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Dromgoole Family Papers, 1821-1896

Dromgoole Family Papers, 1821-1896
Mss. 39.1 D83
96.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Papers, chiefly 1850-1890, including correspondence, accounts (including accounts, 1875-1895, of laborers ?) and manuscript volumes (journals, ledgers and a fee book, 1866-1878), of members of the Dromgoole family of Brunswick County, Va. Most of the manuscripts apparently were created by Edward Dromgoole (fl. 1838-1897), a merchant and lawyer of Brunswick County.
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Arrangement: This collection has been arranged according to the series stated in the organization and then into chronological order by date. Organization: This collection has been organized into 9 series: 1. Correspondence, 2. Accounts, bills, and receipts of Edward Dromgoole, merchant, 3. Accounts, bills, and receipts of Edward Dromgoole, attorney, 4. Accounts, bills, and receipts of W.E. Dromgoole, farmer, 5. Miscellaneous laborers' accounts, 6. Miscellaneous accounts, 7. Legal Papers, 8. Speeches, 9. Manuscript volumes.
Dromgoole, Edward (1838-1897)
Dromgoole, Edward Jr. (d. ca. 1848)
Dromgoole, George Coke (1797-1847)
Dromgoole, W. E.
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century
Brunswick County (Va.)--History--19th century
Dromgoole, Edward, fl., 1838-1897
Dromgoole, Edward, Jr., d. ca. 1848
Dromgoole, George Coke, 1797-1847
Dromgoole, W. E
Dromgoole family
Lawyers--Virginia--Brunswick County
Legal documents
Merchants--Virginia--Brunswick County
Merchants--Virginia--History--19th century
Practice of law--Virginia--History--19th century
Virginia--Cotton Farms--19th century
Account books
Financial records
Receipts (financial records)

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Dromgoole Family Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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