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A brief survey of printing: history and practice manuscript

 Item — Box: BW 22, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16409
Scope and Contents NOte The manuscript is likely a production copy of "A brief survey of printing: history and practice" (1923; 0.03 cubic feet) by Stanley Morison and Holbrook Jackson. Sixteen additional leaves with reproduction printing samples pasted on. Fourteen of these reproductions are not present in the published version of this work, and two leaves contain notes handwritten by Morison. Duplicated pages of typed text on letterhead of "Linotype & Machinery Limited, London."
Dates: 1923

Ellie Acker copy book

 Collection — Box: BW 3, Folder: 1 [X031589233]
Identifier: MSS 16068
Scope and Contents Ellie Acker copybook, 0.03 cubic feet, 1860-1861 consists of handwritten essays titled "On Good Manners", On the Importance of a Good Character", "Precepts On Time", "On the Importance of a Well-Spent youth" "Indolent Habits Lay the Foundation of Misery", and "Pride"

The book is printed in gray wrapper depicting a scene showing the exterior of Leary & Getz Booksellers in Philadelphia on the front and include their advertisements
Dates: 1860-1861

African-American owned Virginia businesses letters and ephemera

 Collection — Box: BW 12, Folder: 1 [X031589378]
Identifier: MSS 16290
Scope and Contents African-American owned Virginia businesses letters and ephemera, 1919-1933, 0.03 cubic feet, includes A. W. Holmes, Grand Master of the National Ideal Benefit Society, Maggie L. Walker, W. J. Craig, C. M. Burt, Ellen B. Talor, Edward B. Taylor, James T. Carter and many others representing passenger traffic committees and banks.
Dates: 1919-1933

African-American World War II Unit photograph

 Collection — Box: BW 1, Folder: 1 [X031580190]
Identifier: MSS 15975
Scope and Contents This collection of an African American Unit in World War II photograph is 0.03 cubic feet, contains one photograph of the First Platoon Company D. 8th Medical Training Battalion, 3rd Medical Training Regiment, at Camp Pickett, Virginia on June 25, 1943.
Dates: 1943

African Americans in Richmond organizations photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 15967
Scope and Contents African Americans in Richmond organizations photographs (1940-1959; 0.06 cubic feet) includes the Leigh Street Young Men's Christian Asssociation, Hi-Y Club, Gray Club, B and P Council, Richmond Area Youth, Interracial Seminar, Richmond Basketball, Father-son Banquets, Annual Banquets, Leigh Street Y.M.C.A. camp, [Gradale] Girls, girls playing cricket, and Baskets for the Need(y). Included is a photograph of Dr. J. W. [Banco] and Roscoe Mitchell. Photographs are from the studios of Brodnax with...
Dates: 1940-1959

Airplane delivery of the Richmond News Leader, photographs

 Collection — Box: BW 13, Folder: 1 [X031589401]
Identifier: MSS 16034
Scope and Contents Airplane delivery of the Richmond News Leader, photographs, 1923 July 10, 0.03 cubic feet, showing an airplane and crew in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia and Richmond, Virginia. Photograph #1 was taken in White Sulphur Springs, flown to Richmond, published in the Richmond News Leader, and the printed newspapers returned to White Sulphur Springs with the same crew and airplane. Photograph # 10 show the pubished newsaper with photograph #1. Photographs #8 and #9 show buildings at Byrd...
Dates: 1923 July 10

Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company annual report

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS-16462
Content Description This collection contains a mimeograph or lithograph copy of annual report of the president and directors of the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company annual report. This report describes the condition and business of this company for the year from 1888 to1889.The document is signed by Franklin Weld, President. The report contains a narrative description of the events of the year followed by lists of merchandise shipped through year, comparative statements of materials shipped, and financial...
Dates: 1889-09-30

