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John S. Wise Papers, 1869-1873

Title
John S. Wise Papers, 1869-1873
ID
Mss. 39.2 W75
Extent
55.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, 1869-1873, of John S. Wise concerning the application of his brother Doctor Richard A. Wise for positions as professor at the College of William and Mary, and at the University of Virginia; and as superintendent at the Central Lunatic Asylum, Richmond, Va. Correspondents include William E. Cameron, John W. Daniel, Benjamin S. Ewell, Hugh Blair Grigsby, John S. Mosby, Charles S. Venable and Richard A. Wise.
Creators
Wise, John Sergeant (1846-1913)
Wise, Henry Alexander (1806-1876)
Wise, Richard A. (b. 1843)
Subjects
Central Lunatic Asylum, Richmond, Va
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae
United States-- History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Veterans
United States--Politics and Government
United States--Politics and government--1865-1900
United States Congress
University of Virginia
Virginia House of Delegates
Genres
Correspondence
Languages
English

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Acquired
02/26/1937.
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: Bathurst D. Peachy of Williamsburg, VA.
Gift
Related Materials

See the papers of John S. Wise's father; The Henry A. Wise Papers & Henry A. Wise Letter, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.

Mss. Sm Coll Wise; letter from John S. Wise to John E. Roller.


For more information please see http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/controlcard.php?id=6865.
Preferred Citation
John S. Wise Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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