Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:
Dave Brown to Laura Letter
Letter from Dave Brown, Williamsburg, Virginia to Laura where he refers to a book, Alone by Marion Harland, describes the negroes and their activities in the area and tells about the sale of a farm, his job and commissions. 4 pp. September 6, 1878. Letter is fragile and in need of repair.
Charles Edward Gary, Jr. Papers
Herbert and Doris Crump Rainey Papers
Edwin Taliaferro Collection
Galt Papers (II)
John Hulit and Charles correspondence
Content warning: The John Hulit and Charles correspondence contains racist language. The materials have been processed for fair use and research purposes.
A letter sent to John Hulit of James City County, Virginia from Charles, last name unknown, dated December 7, 1851. The letter provides a general description of Williamsburg, Virginia in regards to hunting. Derogative terminology used to describe Black people is contained in this letter.
James City County and City of Williamsburg Personal Property Tax Books
John Tuthill Papers
Ketron Family Letter
Margaret Newbold Thorpe's "Life in Virginia by a Yankee Teacher" and "Life in North Carolina"
N. F. McNorton Record of Whiskey Dispensed
Joseph Keith Newell Diary
Julia W. Oxrieder Papers
The personal papers of Julia W. Oxrieder include materials related to Williamsburg, Virginia, documents of interest she collected related to her many interests, and personal material about her life and work in Williamsburg. Many items are copies of biographies, newspaper articles, and ephemera documenting local history including folklore, education, Williamsburg people and organizations, African Americans, and other topics.
Virginia Cities Collection
Artificial collection of papers relating to various cities in the Commonwealth of Virginia.