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James Thomas, Jr. Papers, 1851-1867

Title
James Thomas, Jr. Papers, 1851-1867
ID
Mss. 39.2 T38
Extent
176.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Papers, 1851-1867, of James Thomas, Jr., a tobacco dealer in Richmond, Va. mainly concerned with the tobacco trade and prices in the Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Baltimore markets. Consists of correspondence and financial papers.
Creators
Thomas, James. Jr.
Subjects
Merchants--Virginia--History--19th century
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Richmond (Va.)--History
Tobacco--Virginia--History--19th century
United States--Antebellum South--History
United States--Economic history
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Correspondence
Financial records
Receipts (financial records)
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
02/02/1939.
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.
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Preferred Citation
James Thomas, Jr. Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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