Typescripts of letters, 1795-1798, from Henry Tazewell of "Kingsmill," James City County, Va. while in Philadelphia, Pa. serving as United States senator to Richard Cocke, Shoal Bay, near Smithfield, Isle of Wight County, Va. reporting on activities of Congress. In particular, Tazewell refers to relations between France and the United States, the Alien and Sedition Acts and the banking situation.
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Source: Mrs. John Ashton Cocke of Portsmouth, VA.
See also the Mss. Sm Coll Tazewell Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary; and Mss. 92 T19 Tazewell Family Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
See Leonie Doss Cocke and Virginia Webb Cocke, <i>Cockes and Cousins</i> (Ann Arbor: Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1967), Vol. I, p. 16.
Henry Tazewell Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.