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

 Collection
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.

Edmund W. Allen Letter to his Parents

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.129
Scope and Contents

A letter written by College of William and Mary student Edmund W. Allen to his parents. In the letter, Allen writes about his courses, life in Williamsburg, Virginia, and faculty at the College.

Dora and Cara Armistead Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2004.24, 2006.54
Scope and Contents Papers from the household of Dora Travis Armistead (1890-1979) and Rowland Cara Armistead, sisters of Williamsburg, Virginia. Includes letters, personal, financial and business papers of Cary Peyton Armistead (1856-1901), father of Dora and Cara, Steward of Eastern Lunatic Asylum (now Eastern State Hospital), and prominent local Episcopal Church and school leader; Eudora Ester Armistead (d. 1940), mother; Cary Champion Armistead (d. 1944), brother, and lawyer for a time in Detroit, Michigan;...

Armistead Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 Ar5
Scope and Contents

Copies of papers concerning the Armistead family of Williamsburg, Va. Includes copies of wills; letter of R. T. Armistead concerning his Civil War record; Confederate passes issued to Robert H. Armistead and his oath of allegiance to United States. Includes copies of letters of Cynthia Beverley (Tucker) Coleman and printed circular of Female Seminary, Williamsburg, Va.

B. Davenport & Co. Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame20
Scope and Contents

Ledger, 1841-1861, of B. Davenport & Co., merchants, of Williamsburg, Va. which includes accounts, 1860, with the College of William and Mary and which was used as a scrapbook, 1892-1905, for newspaper clippings of poems and articles; Christmas cards; valentines; advertisements; cigarette cards; and seed catalog covers.

Barraud Family Papers

 Collection
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,...

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...

Blair, Banister, Braxton, Horner, Whiting Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.1 B58
Scope and Contents Letters, chiefly 1765-1817, of the Blair, Banister, Braxton, Horner, and Whiting families. Correspondents include John Blair (1732-1800), Anne (Blair) Banister and Mary (Blair) Braxton Burwell Prescott. Many of the letters are written by women.Subjects covered in the collection include the Baron de Botetourt, William Tryon, Martha Washington, dueling, social life and customs, marriage and courtship, medicine, the Richmond theater fire, slavery, War of 1812, the College of William...

Bozarth Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2003.13
Scope and Contents Business and family papers of the Bozarth family. Acc. 2003.13 Scrapbook of Mary Hockaday Bozarth, Worthy Grand Matron of the Virginia Order of the Eastern Star with a list of Matrons and Patrons from 1941 to 1942 and certificates of membership for members of the Pocahontas Chapter 103 located in Williamsburg, Virginia from 1941.  Other related items in the collection is a photograph of Eastern Star women on the way to Bermuda and the Proceedings of the Grand Chapter...

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...

