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Jeffery Amherst Commission as Virginia Governor

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Identifier: SC 00461
Scope and Contents Contemporary copy of Jeffery Amherst's appointment as His Majesty's Lieutenant and Governor General of the Colonial of Virginia. September 1759.

Cabell Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 C12
Scope and Contents Accounts, surveys and correspondence, chiefly 1743-1823, of members of the Cabell family of Albemarle and Amherst counties, Virginia. The collection contains accounts and land transactions, 1733-1754, of Dr. William Cabell (1700-1774) as well as letters written to him concerning medical treatment.Accounts, surveys of Amherst County, and correspondence with commission merchants of William Cabell (1729/30-1798); and surveyor's license and surveys of William Cabell (b. 1759) are also...

William Cole Collection of Virginia Governor Documents

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Identifier: MS 00196
Content Description Documents, prints, and heraldry pertaining to Virginia governors from the 17th and 18th centuries. Includes letters and documents signed by John Murray, Robert Brooke, James Wood, Beverly Randolph, Patrick Henry, Edmund Andros, Jeffrey Amherst, Norborne Berkeley, Robert Hunter, Francis Fauquier, Earl De La Warr, James Blair, and Robert Dinwiddie among others. Also included in the collection are prints, coats of arms, and commemorative coins.

Theodore Roosevelt Dalton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 81 D17
Scope and Contents Papers, 1933-1978, of Ted Dalton, Virginia state senator, 1944-1959; Republican candidate for governor of Virginia in 1953 and 1957; and U.S. District judge for the Western district of Virginia. Includes correspondence, speeches, news clippings, photographs, recordings, reels of film and legal opinions. Subjects covered include Republican Party politics, the Virginia General Assembly, highways,compulsory automobile insurance, segregation, the Gray Commission Report (Commission on...

David McKinney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.255
Scope and Contents David McKinney graduated from William & Mary in 1979. The collection includes his registration packet material, meal plan card, course add cards, and ticket book for the 1978-1979 William & Mary Concert Series season. Also included are invitations to inauguration and inaugural ball of Virginia Governor John Dalton (1978), the program from the Inaugural Interfaith Prayer Service (1993), invitation to and related ephemera for the inauguration of United States...

John Buchanan Floyd Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 65 F59
Scope and Contents Papers, 1831-1863, of John B. Floyd, governor of Virginia, United States Secretary of War and Confederate general. The papers, chiefly 1850-1862, concern the three positions he held. Correspondents include James Buchanan, Jefferson Davis, Samuel Houston, Benjamin Huger, Alexander von Humboldt, R. M. T. Hunter, Charles James Faulkner, Jenny Lind, James Murray Mason, William Ballard Preston, Winfield Scott, John Tyler, Daniel Webster and the Duke of Wellington.

Mills E. Godwin, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 78 G54
Scope and Contents The personal papers of Mills E. Godwin, Jr., dating from 1947 to 1978, consist of 24 boxes of correspondence, 1,100 copies of speeches, schedules and appointments. Also included are 40 scrapbooks of news clippings and photographs, 159 citations and plaques, and one box of audiovisual materials, all of which pertain largely to Godwin's personal involvement in the government, political life, activities, organizations and institutions of Virginia during the 30-year period. The majority of the...

Zachariah Johnston Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 J63
Scope and Contents Letter, 26 March 1790, from Edward Carrington in Richmond, Va. to Zachariah Johnston, Augusta County, Va. concerning taking the census in Augusta, Pendleton and Rockingham counties, Va.; and letter, 27 March 1792, from Henry Lee to Zachariah Johnston, concerning the excise tax [on whiskey ?]

Fitzhugh Lee Papers

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Identifier: SC 01268
Scope and Contents Letters written from Lee to Manning Marius Kimmel, a fellow Confederate officer and to other acquaintances concerning former Confederate officers, Reconstruction and Kimmel's experiences fighting as a mercenary with Maximilian in Mexico. Includes letter, 4 November 1875, discussing the participation of blacks in the dedication of the equestrian statue of Stonewall Jackson on Monument Avenue in Richmond and the typescript of the speech, 11 August 1875, made by W. H. Payne when nominating Lee for...

