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Papers of Judge John Paul

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-81-7
Abstract This collection contains the Judicial and working files papers (1930-1964) of Judge John Paul (U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia). Included are several desegregation cases: Allen v. School Board of City of Charlottesville, Goins v. County School Board of Grayson County, Walker v. Floyd County School Board and Swanson v. Rector of U.Va., and extensive correspondence related to these cases. The collection also contains administrative files, general civil and criminal...
Dates: 1930 - 1964

Papers of Ronald P. Sokol, 1959-2014

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-2014-01
Abstract

Collection (1967-2014) of correspondence between Mr. Sokol, Hardy C. Dillard and Daniel J. Meador and of Mr. Sokol's student notes.

Dates: 1959 - 2014

Coventry Patmore letter to Trubner and Co.

 Collection — Box: BW 20, Folder: 1 [X031660928]
Identifier: MSS 16448
Scope and Contents Note

The Coventry Patmore letter to Trubner and Co. (1856; 0.03 cubic feet) was written during his time as printed book supernumary assistant at the British Museum, in regards to "The Espousals," book II of his poem, The Angel In the House.

Dates: 18 March 1856

William and Eula Phelps's papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 15787
Scope and Contents The William and Eula Richardson Phelps letters (1895-1940; 2 cubic feet) relates the courtship and early marriage of William and Eula Richardson and their life with family members. William was a tobacco salesman for R. H. Fishburne and Company in Roanoke, Virginia and because he travelled across the mid-west for his living, there are frequent letters between the couple, that describe their life at the turn of the century. There are also letters from Eula's family about her mother being...
Dates: 1895-1940

Stella Pratt scrapbook

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 16417
Scope and Contents Note

The Stella Pratt scrapbook (1883-1894; 0.4 cubic feet) contains correspondence, clippings, printed material, invitations, sketches, flowers, ribbons, photos, and a sketch of Stella herself. Pratt is from Longwood, Massachusetts, a neighborhood within Brookline.

Dates: 1867 - 1947

Robert Clark papers

 Collection — Box: BW 26, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16497
Content Description This collection contains 14 fourteen letters written during the Civil War to Robert Clark (48th Infantry Illinois) by three Union soldiers: William B. Oliphant (6 letters) (a Sergeant in Company E, 51st Infantry Regiment Illinois), John R. Oliphant (4 letters) (Illinois E Company), Henry Willett (2 letters), and 2 unidentified letters/writings, including a leather pouch in which the letters were discovered. The letters were written primarily from Tennessee and Mississippi.The...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1863 - 1864

Armstead L. Robinson papers

 File
Identifier: MSS 12836
Scope and Contents The Armstead L. Robinson papers(1848-2001; 43 cubic feet) consist of audiotapes; book reviews; census material; computer printouts; conference papers; correspondence; biographical information; instructional material; lectures and speeches; manuscripts and original writings by Robinson, his colleagues and students; maps; memorabilia; microfilm; organizational and professional files; photographs; printed items, and research and topical files. Most of the nineteenth century material is in...
Dates: 1848-2001; Majority of material found in 1967-1992

Paul T. Ruxin collection of James Boswell, Samuel Johnson, and their Circle collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 16519
Scope and Contents An autographed signed letter from James Boswell to Andrew Gibb December 5, 1792 about receiving boxes, rent, and giving his son James Boswell money.An autographed signed 4 page letter from James Boswell to Andrew Gibb, (the overseer at his Auchinleck estate) May 31, 1793 discussing road repairs, horse breeding, and lumber sales. London. An autograph signed letter from James Boswell to Thomas Percy April 16, 1773 inviting Percy to dine at his lodgings with Joshua...
Dates: 1769-1793

Sheppard family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 14256
Scope and Contents The papers consist chiefly of personal letters and correspondence of James H. Sheppard during his service in France in World War I. There is some information about his role in the development of the 155 mm Filloux gun. There is also material relating to Thomas Jefferson Sheppard, including a reminiscence of his life that mentions his Civil War service and detention in Andersonville prison; a piece of a stockade log from Andersonville; a manuscript of a speech given by Sheppard at the...
Dates: 1883-1919, 1981-1999, undated

