The Resource Buck family papers, (manuscript)

Buck family papers, (manuscript)

Label
Buck family papers, 1829-1860
Title
Buck family papers
Inclusive dates
1829-1860
Title variation
Buck family papers
Contributor
Correspondent
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Papers of the Buck, Bayly, Blakemore, Calmes, and other related families relate chiefly to members of the family who migrated west and south, as well as those who remained in northern Virginia and Baltimore
  • Collection contains letters, 1852, from a former slave, Mariah Cooper, who was manumitted by Ruhanna Buck, and living in Washington County, Pa
  • Topics of interest include a steamboat race on the Mississippi, 1829, and Henry Clay
Additional physical form
Also available as microfilm:
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
VA@
Citation source
Ellen Elsinger. "Freedom without independence." Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 114, no. 2, pp. 262-291
Label
Buck family papers, (manuscript)
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  • Special Collections
Cumulative index finding aids
Annotated list of letters from 1835-1860 available together with transcripts of the wills of Charles and Thomas Buck. and letters from Willilam Mason Buck to Marcus Blakemore Buck from Mississippi and Kentucky.
Extent
700
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u3903408
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a3903408
  • (OCoLC)647949012
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

    • Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections LibraryBorrow it
      160 McCormick Road, Charlottesville, VA, 22904, US
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