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Lambert-Sheetz Family Papers, 1818-1907

Lambert-Sheetz Family Papers, 1818-1907
Mss. 65 L18
770.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Papers, 1814-1907, of the Lambert and Sheetz families of Augusta and Shenandoah counties. Include papers of Daniel H. Lambert, Staunton, Va. including his orders as a conscript in the Confederate Army in 1864 and his Oath of Allegiance to the United States in July 1865. Also include letters received by James and Joseph L. Sheetz, Woodstock, Shenandoah County and a single page extra newspaper issued by The Valley Virginian at the time of the riot, 3 November 1883,in Danville, Va.
Lambert-Sheetz family
Augusta County (Va.)--History--19th century
Danville (Va.)--History--19th century
Danville (Va.)--Riot, 1883
Lambert, Daniel Henry, 1852-1930
Legal documents
Rockingham County (Va.)--History--19th century
Sheetz, James
Sheetz, Joseph L
Shenandoah County (Va.)--History--19th century
Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.)--History
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Administrative Information

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Acquisition Note
 Source: C. J. Carrier.
Preferred Citation
Lambert-Sheetz Family Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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