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Scott Family Papers, 1793-1913

Title
Scott Family Papers, 1793-1913
ID
Mss. 65 Sco9
Extent
377.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Papers, 1793-1913, of the Scott family of Powhatan County, Va. Includes correspondence and papers, 1793-1832, concerning the estates of John Scott and Edward Scott of Manakin Ferry and papers of Edward Scott, Jr., Mrs. Margaret Scott, E. B. Scott, John D. Scott and Daniel Selden. Letters, 1873-1874, include those from R. J. Hackley aboard a freighter sailing in the waters near Japan.
Creators
Scott family
Subjects
Merchant marine--United States
Powhatan County (Va.)
United States--Antebellum South--History
Genres
Correspondence
Financial records
Receipts (financial records)
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
03/06/1940.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. 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.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Richmond Antique Shop.
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Preferred Citation
Scott Family Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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