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Dora and Cara Armistead Papers

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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;...

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...

Marianna Broaddus Collection

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Identifier: SC 00696
Scope and Contents This collection consists of miscellaneous Williamsburg and Virginia related materials, compiled by Marianna Broaddus. Included are a Colonial Williamsburg Foundation library exhibit catalog (1991), a Williamsburg Reunion booklet, and a print of John Tyler, Sr.'s home in Greenway, Virginia. Also included are photographs, some of which relate to the Christian family, as well as typescripts (in part photocopies) of reminiscences of members of the Christian family about their life in...

Henry Denison Cole Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.1 C67
Scope and Contents Included are minutes of the Wise Light Infantry Co. of Williamsburg, 1881-1882; the College of William and Mary Alumni Association, 1906-1917; papers concerning the College of William and Mary including letters, 1873, from Benjamin S. Ewell; the Williamsburg Free School Trustees, 1870-1907; and the Democratic Committee of Williamsburg. Also accounts of the state school funds, 1894-1911; the city school funds, 1906-1911, 1919-1924; Bruton Parish Church 1897-1938; and of Robert F....

Cole-Lane Collection

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Identifier: MS 00059
Scope and Contents Collection includes materials related to the Lane and Cole families of Williamsburg, Virginia including wills, voting ballots, property reciepts, deeds, photographs, contracts, estate documents, invitations, diaries, and correspondence. The materials detail the political, economic and social issues in Williamsburg during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Specific Virginia properties are named, i.e. "Lilliput" and "Lightview." The emancipation of named enslaved...

Eastern Lunatic Asylum Ledgers

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2009.244
Scope and Contents 12 Ledgers from the Eastern Lunatic Asylum in Williamsburg, Virginia recording purchases of food items, kitchen items, tools, clothing and other items for the hospital. Classified Receipts: August 31, 1892 to February 28, 1899. Ledger book listing 3 months of daily receipts on each page, 9 pages of items per quarter ranging from bacon to furniture sets. Consolidated Morning Report Book: March 1, 1876 to May 7, 1877. Daily record of the...

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.

Hall Family Papers

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Identifier: 01/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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Photographs 11
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Financial records 7
Account books 4
Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History 4
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Legal documents 4
Certificates 3
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 3
Newspapers 3
African Americans--Virginia--Williamsburg--History 2
Checks (bank checks) 2
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 2
Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Episcopal Church--Virginia--Clergy--20th century 2
Genealogy 2
James City County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
James City County (Va.)--History--20th century 2
Jamestown (Va.)--History--19th century 2
Jamestown (Va.)--History--20th century 2
Ledgers (Accounting) 2
Manuscripts (document genre) 2
Mental illness--Treatment--History 2
Mental illness--Treatment--United States 2
Mental illness--United States 2
Minutes 2
Notebooks 2
Pamphlets 2
Poems 2
Reports 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--Photographs 2
Women--Education--Virginia 2
African Americans 1
African Americans--Virginia--James City County 1
African Americans--Virginia--James City County--History 1
African Americans--Virginia--Suffrage 1
African Americans--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Bank statements 1
Banks and banking--United States--History--20th century 1
Banks and banking--Virginia 1
Banks and banking--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Banks and banking--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Business records 1
Charities--Virginia 1
Clippings (information artifacts) 1
Confederate Memorial (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Crab fisheries--Middle Atlantic States 1
Deeds 1
Deeds--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Democratic Party (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Diaries 1
Diplomas 1
Drawings and graphics 1
Education, Higher--Virginia--History 1
Education--Virginia--Williamsburg--20th century 1
Elections--Virginia 1
Engravings (Prints) 1
Episcopal Church--Virginia--Clergy--19th century 1
Episcopal Church--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Fisheries 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Jamestown Ter-centennial Exposition (1907) 1
Journals (accounts) 1
King William County (Va.)--History 1
Lawyers--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia 1
Lawyers--Virginia--Correspondence 1
Letters (correspondence) 1
Mentally ill--Care 1
Merchants--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Minute books 1
Music--Virginia--Williamsburg. 1
New Kent County (Va.)--History 1
Norfolk County (Va.)--History 1
Oysters--Culture 1
Pen drawing--19th century. 1
Photography, Stereoscopic 1
Pirates--America 1
Powder Magazine (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Printed ephemera 1
Programs 1
Property tax 1
Publications 1
Real property tax 1
Receipts (financial records) 1
Reminiscences 1
Richmond (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Scrapbooks 1
Shipbuilding 1
Slaves--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Slides (photographs) 1
Tax records 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Video recordings 1
Virginia--Commerce--History 1
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Virginia--Landowners 1
Virginia. Constitutional Convention (1901-1902) 1
Virginia. Militia. Wise Light Infantry 1
Voter registration--Virginia 1
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Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 5
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 4
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 3
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 3
Eastern State Hospital (Va.) 3
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Cole, Henry Denison, 1856-1938 2
Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert 2
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 2
Virginia Gazette (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
Armistead Family 1
Armistead, Cary Champion, d. 1944 1
Armistead, Dora Travis, 1890-1979 1
Armistead, Rowland Cara 1
Blackstone Female Institute (Va.) 1
Bozarth family 1
Bright family 1
Bright family. 1
Bright, Robert Anderson, 1839-1904 1
Bright, Robert Southall, 1872-1943 1
Charles, John S., 1851-1930 1
Cole Family 1
Dovell, Grover Ashton, 1885-1949 1
Eastern Lunatic Asylum (Va.) 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
Hall, Channing Moore, III 1
Hall, J. Lesslie (John Lesslie), 1856- 1
Hall, John Lesslie, Jr., 1891-1978 1
Kate Custis Circle (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
King's Daughters (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Lane, Levin Winder, Sr. 1
Lee Family 1
Lee family 1
Lee, Edward Myers 1
Lee, Elizabeth Mallory, 1902- 1
Lee, Peticolas, 1904- 1
Order of the Eastern Star. Grand Chapter of Virginia 1
Peninsula Bank (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Powell, William Devens 1
Roberts, William Thomas 1
Rockefeller, Abby Greene Aldrich 1
Rockefeller, John D. (John Davison), 1874-1960 1
Rockefeller, Jr., John D. (Davison), 1874-1960 1
Southall family 1
The Model School (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Tidewater Weekly Review (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. 1
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 1
Williamsburg Businessmen's Association (Va.) 1
Williamsburg Weekly Gazette (Va.) 1
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