Addison H. Smith papers

 File
Identifier: MSS 15056
Scope and Contents The Addison H. Smith papers (1917-1970; 1.6 cubic feet) includes many letters between 1917 and 1919 to Addison Smith’s mother and his battlefield diary from 1918, which describes in vivid detail the voyage to Europe and his work as an ambulance driver in France. It also includes his certificates of discharge and service in the United States Army Ambulance Service, photographs, postcards, and newspaper clippings. The majority of the collection dates between the years of 1917 to 1922, and...
Dates: 1917-1922; 1970; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1922

Howard W. Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8731
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the files and working papers of Howard Worth Smith who represented Virginia in Congress for some thirty-five years as representative from the Eighth Congressional District. Included are correspondence received and carbon copies of replies, clippings, printed government and other publications, copies of printed bills, reports, press releases, speeches, notes, memoranda, financial records, tape and disc...
Dates: 1933 - 1966

Somerville family papers

 Box
Identifier: MSS 16201
Scope and Contents The Somerville family papers (1821-2013) consists of correspondence, photographs, printed materials, and extensive genealogical files. The papers and research detailing the history of the Somerville family, mainly in America, range from its colonial background to contemporary times. The extensive genealogical research is comprised of notes and charts, along with correspondence, photographs, military records, personal notes, clippings, and printed materials. The collection also includes...
Dates: 1821 - 2013

Elizabeth Stoddard letters to Ella Farman

 Collection — Box: BW 49, Folder: 1/1
Identifier: MSS 8266
Content Description

Three autograph letters of Elizabeth Stoddard signed, to Ella Farman, author and editor of Wide Awake discussing the literary periodical press, payments to authors, and other matters. Written legibly in ink on three folded sheets of "E.D.B.S." (Elizabeth Drew Barstow Stoddard) embossed stationary. This collection is an addition to Elizabeth Stoddard letters in the Barrett Collection (MSS 8266, 8266-a).

Dates: circa 1875

Stowe grocery store ledgers

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 16433
Scope and Contents Note

The Stowe grocery store ledgers (1870-1934; 0.4 cubic feet) document the operation of the titular family's grocery store in Petersburg, Virginia. Ledgers document monthly expenses for items ranging from rent to flour to labor. The collection also contains a small file of personal letters and bills for appliances.

Dates: 1870 - 1934

Bennett Taylor papers--addition

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 9221
Content Description MSS 9221 Bennett Taylor papers consist of family correspondence with letters to and from Bennett about education at the University of Virginia, descriptions of United States Civil War battles including the 19th Virginia Regiment Company F, Picketts Divison at 2nd Manassas, a prisoner exchange for Lieutenant Colonel Bennett Taylor from Johnson Island in Lake Erie New York, and family news of descendants of Thomas Jefferson and local Charlottesville families from 1851-1894. Correspondence of...
Dates: 1851 - 1894

Eleanor Ross Taylor letters to Paul Collinge

 Collection — Box: BW 47, Folder: 1/1
Identifier: MSS 16687
Content Description

Letters and notes from Eleanor Ross Taylor to Paul Collinge and Mary Lyons (Heartwood Books). Also includes one program from Taylor's funeral and one from her husbands funeral (St Paul's Church, Charlottesville, Virginia) collected by Paul Collinge.

Dates: 1999-2012

The Papers of Charles O. Gregory

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-79-9
Abstract

Small collection (1937-1966) of legal correspondence between Prof. Gregory and Justice Frankfurter. Also memorabilia related to Robert and Edward Kennedy while students at the university.

Dates: 1937-1966

The Papers of Chief Justice Earl Warren

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-87-1
Abstract

Personal correspondence, photographs, memorabilia and a shotgun that belonged to Chief Justice Warren, 1951-1974.

