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Affidavit of Burwell Bassett, William M. Moody, and Henry Enloe

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Identifier: SC 00185
Scope and Contents

Certification acknowledgment of Henry Edloe, Mayor of Williamsburg, for the foregoing affidavit of Burwell Bassett, signed by William M. Moody and Henry Edloe with the affixed paper seal of Virginia and wax seal of Williamsburg, Virginia.  May 17, 1837.

Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities, Colonial Capitol Branch Records

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Identifier: Mss. 82 A7
Scope and Contents Records of the Colonial Capitol Branch of the Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities(APVA), Williamsburg, Va. Includes correspondence, financial and legal documents, minutes and photographs. The long run of minutes, 1900-1976, document the development and work of this preservation group which took an interest in the historical sites of Jamestown and Williamsburg, Va. There is material relating to the Branch's work to preserve and restore the Capitol grounds, the...

Charles H. Bell Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 B41
Scope and Contents The collection includes the correspondence, certificates, photographs, accounts, and journals of Rear Admiral Charles H. Bell. Naval journals cover Bell's service in the Mediterranean Sea from 1855-1858. The photographs are a mix of personal and souvenirs, which largely depict men and women from Peru. There is also material related to his role as executor for the estate of Samuel Swartwout. The collection also includes papers related to the Smith family, particularly Bell's executor and...

Richard Blow Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 B625
Scope and Contents Papers, 1772-1872, of the Blow family. Chiefly business papers, 1772-1820, of Richard Blow of Portsmouth and "Tower Hill," Sussex County, Va. and his son George Blow, Sr. and George Blow, Jr. of 'Tower Hill' and Williamsburg, Va. Richard Blow was a partner in stores in Virginia and North Carolina (trading as Richard Blow and Co., Briggs & Blow, Baker & Blow [South Quay, Nansemond County, Va.], Blow & Barksdale [Petersburg, Va.], and Blow and Scammel). He was also a plantation...

Bright Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1996.24
Scope and Contents Papers of the Bright Family of Williamsburg, Virginia and Philadephia, Pennsylvania.  Correspondence and business papers of Robert Anderson Bright of Williamsburg, Virginia and his son Robert Southall Bright, College of William and Mary class of 1891 and a Philadelphia lawyer.  Personal and professional correspondence, bills and receipts, photographs and legal papers. Includes letters between Robert Southall Bright while a student at William and Mary to his father and letter...

Bucktrout-Braithwaite Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 98 B85
Scope and Contents Chiefly business correspondence and receipts, 1890-1920, of members of the Bucktrout and Braithwaite families of Williamsburg, Va. Among the correspondents are Hypolite Repiton, R. W. Bucktrout, D. Braithwaite, Richard M. Bucktrout and James Braithwaite. Descriptions of selected accessions: Acc. 1995.25: Bucktrout-Braithwaite Papers including copy of "Family Sites and the Restoration of Williamsburg" and an account of Christmas wedding of Delia Bucktrout to William...

Galt Papers (III)

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 78 G73
Scope and Contents The collection covers the dates 1750-1982 and consists chiefly of the personal and business correspondence, financial and legal documents, literary documents, and family history and genealogy notes of the Galt family. The collection also contains clippings, photographs, and personal mementos such as artifacts. Negatives have been added to Galt III, Group XI, Box IV, folder 44. Some material pertaining to William R. Galt is filed in 78 G73 Galt Family Papers III,...

Geddy-Harris Archive Records

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Identifier: 01/Mss. Acc. 2013.112
Scope and Contents

This collection contains deeds, abstracts of title, wills, and other legal documents from the law firm of Geddy, Harris, Franck & Hickman in Williamsburg, Virginia. The bulk of the material consists of abstracts of title to real property located in Williamsburg, Virginia, and nearby counties, including the Historic Area of Colonial Williamsburg, from the 1920s to the 1950s, as well as deeds to properties in Williamsburg and nearby counties from the 1880s to the 1950s.

Channing Moore Hall Papers

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1992.66, 2005.16
Scope and Contents

Professional and personal papers of Channing Moore Hall (1890-1953) attorney and mayor of Williamsburg. A box and folder list for accession 1992.66 of the collection is available in the Special Collections Research Center. A description of accession 2005.16 is available below in the finding aid/inventory.

Hall Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 90 H14
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of the Hall and Moore families of New York, Richmond, Va. and Williamsburg, Va. Includes wills, estate papers, legal and financial transactions, 1810-1915, of Jacob Hall, Sarah Hall and Cunningham Hall; and Bishop Richard Channing Moore, Virginia Moore, Harriet Glenworth Moore, Margaretta Moore and Louise Moore. Contains correspondence, 1854-1876, between Zebulon S. Farland and Ellen Douglas Gordon Farland; letters, 1906-1928, to Margaret (Farland)...

