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Buckingham County (Va.)--History--19th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Austin-Twyman Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 69 Au7
Scope and Contents Papers, 1765 (1800-1890) 1939, of the Austin, Twyman, Spiller and Horsley families of Amherst and Buckingham counties, Virginia.The papers include correspondence, accounts, legal papers and manuscript volumes. Includes papers of Archibald Austin (1772-1837), member of Congress, 1817-1819, member of the Virginia House of Delegates, 1815-1816, 1835-1837, his wife, Grace R. (Booker) Austin and their children, James M. Austin, John Austin and Bernard Austin, Grace Austin and Frances...

Ayres Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 Ay7
Scope and Contents Correspondence, 1833-1855, of members of the Ayres family including John W. Ayres at Chillicothe and Cincinnati, Ohio; and Fort Madison and Agency City, Iowa (with his father John B. Ayres at Diana Mills, Buckingham County, Va.), Robert H. Ayres, Hillsboro, Ohio and Jackson, Tenn. (with John B. Ayres, Matthias L. Ayres and Suckie Ayres) and Nathan W. Ayres (with Matthias L. Ayres and William Ford & Co., Richmond, Va. Letters concern the Methodist Church, abolitionists, politics, Thomsonian...

Lenaeus Bolling Diaries

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Identifier: SC 00274
Scope and Contents Two small diaries kept by Lenaeus Bolling (1773-1836), a plantation-owner and lawyer in Buckingham County, Virginia.  One diary covers January through March 1820, and the other late November through December 1834.  The diaries contain notes on weather, crops, livestock, slaves, family, relatives and neighbors who visited and were visited, frequent errands in the nearby town Ça Ira (now defunct), purchases, medical ailments, lawyering and court duties, and efforts to establish a local gold...

Buckingham County, Va. Merchant's Ledger, II

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame52u
Scope and Contents Ledger, 1883-1885, of an unidentified merchant in Buckingham County, Va.

Buckingham County, Va. Merchant's Daybook

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Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Ame40u
Scope and Contents Daybook, 1871-1873, of an unidentified merchant, in Buckingham County, Va.

Buckingham County, Va. Merchant's Journal

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame11u Oversize
Scope and Contents Journal, 1830-1831, of an unidentified merchant in Buckingham County, Va. 298 p. : bound volume ; 40 cm.

Buckingham County, Va. Merchant's Ledger, I

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame48u Oversize
Scope and Contents Ledger, 1880-1882, of an unidentified merchant, of [Buckingham County, Va.]

Buckingham Female Collegiate Institute Indenture

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Identifier: SC 01090
Scope and Contents Contemporary copy of deed selling 25 shares of stock in the Female College in Buckingham County, Va.

Garth Family Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 G19
Scope and Contents This inventory contains personal correspondence, business correspondence and accounts, receipts, loans and promissory notes, legal documents, tax information, and land records of the Jesse Garth family, Charlottesville, Albemarle Co., Virginia, The majority of the inventory deals with correspondence chiefly from 1800-1854, between family members, mostly the adult children of Jesse and Elizabeth Garth, fl. 1798-1854, especially Lucy E. B. Garth, fl. 1820-1849; Sarah Garth Goodman, fl. 1820-1842;...

James Harris Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.2 H23
Scope and Contents Letters, 1845-1852, received by James Harris at Diana Mills, Buckingham County, Va. Several of the letters as well as a printed circular, 1854, concern tobacco prices and letter, 2 March [18]52, written by brother William A. Harris concerns estate of another brother Benjamin [Harris ?].