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Lottie V. Clark Papers, 1849-1915

Lottie V. Clark Papers, 1849-1915
Mss. 65 C54
1.0 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Papers of members of the Clark family of Amelia County, Virginia, dated 1849, 1889-1899, 1915. The collection consists primarily of letters written to Lottie V. Clark of Namozine, Amelia County, Virginia, by Anthelia Holt and other friends in Chesterfield County, Virginia, which discuss social, religious, and family matters, and Anthelia's work in a cotton mill. In addition, there are letters, invitations, and poems, 1849, 1890, and n.d., addressed to Martha Susan Clark and Missouri A. Clark; and Amelia County subpoena, n.d.; and two later business letters.

Accession Number 1998.02 added to collection.

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Organization: Organized into 3 series: Series 1. Lottie V. Clark correspondence; Series 2. Martha S. Clark and Missouri A. Clark correspondence; Series 3. Miscellaneous. Arrangement: All series are arranged chronologically.

Accession Number 1998.02 physically added to collection at end of box 2.

Clark, Lottie V. (fl. 1888-1895)
Anthelia Holt
Clark, Martha Susan
Clark, Missouri A.
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century
Amelia County (Va.)--History--19th century
Amelia County (Va.)--History--20th century
Cotton textile industry--Southern States
Legal documents
United States--Economic history
United States--Religious History--Christianity
Women--Virginia--Social life and customs

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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.
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Acquisition Note
Purchase: 120 items from Richmond Antique Shop on 6 March 1940. Gift: 3 items of Emma Peters on 31 March 1998.
Preferred Citation
Lottie V. Clark Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Finding Aid Revisions:
Original Accession and additions physically and intellectually combined in 2009.
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