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Henry Tazewell Papers, 1795-1798

Title
Henry Tazewell Papers, 1795-1798
ID
Mss. 39.2 T25
Extent
13.0 Items
Scope and Contents
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.
Creators
Tazewell, Henry (1753-1799)
Subjects
Alien and Sedition laws, 1798
Banks and banking--United States--History
France--Foreign relations--United States
Tazewell family
United States--Foreign relations--1783-1815
United States--Foreign relations--France
Genres
Correspondence
Typescripts
Languages
English

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Administrative Information

Acquired
06/01/1927.
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: Mrs. John Ashton Cocke of Portsmouth, VA.
Related Materials
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.
Related Publications
See Leonie Doss Cocke and Virginia Webb Cocke, <i>Cockes and Cousins</i> (Ann Arbor: Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1967), Vol. I, p. 16.
Preferred Citation
Henry Tazewell Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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