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Wood Family Papers, 1806-1878

Title
Wood Family Papers, 1806-1878
ID
Mss. 65 W85
Extent
0.5 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
542.00 items
Scope and Contents
Dated 1806-1878. Business and legal papers of John H. Wood, constable of Louisa County, VA. Included are a receipt for $0.76 which he paid for 138 acres of land, that being taxes due; the papers of William J., David, and Charles W. Wood; and papers of Charles Vest, Albemarle County. Also contains personal letters with economic and political comments.
Creators
Wood, John H.
Subjects
Albemarle County (Va.)
Legal documents
Louisa County (Va.)--History
United States--Economic history
United States--Politics and Government
Wood family
Genres
Correspondence
Financial records
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
03/25/1940.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Manuscripts and Rare Books Librarian, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library. 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.
Acquisition Note
 Source: C. J. Carrier of Bridgewater, VA.
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Preferred Citation
Wood Family Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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