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Flat_box Archival Oversized Box S 1

 Container

Contains 6 Collections and/or Records:

Oversize Cohen certificates

 File — Flat_Box: Archival Oversized Box S 1, Oversize_Folder(Within_an_OSBox): 2 [030899403]
Content Description From the Collection: This collection contains the teaching, research, and personal papers of Ralph Cohen, the William R. Kenan, Jr. professor of English from the University of Virginia from 1948-2016; and the records of the "New Literary History", an international, interdisciplinary, award-winning journal that Cohen founded and edited from 1969 to 2009 at the University of Virginia. The records of the New Literary History Journal (1969-2016) (Series 1) contain correspondence, contributors' articles, proofs,...
Dates: 1964-2016

Oversize Cohen certificates

 File — Flat_Box: Archival Oversized Box S 1, Oversize_Folder(Within_an_OSBox): 3 [X030899404]
Content Description From the Collection: This collection contains the teaching, research, and personal papers of Ralph Cohen, the William R. Kenan, Jr. professor of English from the University of Virginia from 1948-2016; and the records of the "New Literary History", an international, interdisciplinary, award-winning journal that Cohen founded and edited from 1969 to 2009 at the University of Virginia. The records of the New Literary History Journal (1969-2016) (Series 1) contain correspondence, contributors' articles, proofs,...
Dates: 1964-2016

Oversize Cohen certificate

 File — Flat_Box: Archival Oversized Box S 1, Oversize_Folder(Within_an_OSBox): 5 [X030899406]
Content Description From the Collection: This collection contains the teaching, research, and personal papers of Ralph Cohen, the William R. Kenan, Jr. professor of English from the University of Virginia from 1948-2016; and the records of the "New Literary History", an international, interdisciplinary, award-winning journal that Cohen founded and edited from 1969 to 2009 at the University of Virginia. The records of the New Literary History Journal (1969-2016) (Series 1) contain correspondence, contributors' articles, proofs,...
Dates: 1964-2016

William Berkeley land deed to William and Thomas Wroughton

 Collection — Flat_Box: Archival Oversized Box S 1, Oversize_Folder(Within_an_OSBox): 1
Identifier: MSS 16516
Content Description This collection contains a land deed dated March 2, 1662, signed by William Berkeley, Governor of Virginia, granting 440 acres of land to William and Thomas Wroughton. A clerk's endorsement notes that the document was deposited on July 22, 1665; countersigned on verso with red wax seals and dated January 16, 1677 by William Wroughton (1632-1707), Thomas Wroughton (1657-1726) and others.
Dates: March 2, 1662

Lewis family Miscellany - an American Legal Association membership certificate for George Washington Lewis (oversize), 1851

 Item — Flat_Box: Archival Oversized Box S 1, Oversize_Folder(Within_an_OSBox): 1 [X032668028]
Content Description From the Collection: The George Washington Lewis papers consists chiefly of correspondence to and from George Washington Lewis and between other family members, but also includes a few photographs of the Lewis family and the homes of "Claymont", "Shellfield" and "Marmion"; a plat of "Claymont"; newsclippings; notes on Lewis family history and genealogy; and a few financial and legal documents.
Dates: 1851

Travis McDonald papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 16520
Content Description This collection contains pamphlets, brochures, fliers, photographs, clippings, posters, event information, speeches, and prints documenting McDonald's work as a historical preservationist and involvement with the University of Virginia School of Architecture.
Dates: 1978 - 2019