The Resource Joseph C. Cabell papers, (manuscript)

Joseph C. Cabell papers, (manuscript)

Label
Joseph C. Cabell papers, 1807-1856
Title
Joseph C. Cabell papers
Inclusive dates
1807-1856
Creator
Contributor
Correspondent
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Papers deal chiefly with land transactions, financial matters, improvements to "Edgewood," Samuel Cabell at the College of William and Mary, medical advice from Dr. George Cabell, and business matters including the manufacture and procurement of equipment, workers and overseers, crops, and Cabell's flour mill. Topics mentioned briefly include the James River and Kanawha Canal, cholera in Richmond, Va., in 1849, passes for slaves, slave illnesses and deaths, Democrats in the Virginia legislature in 1852, the Virginia State Fair of 1855, costs of attending William and Mary in 1807, the wheat crop and carpentry work at John Hartwell Cocke's "Bremo," the purchasing of slaves' hogs from "Belmont," and some family and social news
  • Correspondents include David S. G. Cabell, Dr. George Cabell, Jr., H. Coalter Cabell, Dr. John Grattan Cabell, Mayo Cabell, Col. William Cabell, Andrew Duncan, J. Bruce McClelland, Thomas S. McClelland, and Samuel P. Parsons
Cataloging source
VA@
Label
Joseph C. Cabell papers, (manuscript)
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/uva-sc/vivadoc.pl?file=viu04080.xml
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • Special Collections
Cumulative index finding aids
Guide available.
Extent
280 (circa)
Note
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund, 2007/2008.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u4606690
System control number
(OCoLC)527702684
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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