The Resource Washington family papers, (manuscript)

Washington family papers, (manuscript)

Label
Washington family papers, 1800-1875
Title
Washington family papers
Inclusive dates
1800-1875
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Manuscripts including receipts, accounts, deeds, and some letters, and 6 ledgers from the papers of the Washington family
  • Manuscripts concerning the financial affairs of Elizabeth, John, and William Washington. Alsomentioned are George Washington, his children-- Anna, Selma, William, Dorothea, and Eliza; Anne (Mrs. John) Washington and her children, George B., Walker, and John, Jr.; and grandson, Thomas Henry Purks; George Buckner, his brother, Dr. Horace Buckner; John Vass and his daughter Ann. Ledgers include John Washington's arithmetic example book, 1816; accounts 1823-1829 of Elizabetha Washington, guardian for Anna, Selma, William and Dorothea Washington; John Washington's farm book, 1826-1876 containing birth dates of slaves, 1794-1838; accounts, 1830-1847, of John Washington with George Buckner contains notations on the hiring of slaves and the repairing of slaves' shoes; John B. Washington, Jr.'s form book, Va.-- Univ. 1846-1848 with accounts of John Washington, 1849; and his commonplace and Latin exercise book
Biography type
individual biography
Biographical or historical data
Caroline County, Va., family.
Cataloging source
VA@
Label
Washington family papers, (manuscript)
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  • Special Collections
Extent
500
Note
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Coles Fund.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u3929453
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a3929453
  • (OCoLC)647966534
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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