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John S. Barret Journal, 1814- 1850

Title
John S. Barret Journal, 1814- 1850
ID
SC 00082
Extent
1.0 Item
Scope and Contents
Journal of John S. Barret, plantation owner in Alabama.  Barret writes extensively about his farm, weather conditions, crop harvests and livestock.  Some entries record hunting opportunities and their results.  One page lists all of the slaves born to his plantation since 1802 and the woman they were born to.  Another entry records the sadness of the untimely death of his friend, William Aylett.
Creators
Barret, John S.
Subjects
Farm life
Hunting
Slavery
Languages
English

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Acquired
03/25/2016.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
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.
Preferred Citation
J. S. Barret Journal, 1814- 1850, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Records
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