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Galt Papers (III-A), 1848-1917

Title
Galt Papers (III-A), 1848-1917
ID
Mss. 78 G13 (III-A)
Extent
1.75 Linear Feet
Scope and Contents

Papers of Alexander Galt, Jr. and his family.  Mostly correspondence but also includes contracts, financial records, diaries, notebooks, sculptures and ephemera.  Most items written to, or by, Alexander Galt, Jr. when he was living in Florence, Italy.  Alexander Galt's sketchbook which includes photograph of Galt's sketch of General Stonewall Jackson.

Inventory is in Box 1, Folder 1.  Sketchbook is in Box 5.

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Arrangement
Mostly chronological within each box.
Creators
Galt, Alexander D. II (1827-1863)
Subjects
Galt family
Italy--Description and travel--19th century
Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863
Sculptors, American--19th century
Sculptors--United States
Yellow fever--Virginia--Norfolk
Genres
Art (sketches)
Cartoons
Correspondence
Diaries
Financial records
Notebooks
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: University of Virginia.
On loan to UVA by Mary Meares Galt and later a gift to Swem Library.
Related Materials

Mss. 78 G13 Galt Papers (1)(II) (IV) and Mss. 78 G73 Galt Papers (III) (V), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.

Microfilm M-1855-1857, Papers of Alexander Galt, 1840-1918, Accession #7894, -a, -b, -c, -d, -e, -g, Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.

Preferred Citation
Galt Papers (III-A), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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