Albemarle County ledger book

 Item — Ledger: 1
Identifier: MSS 16407
Scope and Contents Note The Albemarle County ledger book (1871-1880; 0.5 cubic feet) is approximately 60 pages of accounts recorded; many names have been lined through, indicating the ledger was repurposed. Page 50 is an account "An approximation of all debts by me Jan. 1, 1879 with a view of comparisons on Jan'y 1880," and includes monies owed "Geo. M. McIntire, Druggist," "Patterson & Cochrane, Dry goods," and "A.C. Brechin Books," etc. Pages 52-61 record cash expended for the year 1879 and contain hundreds of...
Dates: 1871 - 1880

Alderman family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS14818

John F. Allen letter

 Collection — Box: BW 15, Folder: 1 [X030899212]
Identifier: MSS 16358

Alpha Kappa Alpha scrapbook

 Record Group — Flat_Box: 1
Identifier: RG 23/4/25
Content Description Scrapbook of the Theta Kappa Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. (1974-1975; 0.10 cubic feet). Album contains photographs, flyers, certificates, and other ephemera.
Dates: 1974-1975

Ambrose Henkel letters to Carrie V. Flinn

 Collection
Identifier: MSS13914
Dates: 1897-12-1901-06

Amherst, Virginia tax ledgers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS-16467

Mary Ann Ankrim friendship album

 Collection — Box: BW 4, Folder: 1 [X031589236]
Identifier: MSS 16071
Scope and Contents Friendship album, Mary Ann Ankrim, 0.03 cubic feet, 1833, Jennersville, Pennsylvania. The album has a calligraphy title page and other pages with numerous rhyming verses, dated and signed, some with locations. Of added note are 2 pencil sketches, a pen and ink drawing and a watercolor.
Dates: 1833

Apex Beauty College records

 Collection — Box: BW 10, Folder: 1 [X031589357]
Identifier: MSS 16253
Scope and Contents Apex Beauty College records, 1936-1970, 0.03 cubic feet, includes 10 black and white photographs of students of the college, one draft of a business portfoilio and other information about the school. Photographs are stamped Scott L. Henderson (photographer).
Dates: 1936-1970

Martha J. Applegate leaves of friendship book

 Collection — Box: BW 11, Folder: 1 [X031589371]
Identifier: MSS 16282
Scope and Contents Martha J. Applegate leaves of friendship book,1850's, 0.03 cubic feet, in original brown boards with blind stamped decoration, all edges gilt and title is on a round blue background with gilt border. Elaborate gilt spine. It is signed at the front, "Miss Mattie Applegate"
Dates: 1850's

The Arcadians records

 Record Group — Box: 1
Identifier: RG 23/3/1
Content Description Typed scripts, musical score, and newspaper clipping relating to the musical The Visiting Girl, authored by Nevil G. Henshaw and Jesse B. Hull for production by the Arcadians.
Dates: 1907

Judith F. Armstrong memory book

 Collection — Box: BW 7, Folder: 1 [X031589284]
Identifier: MSS 16160
Scope and Contents Judith F. Armstrong memory book, at James G. Johnson Elementary School, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1955-1956, totals 0.03 cubic feet. The memory book has scrapbook -style pages with pre-printed captions such as "My Teacher" and school photographs. Each photograph is captioned with names in pencil.
Dates: 1955-1956

