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Daingerfield Papers, 1833-1930

Title
Daingerfield Papers, 1833-1930
ID
Mss. 39.2 D14
Extent
0.2 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Letters, 1833-1840, from Sallie Withrow Daingerfield at "Belleplane" [or "Belleplain"] Richmond County, Va. to her husband Joseph F. Daingerfield, member of the Virginia House of Delegates; to her sister Margaret A. Withrow at Lewisburg, Greenbrier County, Va. [now W. Va.]; and to her brother John Withrow.

Includes letters, 1850-1851, from Edward Randolph Edmunds in London, Eng. and Florence, Italy to his sister Sallie Edmunds (Mrs. Edwin Short Edmunds) describing his travels; and a letter, 1930, concerning the military service of Joseph F. Daingerfield.  Photographs of Miss Jean Wallace, Arthur H. Wallace and R.E. Wallace, photograph of an unknown man and child and photographs of paintings of Thomas Edmunds, Elisa K. Edmunds and Jn. Edmunds and obituary for Lucy W. Moore.

Mss. Acc. 2005.41 Addition is a transcript of part of the papers.  See Restrictions for access.

An Edmunds Diary (Polygott Bible) is part of this accession and is shelved offsite.  It does not contain any genealogical information.

Arrangement
The inventory has been divided into five series. Series 1 are the letters of S. M. Daingerfield, series 2 are letters of Edward R. Edmunds, series 3 is a letter concerning the West Point record of Joseph F. Daingerfield, series 4 are photographs of Miss Jean Wallace, Arthur H. Wallace and R.E. Wallace, photograph of an unknown man and child and photographs of paintings of Thomas Edmunds, Elisa K. Edmunds and Jn. Edmunds and series five is the addition, Acc. 2005.41.
Creators
Daingerfield, Sallie Withrow
Daingerfield, Joseph Fauntleroy (1800-1840)
Edmunds, Edward Randolph
Edmunds, Sallie, Mrs.
O'Regan, Rona
Withrow, John
Withrow, Margaret A.
Subjects
Daingerfield family
Greenbrier County (Va.)--History
Richmond County (Va.)--History--19th century
United States--Politics and Government
Virginia House of Delegates
Genres
Correspondence
Photographs
Theses
Transcripts
Languages
English

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Acquired
03/01/1930.
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 publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

The copyright to Mss. Acc. 2005.41 Addition transcript of the Daingerfield Papers by Rona O'Regan is not held by Swem Library. Researchers must contact Ms. O'Regan before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials.

Acquisition Note

Gift, 31 March 1930.

Mss. Acc. 2005.41 Addition - Rona O'Regan.

Related Materials
Daingerfield Family Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary
Preferred Citation
Daingerfield Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Finding Aid Revisions:
Updated by Anne Johnson in 2009 and 2010.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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