Carter Lowance Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 94 L95
Scope and Contents The personal and professional papers of Carter Lowance, executive assistant to six governors of Virginia: William M. Tuck, John S. Battle, Thomas B. Stanley, J. Lindsay Almond, Albertis S. Harrison and Mills Edwin Godwin. Papers also concern Harry F. Byrd, Sr. and Harry F. Byrd, Jr., and John N. Dalton. There are speeches, papers relating to Lowance's military career (including correspondence with his wife, Elizabeth Austin Lowance), awards received by Lowance, photographs, and papers...

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Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797 2
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868 2
Godwin, Edwin Mills, Jr., 1914-1999 2
Henry, Patrick, 1736-1799 2
Lee, Henry, 1756-1818 2
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Tazewell, Littleton Waller, 1774-1860 2
Tyler, John, 1790-1862 2
Wise, Henry Alexander, 1806-1876 2
Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797. 1
Andros, Edmund, Sir, 1637-1714 1
Blair, James, 1741-1772 1
Botetourt, Norborne Berkeley, Baron de, ca. 1718-1770 1
Brooke, Robert 1
Cabell family 1
Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856 1
Cabell, William, 1730-1798 1
Cabell, William, Dr., 1700-1774 1
Cabell, William, b. 1759 1
Cole, William W. 1
College of William and Mary. 1
Colonial National Historical Park (Va.) 1
Crawford, William S., b. 1815 1
Crawford, William S., d. 1815 1
Dalton, John N 1
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 1
Dinwiddie, Robert, 1693-1770 1
Dunmore, John Murray, 4th Earl of, 1732-1809 1
Dunmore, John Murray, Earl of, 1732-1809 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Faulkner, Charles James, 1806-1884 1
Fauquier, Francis 1
Floyd, John Buchanan, 1806-1863 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Fry, Joshua, 1700 (ca.)-1754 1
Godwin, Mills Edwin 1914-1999 1
Holton, A. Linwood (Abner Linwood), 1923- 1
Houston, Sam, 1793-1863 1
Huger, Benjamin, 1805-1877 1
Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859 1
Hunter, R. M. T. (Robert Mercer Taliaferro), 1809-1887 1
Hunter, Robert 1
Kimmel, Manning Marius 1
Lee, Fitzhugh, 1835-1905 1
Lind, Jenny, 1820-1887 1
Lowance, Carter, 1910- 1
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 1
Marshall-Wythe School of Law 1
Mason, J. M. (James Murray), 1798-1871 1
Maximilian, Emperor of Mexico, 1832-1867 1
McKinney, David 1
Nicholas, Philip Norborne, 1773-1849 1
Paschall, Davis Young, 1911-2001 1
Phi Beta Kappa. Virginia Alpha (College of William and Mary) 1
Pleasants, James, 1769-1836 1
Pollard, John Garland, 1871-1937 1
Preston, William Ballard, 1805-1862 1
Randolph, Beverley, 1754-1797 1
Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866 1
Stanley, Thomas Bahnson, 1890-1970 1
Tazewell, Ella Wickham, 1826-1888 1
Tazewell, Henry, 1753-1799 1
Tazewell, John Nivison, b. 1807 1
Tazewell, Louisa Nivison, b. 1804 1
Tazewell, Sally A., 1826-1888 1
Tuck, William Munford 1
Tuck, William Munford, 1896-1983 1
U.S. House of Representatives 1
United States Congress 1
United States. Board of Veterans Appeals 1
United States. Federal Trade Commission 1
University of Virginia 1
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts 1
Virginia. General Court 1
Virginia. Governor (2006-2010 : Kaine) 1
Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852 1
Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852 1
Wood, James, 1741-1813 1
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