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David Edward Cronin's "The Vest Mansion", 1908-1910

Title
David Edward Cronin's "The Vest Mansion", 1908-1910
ID
Mss. Acc. 1996.32 and Acc. 1997.11
Extent
0.5 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Two typescripts (copy) of David Edward Cronin's history of the occupation of Williamsburg during the Civil War entitled "The Vest Mansion, its Historical and Romantic Associations as Confederate and Union Headquarters, 1862-1865."  302 pp.

Cronin served as Provost Marshall during the occupation. The Vest Mansion served as headquarters. Original is in the New-York Historical Society.

Parke Rouse's pencilling of the copy is evident in the manuscript.

Not to be quoted from or published without permission of the New York Historical Society.

Creators
Cronin, David Edward (1839-1925)
Rouse, Parke Shepherd, Jr.
Subjects
The Vest Mansion, its Historical and Romantic Associations as Confederate and Union Headquarters
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Photocopies
Research notes
Typescripts
Languages
English

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Acquired
06/17/1996.
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.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Both accessions from Parke Rouse, Jr..
Gifts.
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Preferred Citation
David Edward Cronin's "The Vest Mansion", Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary
Finding Aid Revisions:
Accessions intellectually combined in 2009.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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