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John William Jones Papers, 1875-1893

Title
John William Jones Papers, 1875-1893
ID
Mss. 39.2 J72
Extent
45.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Letters, 1875-1893, received by John William Jones, Richmond, Va. as secretary of the Southern Historical Society. Most of the letters concern the Civil War. Correspondents include Edward Porter Alexander, Jubal A. Early, Horace Edwin Hayden, Andrew Atkinson Humphreys, Joseph E. Johnston, Charles Colcock Jones (concerning his A Roster of General Officers), Dabney H. Maury, Charles Landon Carter Minor, William Gordon McCabe, H. B. McClellan (concerning the twenty-fifth reunion at Gettysburg, 1888), William E. Peters and Virginia Hortense Woodruff Rodes. Letter, 21 April 1876, from Mary Sophia Hill concerns her treatment by Union soldiers.
Creators
Jones, John William (1836-1909)
Johnston, Joseph Eggleston (1807-1891)
Subjects
Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910
Early, Jubal Anderson, 1816-1894
Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863
Hayden, Horace Edwin, 1837-1917
Hill, Mary Sophia
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883
Jones, Charles Colcock, 1831-1893
Maury, Dabney Herndon, 1822-1900
McCabe, W. Gordon (William Gordon), 1841-1920
McClellan, Henry Brainerd, 1840-1904
Minor, Charles Landon Carter, 1835-1903
Peters, William Elisha
Rodes, Virginia Hortense Woodruff
Southern Historical Society
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States-- History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Veterans
Genres
Correspondence
Rosters
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
10/01/1935.
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: John Hart.
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Preferred Citation
John William Jones Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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