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Riddle Papers, 1812-1915

Title
Riddle Papers, 1812-1915
ID
Mss. 65 R43
Extent
3.0 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
927 items
Scope and Contents
Papers, 1812-1915, of the Riddle family of Chambersburg, Pa., Baltimore, Md., and Charlestown, W. Va. Chiefly the correspondence and accounts of Horace R. Riddle, banker of Baltimore, Md. and Charles Town, W. Va. who was the agent for the receiver of the Bank of the Valley in Virginia. Collection also includes a farm account book, 1812-1832, of James Riddle of Chambersburg; and plans and specifications for re-modeling a house in Charles Town.
Other URL
http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/65_R43_Riddle.pdf
Subjects
Architecture, Domestic--West Virginia
Bank of the Valley in Virginia
Banks and banking--Virginia
Charles Town (W.Va.)--History--19th century
Legal documents
Riddle family
Genres
Correspondence
Financial records
Receipts (financial records)
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
12/30/1941.
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: C. J. Carrier of Bridgewater, Va..
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Preferred Citation
Riddle 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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