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Thomas Nelson, Jr. to Thomas Jefferson Letter, 1781

Title
Thomas Nelson, Jr. to Thomas Jefferson Letter, 1781
ID
Mss. Acc. 2004.08
Extent
0.01 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Letter, January 13, 1781, Williamsburg, Virginia, Thomas Nelson, Jr. to Thomas Jefferson (then Governor of Virginia) referring to British ships on the James River. References to Cobham in Surry, Milchfield, Suffolk, and Portsmouth. Mentions Benedict Arnold. 1 page - address on verso in another hand.
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Creators
Nelson, Thomas (1738-1789.)
Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)
Subjects
James River and Kanawha Canal (Va.)
United States--Revolutionary War--1775-1783
Genres
Correspondence
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
02/17/2004.
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.
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Preferred Citation
Thomas Nelson, Jr. to Thomas Jefferson Letter, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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