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Abbot E. Smith Papers, 1930-1939

Title
Abbot E. Smith Papers, 1930-1939
ID
Mss. 79 Svo5
Extent
1.5 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
2365.00 items
Scope and Contents
Research notes, 1930-1939, compiled by historian Abbot E. Smith for his monograph, <i>Colonists in Bondage: White Servitude and Convict Labor in America, 1607-1766</i>. His notes cover indentured servitude in the colonies -- convicts shipped to the colonies, legal status of indentured servants and their life in the colonies during the 17th and 18th centuries.
Other URL
http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/79_Svo5_Smith__Abbot.pdf
Creators
Smith, Abbot E. (b. 1906)
Subjects
Authors, American--20th century
Colonial period, ca. 1609-1774
Penal colonies, British
Genres
Manuscripts (document genre)
Notebooks
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
04/30/1979.
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: Abbot E. Smith.
Gift
Preferred Citation
Abbot E. Smith Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
Other Note
A PDF document of this inventory is available online.
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