Dates: 1951-1974

The Papers of George B. Eager, Jr.

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-78-7
Abstract

Small collection of correspondence related to the University of Virginia (1933-1936).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1933-1936

The Papers of Henry S.K. Morison

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-78-8
Abstract

Three letters, responses from Socrates Maupin and John B. Minor to questions asked by the Morisons.

Dates: 1864-04-26 - 1874-02-11

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Bocock, Willis P., 1806-1887 1
Bouldin, Thomas T., 1781-1834 1
Boyd, Thomas Munford, 1899-1985 1
Brockenbrough, William, 1778-1838 1
Brooke, Francis T., 1763-1851 1
Brown, Jerry 1
Brown, Pat, 1905-1996 1
Buck, John Newton, 1820-1875 1
Buck, Walker Davison, 1856-1910 1
Buffington, J. 1
Burton, Harold H., 1888-1964 1
Cabet, Étienne, 1788-1856 1
Cann, Elizabeth Sloan (Elizabeth Sloan Tucker Cann), 1917-2002 1
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Chappell, Warren, 1904-1991 1
Clark, Robert S., 1845-1916 1
Clark, Tom C., 1899-1977 1
Clemons, Harry, 1879-1968 1
Codman, W. C. 1
Cogswell, William 1
Cohen, Ralph, 1917-2016 1
Coleman, Richard H. 1
Colette, 1873-1954 1
Crane, Nathalia, 1913-1998 1
Crapo, William W. (1830-1926) 1
Dabney, Crystal Ray (Ross), 1900-1995 1
Dabney, Lewis M. 1
Daniel, William, Jr., 1806-1873 1
Darden, Colgate W. (Colgate Whitehead), 1897-1981 1
Davis, A. H. 1
Davis, John 1
Dobie, Armistead Mason, 1881-1962 1
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 1
Douglas, William O., 1898-1980 1
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 1
Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754 1
Fife, Francis H., 1920-2015 1
Gannett, Allen 1
Giles, William F., 1807-1879 1
Glenn, Garrard, 1878-1949 1
Gontier, Fernande 1
Green, J. W. 1
Gregory, Charles O., 1902-1987 1
Grimm, Margaret W. 1
Hall, Edward R. 1
Halyburton, James D., 1803-1879 1
Hand, August Noble, 1869-1954 1
Harlan, John M., 1899-1971 1
Harrison, Francis Burton, 1873-1957 1
Haskins, William H. 1
Hening, William W., 1768-1828 1
Huntington, Randolph, 1828-1916 1
Jackson, Robert H., 1892-1954 1
Johnson, Herbert, 1901-1976 1
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Jones, T. Catesby, 1880-1946 1
Kennedy, Edward M., 1932-2009 1
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Knopf, Alfred A., Sr., 1892-1984 1
Lambert, G. T. 1
Lambert, James 1
Lewis, George Washington, 1804-1879 1
Lomax, John Tayloe, 1781-1862 1
Lynn, Wallace R., 1897-1990 1
Lévy, Maurice, 1929- 1
Maclean, Fitzroy, 1911-1996 1
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 1
Maupin, Socrates, 1808-1871 1
Meador, Daniel J., 1926-2013 1
Minor, John B., 1813-1895 1
Morison, Henry A. 1
Morison, Henry S. K., 1846-1899 1
Morny, Mathilde de, 1862-1944 1
Newcomb, John Lloyd, 1881-1954 1
Oliphant, John R. 1
Oliphant, William B., 1842-1931 1
Osborn, S., Jr. 1
Otis, A. B. 1
Paul, John, 1883-1964 1
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Peters, Richard, 1781-1848 1
Powell, Thomas Reed, 1880-1955 1
Prettyman, E. Barrett, 1891-1971 1
Randolph, Peyton, 1721-1775 1
Ribble, Frederick D. G., 1898-1970 1
Ritchie, John, III, 1904-1988 1
Robertson, John 1
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