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    John Tyler papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence and other papers, including correspondence of Tyler's widow, Julia Gardiner Tyler, an autograph collection assembled by their son, Lyon Gardiner Tyler, and family papers reflecting social life and customs in Virginia. Correspondents include George Bancroft, James Barbour, Margaret Gardiner Beeckman, Richard T. Brown, James Buchanan, John S. Cunningham, Henry Curtis, John B. Floyd, Alexander Gardiner, Juliana McLachlan Gardiner, Thomas W. Gilmer, Hugh Blair ...

    • Contributor: Tyler, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • James Jenkins Gillette papers, 1857-1884

    U.S. Army officer, U.S. Army commissioner of subsistence, and U.S. commissioner of claims from Mobile, Alabama. Correspondence, military papers, receipts, court records, and a docket book relating to Gillette's military service and his activities as claims commissioner.

    • Contributor: Gillette, James Jenkins
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1857
  • Hampton Negro Conference

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1899-07-01

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    Feamster family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, essays, notes and notebooks, financial and legal records, circulars, genealogical material, newspaper clippings, and other papers of the allied Feamster (Feemster), Alderson, Cary (Carey), and Mathews (Matthews) families. Subjects include farming, law, medicine, military, politics, and religion, as well as geography, economic and social conditions, and education in areas and states in which members of the family visited or resided including Arkansas, ...

    • Contributor: Cary, Charles William - Feamster, Claudius Newman - Feamster, Felix Claudius - Feamster, Martha Alderson - Feamster, Robert Cantrell - Feamster, Samuel William Newman - Feamster, Thomas L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Edward Willis papers, 1854-1906

    Confederate Army officer and merchant. Correspondence, ledgers, memorandum books, requisition books, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating mainly to Willis's service as chief quartermaster of G. T. Beauregard's division in the Confederate Army.

    • Contributor: Willis, Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1854
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    Edward Everett Hayden family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, financial materials, photographs, and other papers pertaining to Hayden's naval and scientific careers and to the Hayden family. Topics include Hayden's position as secretary of the National Geographic Society (1895-1897), his work in charge of time service and chronometers at the United States Naval Observatory (1902-1910), his command of the U.S. Naval Station at Key West, Fla. (1910-1915), his various ...

    • Contributor: Hayden, Edward Everett
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Philip Henry Sheridan papers, 1853-1896

    Army officer. Correspondence, letterbooks, telegrams, writings, reports, orders, financial records, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to the Civil War, Reconstruction, Mexican border disputes, Indian wars, and Sheridan's service as commanding general of the army.

    • Contributor: Sheridan, Philip Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1853
  • Edward Dixon papers, 1743-1808

    Merchant, of Port Royal, Caroline County, Virginia. Ledgers, daybooks, journal, waste books, blacksmith accounts, receipts, letters, and a mathematics exercise book, chiefly 1750-1775, relating to Dixon's business and financial transactions in Port Royal, Virginia. Includes information relating to the Virginia tobacco trade, plantations, and trade with Great Britain.

    • Contributor: Dixon, Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1743
  • Letter from Tilton C. Reynolds to Juliana Smith Reynolds, August 17, 1864

    • Contributor: Reynolds, Juliana Smith - Reynolds, Tilton C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1864-08-17

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  • Letter from Tilton C. Reynolds to Juliana Smith Reynolds, June 4, 1864

    • Contributor: Reynolds, Juliana Smith - Reynolds, Tilton C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1864-06-04

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    Albert Jeremiah Beveridge collection of John Marshall papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Primarily material gathered by Beveridge during his research for his four-volume biography, Life of John Marshall (1916-1919). Chiefly copies of correspondence, a journal, account books, and other documents and papers relating to Marshall's mission to France in the XYZ affair, his five-volume biography of George Washington (1804-1807), the Hite vs. Fairfax case, the U.S. Supreme Court, national politics, and operation of Marshall's Virginia plantation. ...

