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William Cabell Rives Papers, 1824-1864

Title
William Cabell Rives Papers, 1824-1864
ID
Mss. 73s R52
Extent
8.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Letters, 1824-1864, written by William Cabell Rives of "Castle Hill," Albemarle County, Va. to William MacCreery Burwell, Mahlon Dickerson, Robert Selden Garnett, Doctor Robert W. Haxall and John Milton Niles discussing his political philosophy reflecting his change from the Democratic to the Whig Party, plans for visits, and family news.
Creators
Rives, William C. (William Cabell) (1793-1868)
Subjects
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae
United States--Politics and Government
Virginia--Politics and Government
Whig Party (U.S.)
Genres
Correspondence
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
12/01/1973.
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: Maury Bromson and Doris Harris.
Purchases
Preferred Citation
William Cabell Rives Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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