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letters (correspondence)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Pieces of correspondence that are somewhat more formal than memoranda or notes, usually on paper and delivered.

Found in 94 Collections and/or Records:

The Papers of Henry S.K. Morison

Identifier: MSS -78-8
Scope and Contents The Henry S.K. Morison Papers contain three documents: a handwritten letter signed by Dean S. Maupin, dated April 26, 1864, and addressed to Henry A. Morison; and two handwritten letters to Henry S.K. Morison from John B. Minor, dated April 8, 1867, and February 11, 1874.
Dates: 1864-04-26 - 1874-02-11

The Papers of Herbert Johnson

Identifier: MSS -82-4
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This small collection consists of one box (.2 linear ft.), donated by Mrs. Cornelia Staley Johnson in four installments from 1982-1984. It portrays Mr. Johnson’s relationship with the University of Virginia School of Law and the Law Alumni Association.

Dates: 1926-1977

The Papers of John Bassett Moore

Identifier: MSS -78-9
Scope and Contents The John B. Moore papers consist of correspondence, newspaper clippings, handwritten drafts, and a 1966 John Bassett Moore Conmemorative Posted Stamp and envelope. The donors of these items are unknown, although probably some papers were found by the librarian in the books Moore donated to the Law School in the 1920’s. The approximately 40 items span the years 1894 to 1966 and, for the most part, are unrelated. Of possible historical interest are letters, some in Spanish and French, and a...
Dates: 1894-1966

"Unite the Right" Rally and Community Response collection

Identifier: MSS 16386
Scope and Contents This collection documents the events of August 11 and 12, 2017 that occurred in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the circumstances surrounding them. It also documents the responses to those events from communities in and outside the city of Charlottesville. The contents of this collection include analog and born digital materials. Some materials were donated, and others physically collected by library staff and Charlottesville residents. A significant portion of the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 2017-01-03 - 2018

Warren Chappell correspondence with Janet A. Anderson.

 Unprocessed — Flat_box 1
Identifier: ViU-2017-0141

E. Warren letters from Virginia springs

 Collection — Box BW 15, Folder: 1 [X030899216]
Identifier: MSS 16362

Wesley Webster letter

 Unprocessed — Folder 1
Identifier: ViU-2019-0016

William Allen Butler family papers

Identifier: ViU-2020-0004

William Gowans letter to E. B. O'Callaghan

 Unprocessed — Folder 1
Identifier: ViU-2020-0035

William Palmer Hamner letter

 Unprocessed — Folder 1
Identifier: ViU-2019-0166

Frank Owen Wilson and Susan Rinehart World War II correspondence

Identifier: MSS 16414
Content Description More than 450 letters written between Lieutenant Frank Owen Wilson from Wilson, Arkansas, who was a University of Virginia graduate and his Charlottesville girlfriend, Susan Rinehart, whose family lived on an estate called Boxwood. 276 letters from Wilson, 180 letters from Rinehart. Early letters are from Saint Elmo Hall at UVA, and were not subject to censorship, yet describe training in detail. Many of the letters are typewritten and some are accompanied by printed ephemera. Letters describe...
Dates: 1941-1945

Colonel William Withers letters

 Collection — Box BW 6, Folder: 1 [X031589273]
Identifier: MSS 16126
Scope and Contents Colonel William Withers letters (1883; 0.03 cubic feet)consist of letters about thoroughbred race horse breeding in 1883 on a farm in Lexington, Kentucky and include details about horse sales, racing times, specific horses.and is .03 cubic feet. There are also letters to Colonel Withers.
Dates: 1883

John Porter Woody letters

 File — Box 1: [X032652593]
Identifier: MSS 16437
Scope and Contents Note The John Porter Woody letters (1888-1911; 0.5 cubic feet) document Woody's work on a section of the Pampatike farm in King William County, Virginia. The bulk of the letters to Woody are from Pampatike owner Thomas Henry Carter, who updates Woody on business matters including farm finances, equipment, and Carter's travels. Folder 1 contains a copy of Woody's lease from January 1, 1894. A small number of items in the collection are receipts for purchases of farm equipment, and the...
Dates: 1888 - 1911

World Encyclopedia business letters

 Collection — Box BW 16, Folder: 1 [X030899277]
Identifier: MSS 16364
Scope and Contents World Book Encyclopedia business letters, MSS 16364, 1944, 0.03 cubic feet consisting of four letters from representatives of the World Book Encyclopedia, and Quarrie Corporation, regarding Lillie P. Woodson's work selling encyclopedias in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Dates: 1944