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John Taylor Papers, 1786-1820

Title
John Taylor Papers, 1786-1820
ID
Mss. 39.2 T21
Extent
2.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Letter, 30 December 1820, of John Taylor of Caroline to an unidentified recipient, opposing the formation of a geographical party because of the possibility of the dissolution of the Union; and discussing a just system of weights and measures as one step towards the cementing of the Union. Also, assignment, 4 September 1786, of the right to a bond of George Mitchell, by Nicolas Brumm to Sarah Huston, witnessed by John Reynolds and John Taylor.
Creators
Taylor, John (1753-1824)
Subjects
Jeffersonian Democrats
Legal documents
Political parties--United States--History--19th century
Virginia--Politics and Government
Virginia House of Delegates
Genres
Correspondence
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
07/01/1927.
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: A. D. Barter of Plainfield, NJ.
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Preferred Citation
John Taylor Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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