago (Ill.)--History--19th century 1
Church records and registers--Virginia 1
Circulars (fliers) 1
Clarke County (Va.)--History 1
Clarke County (Va.)--Maps 1
College of William and Mary--History 1
College of William and Mary--History--18th century 1
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 1
College of William and Mary--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Colonial period, ca. 1609-1774 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 14th 1
Criss Cross House (New Kent County, Va.) 1
Culpeper County (Va.)--History 1
Culpeper County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Cumberland County (Va.)--History 1
Deeds 1
Deeds--Virginia 1
Design drawings 1
Dinwiddie County (Va.)--History 1
Drawings and graphics 1
Dunmore County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Education--Study and teaching 1
Elizabeth City County (Va.)--History 1
Episcopal Church--Virginia--History 1
Facsimiles 1
Fairfax County (Va.)--History 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--19th century 1
Fauquier County (Va.)--Maps 1
Fayette County (W. Va.)--History 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Fluvanna County (Va.)--History 1
Fort Monroe (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Franklin County (Va.)--History 1
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Anderson Seminary 1
Booth family 1
Campbell family 1
Campbell, Charles, 1807-1876 1
Carter, Mary B. 1