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Robert Lawson Papers, 1794-1840

Title
Robert Lawson Papers, 1794-1840
ID
Mss. 39.2 L44
Extent
4.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Letter, 1794, of Robert Stephen, Berkeley County, Va. [now W. Va.] to Robert Lawson near Lexington, Ky., inquiring about land owned by Adam Stephen in Kentucky; correspondence, 1840, of Joel R. Poinsett with William Gordon and William Key Bond concerning military bounty land; and letter, 1835, of Peter Hagner to Richard Mentor Johnson concerning Revolutionary War records of Charles Bradford, Henry Heth, Benjamin Lawson, Claiborne Lawson, and Robert Lawson.
Creators
Lawson, Robert
Subjects
Bounties, Military--Virginia
Bradford, Charles
Heth, Henry
Lawson, Benjamin
Lawson, Claiborne
Pensions, Military--United States--Revolution, 1775-1783
Genres
Correspondence
Languages
English

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Administrative Information

Acquired
01/01/1930.
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: Charles F. Heartman.
Gift
Preferred Citation
Robert Lawson Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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