The Resource Papers of Williams family, (manuscript)

Papers of Williams family, (manuscript)

Label
Papers of Williams family, 1773 (1825-1903) 1934
Title
Papers of Williams family
Inclusive dates
1773 (1825-1903) 1934
Contributor
Correspondent
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Chiefly business & legal papers of Philip Williams, Samuel C. Williams, and James Harrison Williams
  • In addition, there are scrapbooks, ledgers, newsclippings, school notebooks, etc. Account books, 1802-88, of various people and firms in Frederick, Rockingham, and Shenandoah Cos., incl. a German shoemaker, some merchants, and a tavern in Woodstock. Other vol. are: minutes for the Meckleburg Literary Society, minutes of the trusteees of Woodstock, a toll book for the Maurertown Gate on the Valley turnpike, and notes taken during U. Va. professor Henry Howard's medical lectures
Biography type
individual biography
Biographical or historical data
J.H. Williams, lawyer & politician, had a legal practice in Dubuque, Iowa, Woodstock and Winchester, Va. There is political material for the 1870's & 1880's pertaining specifically to the Readjuster Party and the railroad question. Correspondents are: John Strode Barbeur, F.S. Blair, James Madison Cutts, Samuel Bassett French, James Barron Hope, James T. Lowell, William Mahone, John edward Massey, Nathaniel B. Meade, Harrison Holt Riddleberger, Lewis Wagner, Gilbert Carlton Walker, R.F. Walker, John Sergeant Wise and Robert Enoch Withers.
Cataloging source
VA@
Label
Papers of Williams family, (manuscript)
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  • Special Collections
Extent
7
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u3929680
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a3929680
  • (OCoLC)647967358
Type of unit
ft.

Library Locations

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