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Land Indenture between William Stith and the College of William & Mary

 Collection
Identifier: UA 382
Scope and Contents Indenture between William Stith and the College of William & Mary, covering two lots, numbers 314 and 315, in the City of Williamsburg. Dated May 4, 1738.

Charles Lee Letter to William Lee

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00539
Scope and Contents Letter, 1793 June 3, Charles Lee, Richmond, [Va.] to William Lee, "Greenspring" near Williamsburg, [Va.]. 2 p. on 1 leaf ; 22 cm.

Bishop James Madison Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 Pst
Scope and Contents Photostats of correspondence, 1777-1812, of Bishop James Madison, President of College of William & Mary, with Thomas Jefferson, James Monroe, Joseph C. Cabell, St. George Tucker, and others.  These copies are from originals housed in various libraries:  Harvard College Library, Free Library of Philadelphia, University of the South, Church Historical Society in Austin, Texas, Maryland Historical Society, Chicago Historical Society, Yale University and the Free Library of Philadelphia. ...

J. Michel to M. de Mesandre Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01253
Scope and Contents Letter written in French from Williamsburg, Virginia, by J. Michel, Captain of the French vessel, Le Lion, which was loading tobacco in the James River to transport to Europe, dated June 26, 1778.  Michel returned from a voyage from L'Orient in the company of Le Vicomte de Vaux commanded by Pierre Donat. Le Lion was threatened by English vessels in the Chesapeake Bay, including the St. Alban and the Solbay. Michel had sailed to New London, Connecticut and back to Williamsburg where he stayed at...

The Old Court Journal

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Identifier: SC 00398
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typed manuscript of "The Old Court Journal" by Miss "Gibbie Galt" telling the story of the Virginia Gazette and Williamsburg, Virginia. 1 item.

Paradise-Barziza Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 P21
Scope and Contents Photographs (and negatives) of papers concerning the marriage of Count Antonio Barziza, Venice, Italy to Lucy Paradise, daughter of John and Lucy Ludwell Paradise, Williamsburg, Va. Includes a typed copy of a letter, 24 February 1805, from Lucy Ludwell Paradise to Littleton Waller Tazewell; and a photograph of a letter, 28 January 1831, written by Margaret Nelson Bellett. Description: Photographs Williamsburg, Va. Williamsburg Restoration, 1930. 18 cm.

Leven Powell Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 P87
Scope and Contents This collection is largely comprised of the correspondence of Leven Powell, who served in American Revolution, the Virginia House of Delegates, and the U. S. House of Representatives.The letters reflect military and civilian situations in Virginia during the Revolution, United States and Virginia politics, and foreign relations in the early national period. The collection also includes financial records concerning the Revolutionary War and Loudoun County, Va.A major...

Edmund Randolph Letter Regarding Finances

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Identifier: SC 00974
Scope and Contents Letter, 21 Feb. 1780, of Edmund Randolph, Williamsburg, Va. to unidentified recipient. Letter concerns a suit to collect the principle and interest of a bond. Also mentions Mr. Hunter, West, Peyton, and [George] Wythe.

Stephen Hawtrey Letter to Edward Hawtrey

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Identifier: SC 01461
Scope and Contents Letter, dated March 26, 1765, written by Stephen Hawtrey of London to his brother Edward. At the time the letter was written, Edward was still in Exeter, England, though recently named Master of the Grammar School at William & Mary. Stephen tells Edward about his conversation with William Small, then in London, about the conditions at William & Mary and in Virginia. The letter details what Edward needs to take with him on his voyage, what clothes are appropriate for the Virginia...

Gervas Storrs Letter to John Mason Ellis

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Identifier: SC 00581
Scope and Contents Letter by Gervas Storrs, Williamsburg, Virginia  to John Mason Ellis about his romantic life and influenza.  November 15, 1790.

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Madison, James, 1749-1812 3
Virginia Gazette (Williamsburg, Va.) 3
College of William and Mary. 2
Eastern State Hospital (Va.) 2
Galt family 2
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Galt, Alexander D. II, 1827-1863 2
Galt, Elizabeth Judith, 1816-1854 2
Galt, John Minson, 1744-1808 2
Galt, John Minson, 1819-1862 2
Galt, William Richard, 1818-1892 2
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 2
Tucker, St. George, 1752-1827 2
Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
Banister, Anne Blair 1
Bannister family 1
Blair family 1
Bland family 1
Bland, Richard, 1710-1776 1
Botetourt, Norborne Berkeley, Baron de, ca. 1718-1770 1
Braxton family 1
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836 1
Busch Gardens (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856 1
College of William and Mary--Faculty 1
College of William and Mary. Board of Visitors. 1
Connolly, John, 1750?-1813 1
Dunmore, John Murray, Earl of, 1732-1809 1
Educational and Civic Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Ellis, John Mason 1
Galt, James, 1741-1800 1
Galt, Mary Meares, 1885-1978 1
Galt, Rogers Harrison 1
Galt, Sallie, 1822-1880 1
Gregorie, James 1
Hall, Channing Moore, III 1
Hawtrey, Edward 1
Hawtrey, Stephen 1
Horner family 1
James City County Historical Commission 1
Johnson, Philip 1
Ker, John 1
Kibler, James Luther, 1867-1953 1
Kings Arms Tavern (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 1
Mason, George, 1725-1792 1
Mathews, Mary 1
McKean, Thomas, 1734-1817 1
Middle Plantation Agricultural Society (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Miller, Shirley Fout 1
Miss Williamsburg Pageant (Va.) 1
Mt. Ararat Baptist Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Paradise-Barziza family. 1
Peninsula News (Toano, Va.) 1
Peninsula Transit Corporation 1
Powell, Leven, 1737-1810 1
Prescott, Mary Blair Braxton Burwell 1
Pulaski Club (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Small, William, 1734-1775 1
Special Collections Research Center 1
Stith, William 1
Storrs, Gervas 1
Taylor, John, 1753-1824 1
The Palace (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
The Virginia Comedians 1
Tidewater Weekly Review (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Tryon, William, 1729-1788 1
Unitarian Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
United States Amateur Ballroom Dancers Association. Chapter #609 (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Virginia Independence Bicentennial Commission 1
Virginia Shakespeare Festival 1
Walsingham Academy (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Washington, Martha, 1731-1802 1
Watts, Sarah C. 1
Wetherburn, Henry, fl. 1738-1760 1
Whiting family 1
Williamsburg Baptist Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Williamsburg Businessmen's Association (Va.) 1
Williamsburg Community Council (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Williamsburg High School (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Williamsburg Press, Inc 1
Williamsburg Theater (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Williamsburg Weekly Gazette (Va.) 1
Wythe, George, 1726-1806 1
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