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Lassiter Papers, 1861-1928

Title
Lassiter Papers, 1861-1928
ID
Mss. 39.1 L33
Extent
954.0 Items
Scope and Contents

Papers (including correspondence and speeches); 1861-1928; of Francis Rives Lassiter and Charles Trotter Lassiter. Correspondence concerns Virginia Democratic Party, Prohibition, the Good Roads Movement, agriculture, and the presidential campaign of 1928. The collection includes a list of Petersburg, Va. volunteers in the American Civil War; letter copybooks of both men; and papers, 1910, relating to the death of Francis Rives Lassiter.  962 items and 8 volumes.

Acc. 2011.613 includes a letter, 12 August 1907, of Francis Rives Lassiter to William C. Schroeder.

Other URL
http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/39_1_L33_Lassiter.pdf
Creators
Lassiter, Francis Rives (1868-1909)
Lassiter, Charles Trotter (1870-1930)
Subjects
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Democratic Party (Va.)
Legal documents
Presidents--United States--Election--1928
Prohibition--United States--History
Prohibition--Virginia--History
Roads--Virginia
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Virginia--Politics and Government--19th century
Virginia--Politics and government--20th century
Virginia Good Roads Association
Genres
Account books
Agendas (administrative records)
Correspondence
Letter books
Publications
Speeches
Languages
English

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Acquired
01/21/1938.
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: Mrs. Charles T. Lassiter of Petersburg, Va.
Purchase. Acquisition information for material received after 7/13/2009 is available by consulting a Special Collections Research Center staff member.
Preferred Citation
Lassiter Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
Other Note
A PDF document of the inventory of series 1 is available online.
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