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Luttrell-Cooke Papers, 1820-1900

Title
Luttrell-Cooke Papers, 1820-1900
ID
Mss. 65 L97
Extent
443.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Personal papers and business accounts; 1820-1900; of the Luttrell and Cooke families of Rappahannock and Culpeper Counties. Includes correspondence (personal and business) between Luttrell and Cooke families, the Garth family, Ficklen family, and family in West Virginia. Papers discuss Buchanan's inauguration, Sons of Temperance, and the difficulties of a doctor trying to establish a practice at Bridgewater, Va. Also includes letters; 1853-1859; from family in Missouri which discuss living conditions, abolitionist activities, agricultural pursuits, and other.
Other URL
http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/65_L97_Luttrell-Cooke.pdf
Creators
Lutrell family
Cooke family
Subjects
Agriculture--United States--History--19th century
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century
Culpeper County (Va.)--History--19th century
Ficklen family
Garth family
Medicine--Practice--Virginia
Merchants--Virginia--History--19th century
Rappahannock County (Va.)--History--19th century
United States--Abolition--History
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Correspondence
Financial records
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
03/25/1940.
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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Related Materials
See also; Cook-Luttrell Papers (Mss. 65 C77), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Preferred Citation
Luttrell-Cooke 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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