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Correspondence 29
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 18
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 18
Photographs 17
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Account books 12
Diaries 11
Legal documents 11
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 10
Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History 7
Merchants--Virginia--Williamsburg 7
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 7
Certificates 6
Ledgers (Accounting) 6
Letters (correspondence) 6
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--18th century 6
Williamsburg (Va.)--Social life and customs 6
African Americans--Virginia--Williamsburg 5
James City County (Va.)--History--19th century 5
Scrapbooks 5
African Americans--Virginia--Williamsburg--History 4
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 4
Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History--19th century 4
Episcopal Church--Virginia--History--19th century 4
Genealogy 4
Manuscripts (document genre) 4
Minutes 4
Receipts (financial records) 4
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
Clippings (information artifacts) 3
College of William and Mary--Students 3
Education--Virginia--Williamsburg--19th century 3
Mental illness--Treatment--History 3
Merchants--Virginia--History--19th century 3
Newspapers 3
Notebooks 3
Photocopies 3
Poems 3
Publications 3
Reports 3
Slavery--Virginia--19th century 3
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 3
United States--History--War of 1812 3
Williamsburg (Va.)--Colonial Period--History 3
Williamsburg (Va.)--History 3
Williamsburg, Battle of, Williamsburg, Va., 1862 3
Women--Education--Virginia 3
African Americans--Medical care--Virginia 2
African Americans--Virginia--History--19th century 2
Checks (bank checks) 2
College of William and Mary--Faculty and Staff 2
College of William and Mary--History--18th century 2
College of William and Mary--Presidents--Dwellings--History 2
Daybooks 2
Diplomas 2
Elections--Virginia 2
Engravings (Prints) 2
Episcopal Church--Virginia--Clergy--19th century 2
Episcopal Church--Virginia--Clergy--20th century 2
History of the College 2
James City County (Va.)--History--20th century 2
Jamestown (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Jamestown (Va.)--History--20th century 2
Journals (accounts) 2
Laboratory notebooks 2
Marriage--Virginia 2
Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions 2
Mental illness--Treatment--United States 2
Mental illness--United States 2
Mentally ill--Care 2
Morticians 2
Music--Virginia--Williamsburg. 2
Pamphlets 2
Pharmacists--Virginia--Williamsburg 2
Powder Magazine (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
Printed ephemera 2
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 2
Richmond (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Slavery--Virginia--History--19th century 2
Slides (photographs) 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Hospitals 2
Warwick County (Va.)--History 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--Photographs 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--Post Office 2
Women teachers 2
Women--History--Virginia 2
Women--Virginia--Social life and customs 2
Women--Virginia--Williamsburg--Social conditions--19th century 2
World War, 1914-1918 2
Wren Building (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
York County (Va.)--History 2
York County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Yorktown (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Accounts 1
African Americans 1
African Americans--Education--Virginia 1
African Americans--Medical care--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
African Americans--Virginia--James City County 1
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College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 9
Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 8
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 7
Eastern State Hospital (Va.) 5
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 4
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Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert 3
Galt family 3
Galt, John Minson, 1819-1862 3
Madison, James, 1749-1812 3
Bright, Robert Anderson, 1839-1904 2
Cole, Henry Denison, 1856-1938 2
Coleman family 2
Coleman, Cynthia Beverley Tucker Washington, 1832-1908 2
Eastern Lunatic Asylum (Va.) 2
Ewell, Elizabeth S., 1814- 2
Galt, Alexander D. II, 1827-1863 2
Galt, Elizabeth Judith, 1816-1854 2
Galt, John Minson, 1744-1808 2
Galt, William Richard, 1818-1892 2
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 2
McCandlish, Robert 2
Saunders, Robert, 1805-1868 2
Sheldon, Jacob D. 2
Southall family 2
Tucker family 2
Tucker, St. George, 1752-1827 2
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 2
Virginia Gazette (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
Wise, Henry A. (Henry Alexander), 1806-1876 2
Armistead Family 1
Armistead, Cary Champion, d. 1944 1
Armistead, Dora Travis, 1890-1979 1
Armistead, Rowland Cara 1
Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities--History. 1
Banister, Anne Blair 1
Bannister family 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
Bassett, Burwell, 1764-1841 1
Beale family 1
Begg family 1
Bell, Charles Heyer, 1798-1875 1
Blackstone Female Institute (Va.) 1
Blair family 1
Botetourt, Norborne Berkeley, Baron de, ca. 1718-1770 1
Bowden, Lemuel Jackson. 1
Bowdoin family 1
Bowdoin, Susan, d. 1835 1
Bozarth family 1
Braithwaite family 1
Braithwaite, Adelia Bucktrout 1
Braxton family 1
Bright family 1
Bright family. 1
Bright, Robert Southall, 1872-1943 1
Bright, Samuel Francis 1
Bucktrout Cemetery (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Bucktrout family 1
Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856 1
Charles, John S., 1851-1930 1
Coke, Richard, 1790-1851 1
Cole Family 1
Coleman, Mary Haldane Begg, 1875-1967 1
College of William and Mary. Board of Visitors 1
College of William and Mary. Office of the President 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Volunteer Regiment, 32nd 1
Darling, James S. 1
Davison, Alida Wilson 1
Deneufville, John Augustine 1
Dew, Thomas R. (Thomas Roderick), 1802-1846 1
Dix, John A. (John Adams), 1798-1879 1
Dixon (Dr.) 1
Dovell, Grover Ashton, 1885-1949 1
Edloe, Henry 1
Ewell family 1
Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert, 1810-1894 1
Galt, James, 1741-1800 1
Galt, Mary Meares, 1885-1978 1
Galt, Rogers Harrison 1
Galt, Sallie, 1822-1880 1
Geddy, Vernon M., Jr 1
Haldane, Isabella 1
Hall, Channing Moore, III 1
Hall, J. Lesslie (John Lesslie), 1856- 1
Hall, John Lesslie, Jr., 1891-1978 1
Harland, Marion, 1830-1922. Alone 1
Holmes, George Frederick, 1820-1897 1
Homassel, Caroline, fl. 1804-1811 1
Horner family 1
James City County Historical Commission 1
Jenkins, Minnie Braithwaite 1
Kate Custis Circle (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Kimbrough, Janet C. (Janet Coleman) 1
King's Daughters (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
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