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James Poyntz Nelson Papers, 1866-1926

Title
James Poyntz Nelson Papers, 1866-1926
ID
Mss. 39.2 N33
Extent
0.2 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Papers, 1866-1926, of James Poyntz Nelson. Includes letters, poems and articles as well as genealogical notes concerning the Nelson family and photographs including a photograph of Edward S. Joynes.
Creators
Nelson, James Poyntz (1849-1929)
Berkholtz, W.E.
Subjects
Authors, American--20th century
Genealogy
Joynes, Edward S.
Nelson family
Railroads
United States--American Authors
Genres
Correspondence
Photographs
Poems
Languages
English

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Acquired
10/01/1937.
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

1937:  Purchase.  L. H. Viereckt of Richmond, Va.

2005.24:  Gift, Bookworm & Silverfish

Related Materials
See also J. P. Nelson's wife's papers; Olive Nelson Commonplace Book, 1901 (Mss. MsV Co4) and Mss. MsV Ad121-125 James Poyntz Nelson Manuscript Volumes, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Preferred Citation
James Poyntz Nelson Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Finding Aid Revisions:
Accessions were intellectually combined in 2009 by Anne Johnson.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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