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James M. Owens Collection of Madison Family Material, 1776-1953

James M. Owens Collection of Madison Family Material, 1776-1953
Mss. 65 Ow2
6.5 Cubic Feet
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1300 items
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, notes, typescripts, and genealogical charts of James M. Owens concerning genealogy of the Madison family of Virginia with emphasis on President James Madison and Bishop James Madison. Includes photocopies of letters of President James Madison and Bishop James Madison; and two original letters, 1804 and 1832, of James Madison and one, 1846, of John Quincy Adams.
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Owens, James M.
Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)
Madison, James (1749-1812)
Madison, James, Jr. (1751-1836)
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848
Madison, James, 1751-1836
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Administrative Information

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.
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Acquisition Note
 Source: Mrs. James M. Owens of Shreveport, La..
Related Materials
See other papers by Bishop James Madison; Bishop James Madison Letter to John Norton, 1776, Bishop James Madison Letter to William White, 1795, Bishop James Madison Letter to James Breckiridge, 1805, Office of the President, James Madison, 1775-1979 (UA 2.03), Petition of the President and Professors, 1787 (UA 96), and the Bishop James Madison Papers (Mss. 65 Pst). See also; James Madison Papers, Duke University Libraries.
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James M. Owens Collection of Madison Family Material, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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