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Florence Barber Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00834
Scope and Contents This diary was formerly described as an unattributed diary and entitled: Diary (Portsmouth, Va.), 1901, but has now been attributed to Florence Barber of Norfolk, Virginia. In brief daily entries she talks about the weather, chores, and social life, trips to town, church, attending meetings, etc. In August she went to visit churches and schools in Georgia and Alabama, like Atlanta University and Spelman College, both historically black schools. She also mentions teaching music, attending...

Martha Barksdale Papers

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Identifier: UA 6.004
Scope and Contents

The papers include Martha Barksdale's diary for 1918-1919, recording her experiences as a member of the first class of women at William and Mary. The bulk of the collection consists of photographs that document student activities and women's sports at the college from her student years to her teaching career. The bulk of the photographs date from the 1920s-1940s.

Barraud Family Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 B26
Scope and Contents Correspondence and other papers, mostly 1810-1860, of the Barraud family of Norfolk, Virginia. Correspondence of Dr. Philip Barraud (1758-1830), his wife, Ann Blaws (Hansford) Barraud (1760-1836), and their children, included Daniel Cary Barraud (1790-1867), Otway Byrd Barraud (b. 1801), and Leliana (Barraud) Baker (b. 1805). A number of the letters, as well as some poems, are from St. George Tucker (1752-1827), a close friend of Barraud's when he lived in Williamsburg,...

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...

Charles Campbell Papers

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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...

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...

Carter Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.1 C24
Scope and Contents The collection includes: correspondence and land records of Robert "King" Carter; correspondence and land records of his sons Robert Carter (1704-1731) and Landon Carter (1710-1778); correspondence, accounts, land records and the appointment to the Virginia Council of Robert Carter (1728-1804), son of Robert Carter (1704-1731); correspondence, diaries, land records and accounts of Robert Wormeley Carter (1734-1804), son of Landon Carter of Sabine Hall; and correspondence and land records and...

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...

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...

Nancy Edelen Diaries

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Identifier: MS 00164
Scope and Contents The diaries were kept in three separate appointment books. Each book had the year displayed on its cover, and the pages inside were set up to show the day’s appointments. Nancy made her entries in the 1951 appointment book and in the following two years, she made her entries in the books for 1952 and 1953. Because the space assigned for the days’ appointments in each book was fixed, she generally limited her daily entries to the space available, but she frequently wrote in the margin to note...

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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 9
Agriculture--Virginia--History--19th century 8
Genealogy 8
Receipts (financial records) 7
Scrapbooks 7
Slavery--Virginia--19th century 7
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Diaries 7
Virginia--Genealogy 7
Agriculture--Southern States--History--19th century 6
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 6
United States--Slavery 6
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 5
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
Education--Virginia--History--19th century 4
Farm management--Southern States--History--19th century 4
Manuscripts (document genre) 4
Notebooks 4
Speeches 4
Typescripts 4
United States--History--War of 1812 4
Virginia--History 4
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
College of William and Mary--Faculty and Staff 3
Farm management--Virginia--History--19th century 3
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--20th century 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
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--19th century 3
Virginia--Maps 3
Virginia--Politics and Government 3
American diaries--Women authors 2
Baptists--United States--Clergy 2
Buckingham County (Va.)--History 2
Campbell County (Va.)--History 2
Charles City County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Charlotte County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Children--United States--Diaries 2
Clippings (information artifacts) 2
College of William and Mary--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
College of William and Mary--Students 2
Cumberland County (Va.) 2
Daybooks 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
Prince Edward County (Va.)--History 2
Publications 2
Research notes 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--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
Virginia--Social life and customs--19th century 2
West Virginia--History--20th century 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 2
Women--Diaries 2
Women--Education--Virginia 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
African American women--Diaries 1
African American women--Education 1
African American women--History--Sources 1
African Americans 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
Morton family 3
Morton, Estelle 3
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Morton, Richard Lee, 1889-1974 3
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 3
Campbell family 2
Coalter, John, 1769-1838 2
Coleman, Cynthia Beverley Tucker Washington, 1832-1908 2
Morton, Margaret H. 2
Nicholson, Francis, 1655-1728 2
Perrin family 2
Randolph, John, 1773-1833 2
Tucker family 2
Tucker, Henry St. George, 1780-1848 2
Tyler Family 2
Tyler, John, 1790-1862 2
Tyler, John, Jr., 1819-1898 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 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
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