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Baird Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 B16
Scope and Contents Collection includes papers, 1656-1848, concerning Essex County, Va. including land records and wills, many of which relate to the Rowzee family. Many of the records date from the seventeenth century. The collection also includes correspondence, 1830-1920, of members of the Baird family including letters, 1859-1911, of Edward R. Baird while attending the University of Virginia, serving in Pickett's Division and as superintendent of schools in Essex County. There are...

Philip L. Barbour Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 89 Bar 23
Scope and Contents Papers, 1935-1980, of historian and scholar Philip Lemont Barbour (1898-1980), including research notes for his historical writings on the settlement of North America. Most articles, clippings and notes concern those people associated with Captain John Smith, a leader of the Jamestown settlement in Virginia. Notes were also used in the audio production, "The Jamestown Saga; the Founding of the American Colony in the Words of the Colonists," written by Philip L. Barbour and Nigel...

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...

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...

Gerald Cowden Papers

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2000.40
Scope and Contents

Research material of Gerald Steffens Cowden from his Ph.D. dissertation on the Randolph's of Virginia, "The Randolphs of Turkey Island:  a Prosopography of the First Three Generations, 1650-1806. " Also includes other works and essays from his earlier education, and the research accompanying those essays as well.

Darby-Parramore Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 D24
Scope and Contents

Papers, chiefly 1801-1868, of the Darby, Parramore and Higgins families of Accomack and Northampton counties, Va. Includes wills, epitaphs, letters, a list, n.d., of slaves, a certificate of dismissal, 1834, from the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) and genealogical notes on the families.

Elizabeth River Parish Vestry Book

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Ch2
Scope and Contents

Copy (photocopy) of the Elizabeth River Parish (Norfolk County, Va.) vestry book, 1749-1761.

Genealogy Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.4 G29
Scope and Contents

An artificial collection of genealogical materials; ca. 1880 to 1993; many of which were probably collected by Dr. Earl Gregg Swem in connection with the publication of genealogical information in the "William and Mary Quarterly, 2nd Series". Includes correspondence, clippings, coats-of-arms, charts, and family histories.  Most newspaper clippings are from "The Standard" in Richmond, Virginia from the early 1880's.

Goodwin Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 78 G63
Scope and Contents Letters, memoirs, journals, sermons, monographs, genealogical material concerning the Goodwin, Archer, Silvester, Ballard and Smith families.The bulk of the collection is comprised of the papers of Frederick Deane Goodwin, an Episcopal minister.  Bishop William Meade is a correspondent.  Correspondence between Frederick Deane Goodwin's immediate family is included and papers of his son, Edward Lewis Goodwin, an Episcopal minister and his granddaughter, Mary Frances Goodwin, a...

Gregory Family Papers

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Identifier: MS 00027
Scope and Contents The Gregory Family papers follow the family of Virginia Governor John Munford Gregory and wife Amanda Wallace through three generations with letters dating from the 1820’s to the 1920’s. Most items are letters between family members and grant insight into the daily activities and concerns of the Gregory family. The collection also includes correspondence between members of the Gregory family and other acquaintances, including members of the John Tyler family. While most letters are of a...

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Correspondence 18
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Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 5
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Charlotte County (Va.)--History--19th century 4
Poems 4
Publications 4
Slavery--Virginia--19th century 4
Typescripts 4
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
United States--Slavery 4
Women--Virginia--Social life and customs 4
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Pamphlets 3
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Reports 3
Research notes 3
Scrapbooks 3
Speeches 3
Virginia--History--19th century 3
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 3
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Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 3
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Campbell County (Va.)--History 2
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College of William and Mary--Faculty and Staff 2
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Colonial period, ca. 1609-1774 2
Cotton trade--Southern States--History--19th century 2
Cumberland County (Va.) 2
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Gloucester County (Va.)--Genealogy. 2
Gloucester County (Va.)--History 2
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Indians of North America 2
Petersburg (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Photocopies 2
Prince Edward County (Va.)--History 2
Richmond (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Slavery--Virginia--18th century 2
Slavery--Virginia--History 2
Slavery--Virginia--History--19th century 2
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United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 2
Virginia Military Institute--History--19th century 2
Virginia--Politics and Government 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
World War, 1939-1945--European Front 2
Accomack County (Va.)--History 1
African Americans--Medical care--Virginia 1
African Americans--Virginia--History--18th century 1
African Americans--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Agriculture--History--19th century 1
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century 1
Alabama--History--19th century 1
Albemarle County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
American Red Cross--History--World War II period 1
American periodicals--Virginia--History 1
Apprenticeship programs--Virginia 1
Athletics--Football--Scandal of 1951 1
Augusta County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Baptists--United States--Clergy 1
Barbour County (W. Va.)--History, Military--19th century. 1
Battleships--United States--History 1
Bedford County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Bibles 1
Blacksmithing 1
Blacksmithing--Virginia 1
Botetourt County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Broadsides 1
Cabinet photographs 1
Canada--Description and travel 1
Caroline County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Caroline County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Catalogs 1
Certificates of incorporation 1
Chandler Court (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Chaplains, Military--United States--20th century 1
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Morton, Richard Lee, 1889-1974 3
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Allison White and Company 1
American Chemical Society 1
American Red Cross 1
Anderson Seminary 1
Baird family 1
Ballard family 1
Ballard, James William, 1875-1920 1
Barron family 1
Bernard Family 1
Booth family 1
Boyd family 1
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Campbell family 1
Campbell, Charles, 1807-1876 1
Carrington family 1
Carter, Mary B. 1
Centenary Church 1
Cloyd family 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of History 1
Cowden, Gerald Steffens, b. 1940 1
Crozer Theological Seminary 1
Cryer, William 1
Curtis family 1
Darby family 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Democratic Party (Va.) 1
Dinwiddie, Robert, 1693-1770 1
Dunmore, John Murray, Earl of, 1732-1809 1
Eastern Publishing Co 1
Elliott family 1
Exchange Bank of Virginia 1
Farmer's Register 1
Forrest Family 1
Galbraith family 1
Galt family 1
Galt, William Richard, 1818-1892 1
Garland family 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
Goodwin, Mary De Wolf, 1812-1841 1
Goodwin, Mary Frances (Archer), 1817-1900 1
Grafton Baptist Church 1
Gregory family 1
Gregory family. 1
Grigsby family 1
Grigsby, Hugh Blair, 1806-1881 1
Hall, Channing Moore, III 1
Hall, J. Lesslie (John Lesslie), 1856- 1
Hall, John Lesslie, Jr., 1891-1978 1
Hansford family 1
Hansford, Thelma Ironmonger, 1910- 1
Haywood family 1
Higgins family 1
Hipkins family 1
Hogg family 1
Holland family 1
Holland, George Washington, 1772-1844 1
Holland, William S., fl. 1786-1835 1
Howard family 1
Hunter family 1
Hunter, R. M. T. (Robert Mercer Taliaferro), 1809-1887 1
Ironmonger family 1
Ironmonger, Elizabeth Lindsay Hogg, 1891-1985 1
Longwood University 1
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 1
Maury family 1
Maury, James, Sr., 1718-1769 1
Maxwell, William, 1784-1857 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
Moore family 1
New York Weekly Journal of Commerce 1
Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture 1
Parramore family 1
Perrin family 1
Perrin family. 1
Petersburg Index (Va.) 1
Pugh family 1
Pugh, Thomas E., 1917-2006 1
Ribble, Fanny Archer Goodwin, 1838- 1
Richmond Enquirer 1
Robb family 1
Robb-Bernard family 1
Rowzee family 1
Smith family 1
Southern Literary Messenger 1
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