    • Contributor: Beveridge, Albert J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Frederick Joseph Libby papers, 1846-1973

    Clergyman and pacifist. Diaries, correspondence, speeches and writings, and subject files pertaining to the career and activities of Frederick Joseph Libby, executive secretary of the National Council for Prevention of War.

    • Contributor: Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph) - Libby, Frederick J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1846
  • John Tyler papers, 1691-1918

    President of the United States, vice president under William Henry Harrison, and United States representative and senator from Virginia. Correspondence and other papers, including correspondence of Tyler's widow, Julia Gardiner Tyler, an autograph collection assembled by their son, Lyon Gardiner Tyler, and family papers reflecting social life and customs in Virginia.

    • Contributor: Tyler, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1691
  • Letter from Tilton C. Reynolds to Juliana Smith Reynolds, January 14, 1863

    • Contributor: Reynolds, Juliana Smith - Reynolds, Tilton C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1863-01-14

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  • Letter from Tilton C. Reynolds to Juliana Smith Reynolds, April 18, 1864

    • Contributor: Reynolds, Juliana Smith - Reynolds, Tilton C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1864-04-18

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  • William B. Randolph papers, 1696-1884

    Virginia plantation owner. Correspondence, legal and financial records, and miscellaneous material reflecting the life of a plantation owner in Virginia prior to the Civil War, with particular emphasis on the economics of managing an extensive plantation worked by a large force of slaves.

    • Contributor: Randolph, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1696
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    William C. Rives papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers of Rives pertaining to Jacksonianism, Whig political movement, Southern politics, slavery, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and diplomatic relations with France. Includes diaries, journals, and correspondence of members of the Rives family; a draft of Rives's History of the Life and Times of James Madison (1868-1873); and a draft of his unpublished ...

    • Contributor: Rives, William C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Letter from Tilton C. Reynolds to Juliana Smith Reynolds, January 1863

    • Contributor: Reynolds, Juliana Smith - Reynolds, Tilton C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1863

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  • Arthur Woods papers, 1884-1938

    Police commissioner and military officer. Diary, correspondence, reports, notes, scrapbooks, clippings, and photographs chiefly documenting the service of Arthur Woods as New York City police commissioner, colonel in the Division of Military Aeronautics, United States War Department, and assistant to the secretary of war.

    • Contributor: Woods, Arthur
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1884
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    Matthew Stanley Quay papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, election materials, financial papers, genealogical information, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Quay's career in Pennsylvania and national politics as a member of the Republican party and the U.S. Senate. Includes correspondence relating to his Republican National Committee chairmanship (1888-1891), his candidacy for chairman of the Pennsylvania Republican state committee (1895), and his bid for the presidency (1896); numerous newspaper ...

    • Contributor: Quay, Matthew Stanley
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Letter from John S. Smith to Juliana Smith Reynolds, November 25, 1862

    • Contributor: Reynolds, Juliana Smith - Smith, John S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1862-11-25

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    Keidel family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Keidel family papers. Chiefly the papers of George C. Keidel, professor of romance languages at Johns Hopkins University and later an employee of the Library of Congress Copyright Office, including correspondence, annotations, and writings concerning his study of Aesop's Fables and other early works. Also includes letters (1861-1865) of Herman F. Keidel to his family in Maryland while serving with the 12th Virginia Cavalry ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Edward Dixon papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Ledgers, daybooks, journal, waste books, blacksmith accounts, volume containing receipts and two letters, and a mathematics exercise book relating chiefly to Dixon's business and financial transactions in Port Royal, Caroline County, Va. Subjects include tobacco trade and plantations in Virginia and trade with Great Britain. Ledgers document Dixon's work as an agent for trading companies in England and Scotland and include accounts of John ...

    • Contributor: Dixon, Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Letter from Tilton C. Reynolds to Orlando Gray, undated

    • Contributor: Gray, Orlando - Reynolds, Tilton C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • W.W. Corcoran papers, 1791-1896

    Financier and philanthropist. Correspondence, letterpress books, financial papers, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Corcoran's business and banking interests and philanthropic efforts.

    • Contributor: Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson) - Corcoran, W. W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1791