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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...

Chesapeake Bay Navigational Map Engraving

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01231
Scope and Contents

Map entitled "Entrance to the Chesapeake Bay" reduced from the surveys made by D.P. Adams. By E. Blunt. Note says copper plate engraving.

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...

Frances H. Hamilton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00629
Scope and Contents

Items relating to Norge and Williamsburg, Virginia.

"Map of Norway, VA." which belonged to Ellen A. Huckstep. Torn. Undated. Photograph and photocopies of same map.Newspaper article about the founding of Norge. Undated. Photograph of the site of the Capitol and photograph of "Washington's Headquarters."

Bishop James Madison Map of Virginia

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1960.64
Scope and Contents

Map of Virginia by Bishop James Madison, 1818 revision of 1807 edition.

Due to the large size of this item, 48 hours advanced notice for use is required.

Bishop James Madison Letter to James Breckenridge

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Identifier: SC 00973
Scope and Contents

Letter; 20 December 1805, Bishop James Madison, Williamsburg, to James Breckenridge, Botetourt County, Va. Concerns defending Madison against a claim to deprive him of land surveyed near Guyandot Falls by Breckinridge. Asks Breckinridge to discount fee at next College [of William and Mary] settlement. Also concerns Madison's Map of Virginia (1807) and a new method of taking latitudes.

Maps of Samuel Wylie Crawford

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Identifier: SC 00422
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two maps belonging to Union Brigadier General Samuel Wylie Crawford: a Denis Callahan copy of an unfinished map of the military departments of North-eastern Virginia with roads, railroads, turnpikes, and villages indicated (1861) and a military map titled NE Virginia showing all features of terrain including homes (undated). Each map has Crawford's name on it.

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...

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Maps 8
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Manuscripts (document genre) 4
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
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Account books 3
Financial records 3
Legal documents 3
Photographs 3
Receipts (financial records) 3
Virginia--Genealogy 3
Broadsides 2
Catalogs 2
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 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
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
Williamsburg (Va.)--Photographs 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
Botetourt County (Va.)--History--19th century 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
Cartography--Virginia 1
Charles City County (Va.)--History 1
Charlotte County (Va.)--History 1
Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)--Navigation. 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--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
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Madison, James, 1749-1812 2
Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
Anderson Seminary 1
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Campbell family 1