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Community theater 2
Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History 2
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Jamestown Festival (1957) 2
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Slavery--Virginia--18th century 2
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United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 2
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Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 2
World War, 1914-1918 2
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Alexandria (Va.)--History 1
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Blue Ridge Springs (Va.) 1
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Building Permits--Virginia 1
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Capitol (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
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Charlottesville (Va.)--History 1
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Colonial period, ca. 1609-1774 1
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Continential Congress 1
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Czechoslovakia (Czech Republic)--History--20th century 1
Danville (Va.)--History 1
Declaration of Independence 1
Deeds--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Deeds--Virginia--Williamsburg--20th century 1
Design drawings 1
Dismal Swamp Canal 1
Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Education, Higher--Virginia--History 1
Education--Virginia--Williamsburg--19th century 1
Education--Virginia--Williamsburg--20th century 1
Embargo, 1807-1809 1
Episcopal Church--Virginia--Clergy--19th century 1
Episcopal Church--Virginia--Clergy--20th century 1
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Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 1
Hopewell (Va.)--History 1
Horses--North Carolina 1
Horses--Virginia 1
Horticultural literature 1
House of Burgesses 1
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James City County (Va.)--Colonial period--History 1
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College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 5
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 4
Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 4
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 3
Bright, Robert Anderson, 1839-1904 2
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College of William and Mary. Board of Visitors 2
Eastern State Hospital (Va.) 2
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 2
Southall family 2
Virginia Gazette (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
Adams, John, 1735-1826 1
Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities. Colonial Capitol Branch 1
Bassett, Burwell, 1764-1841 1
Beale family 1
Bell, Charles Heyer, 1798-1875 1
Blayton, James Blaine, Sr., (Dr.) 1
Bowden, Henry M. 1
Bowden, Lemuel Jackson. 1
Bowdoin family 1
Bowdoin, Susan, d. 1835 1
Bozarth family 1
Braithwaite family 1
Braithwaite, Adelia Bucktrout 1
Bright family 1
Bright family. 1
Bright, Robert Southall, 1872-1943 1
Bright, Samuel Francis 1
Bucktrout family 1
Coalter, John, 1769-1838 1
Coke, Richard, 1790-1851 1
Coleman family 1
Coleman, Cynthia Beverley Tucker Washington, 1832-1908 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of History 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Volunteer Regiment, 32nd 1
Crump family 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Democratic Party (Va.) 1
Deneufville, John Augustine 1
Dew, Thomas R. (Thomas Roderick), 1802-1846 1
Dinwiddie, Robert, 1693-1770 1
Dovell, Grover Ashton, 1885-1949 1
Dula family 1
Dunlop family 1
Dunmore, John Murray, Earl of, 1732-1809 1
Edloe, Henry 1
Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert, 1810-1894 1
Fraternities--Social--Kappa Sigma 1
Galt family 1
Galt, Alexander D. II, 1827-1863 1
Galt, Elizabeth Judith, 1816-1854 1
Galt, James, 1741-1800 1
Galt, John Minson, 1744-1808 1
Galt, John Minson, 1819-1862 1
Galt, Mary Meares, 1885-1978 1
Galt, Sallie, 1822-1880 1
Galt, William Richard, 1818-1892 1
Geddy, Vernon M., Jr 1
Grace Street Gardens (Richmond, Va.) 1
Gregorie, James 1
Hall, Channing Moore, III 1
Hall, J. Lesslie (John Lesslie), 1856- 1
Hall, John Lesslie, Jr., 1891-1978 1
Haughwout, Virginia B. 1
Henley, John Turner, 1900-1974 1
Holmes, George Frederick, 1820-1897 1
Hughes, Robert M. (Robert Morton), b. 1855 1
Jenkins, Minnie Braithwaite 1
Johnson, Philip 1
Ker, John 1
Lake Placid (N.Y.) Council on Foreign Policy 1
MacCaulay, Alexander, 1745-1798 1
Marshall-Wythe School of Law 1
McCandlish, Robert 1
Michaux, Lightfoot Solomon 1
Moody, William M. 1
Morecock, William Henry Edloe 1
Morton family 1
Morton, Estelle 1
Morton, Richard Lee, 1889-1974 1
Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture 1
Page family 1
Parr, Fay Lyonel, 1913-2008 1
Randolph, John, 1773-1833 1
Richmond Theatre (Richmond, Va.) 1
Riddick family 1
Saunders family 1
Saunders, Robert, 1805-1868 1
Seddon, James Alexander, 1815-1880 1
Shiflett, Glenna Graves 1
Smith, Israel, Jr 1
Southall Family 1
Southall, George Washington, 1775-1835 1
Southall, George Washington, 1810-1851 1
Southall, Peyton Alexander, 1804-1855 1
Swartout, Samuel, 1804-1867 1
The Virginia Comedians 1
This Century Art Gallery (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Tidewater Weekly Review (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Tucker 1
Tucker, Henry St. George, 1780-1848 1
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