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William Rickman Papers, 1776-1780

Title
William Rickman Papers, 1776-1780
ID
Mss. 91 R42
Extent
0.1 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Photocopies of genealogical notes relating to Dr. William Rickman (d. 1783) of Kittiewan, Charles City, Va., former director of the Continental Hospital of Virginia, 1776-1780. Includes copies of will, letter, biographical material, as well as general information about medicine in Revolutionary Virginia and photocopies of published materials on the topic.
Subjects
Continential Hospital of Virginia
Medicine--Practice--Virginia
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
United States--History--Revolutionary War--Hospitals
United States--Revolutionary War--1775-1783
Virginia--History--18th century
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Genres
Correspondence
Financial records
Genealogies
Receipts (financial records)
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
10/28/1991.
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: Mildred Vehrs, of Hermiston, Oregon.
Gift
Preferred Citation
William Rickman Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Collection
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