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Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company 1
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Beauvoir, Simone de, 1908-1986 1
Black, Donald J., 1941- 1
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Cabet, Étienne, 1788-1856 1
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Call, William Denison 1
Cann, Elizabeth Sloan (Elizabeth Sloan Tucker Cann), 1917-2002 1
Chivers, T.H. (Thomas Holley), 1809-1858 1
Clemm, Maria Poe, 1790-1871 1
Colette, 1873-1954 1
Crane, Nathalia, 1913-1998 1
Cullen, Mary Butler 1
Denman, Thomas Denman, Baron, 1779-1854 1
Duyckinck, Evert A. (Evert Augustus), 1816-1878 1
Epes, Branch J. (Jones), 1832-1911 1
Eveleth, George Washington, 1819-1908 1
Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754 1
Fife, Francis H., 1920-2015 1
Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson, 1873-1945 1
Glover, Mary Elizabeth , 1906-1987 1
Gontier, Fernande 1
Gresham, Elizabeth (Elizabeth Fenner), 1904-1985 1
Griffin, Caroline Lydia, 1820-1861 1
Griswold, Rufus Wilmot, 1815-1857 1
Gunnell family 1
Gunnell, Francis Mackall, Dr., Surgeon General of the United States Navy, 1827-1922 1
Harrison, Francis Burton, 1873-1957 1
Hewitt, Mary Elizabeth, 1807-1894 1
Hubbard family 1
Huntington, Randolph, 1828-1916 1
Hutter, Christian Sixtus, 1891-1957 1
Ingram, John Henry, 1842-1916 1
Jackson, Holbrook, 1874-1948 1
Johnson, Nunnally 1
Karon, Jan (Janice), 1937- 1
Kelly, Greg Antrim 1
Kennedy, John Pendleton, 1795-1870 1
Kibler, William S. (William S. Kibler), 1911-2002 1
Lauck, W. Jett (Lauck, William Jett), 1879-1949 1
LeRoux, Jennie 1
Lintner family 1
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 1
Lévy, Maurice, 1929- 1
Maclean, Fitzroy, 1911-1996 1
Mather, Cotton, 1663-1728 1
McCulloch, Hugh, 1808-1895 1
McGinness, Rebecca Fuller, 1892-2000 1
Mileski, Maureen, 1944- 1
Morison, Stanley, 1889-1967 1
Morny, Mathilde de, 1862-1944 1
Morris family 1
New York (N.Y.). Department of Parks 1
Oberman, Susan 1
Odyssey (Charlottesville, Va.) 1
Ostrom, John Ward, 1903- 1
Patton, John S. (John Shelton), 1857-1932 1
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 1
Pugh family 1
Richmond, Annie Locke, 1820-1898 1
Rittenhouse, Sarah Louise (Sarah Louise "Loulie" Rittenhouse), 1845-1942 1
Robinson, Armstead L., 1947-1995 1
Rowley, Harriet Sophia , 1853-1943 1
Scott , Richard Marshall, Sr., 1769-1833 1
Scott family 1
Scott, Richard Marshall, Jr., 1829-1856 1
Senechal de la Roche, Roberta, 1950- 1
Setzer family 1
Shepherd, John 1
Shoffner, Charles 1
Sigourney, L. H. (Lydia Howard), 1791-1865 1
Smith, Louise Dexter Hubbard Strode, 1896-1989 1
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Strode family 1
Strode, Aubrey Ellis, 1873-1946 1
Sullivan, Thomas Russell (Sullivan, T. R. (Thomas Russell), 1849-1916), 1849-1916 1
Thomas, Frederick W. (Frederick William), 1806-1866 1
Thompson, John Reuben, 1823-1873 1
Tucker family 1
Tucker, Beverley R., Dr. (Beverley Randolph Tucker), 1874-1945 1
Tucker, Beverley Randolph, Jr., 1916-1973 1
Tucker, Emma 1
Tucker, John William Stickley, 1879-1912 1
Twitchell, Theodore, 1928- 1
Unite the Right Rally (Location of meeting: Charlottesville (Va.)). Date of meeting or treaty signing: (2017 :.) 1
University of Virginia--Students--Social life and customs. 1
University of Virginia. Jefferson Society 1
Upton family 1
Warner, John W., 1927- 1
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 1
White, T.W. (Thomas Willis), 1788-1843 1
Whitman, Sarah Helen, 1803-1878 1
Wickham family 1
Wickham, Henry Taylor 1
Wickham, John, 1763-1839 1
Wickham, Lucy Taylor, 1830-1913 1
Wickham, William Fanning , 1793-1880 1
Wickham, Williams Carter, 1820-1888 1
Willcox, James Westmore, 1866-1939 1
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