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James Harris Papers, 1845-1854

James Harris Papers, 1845-1854
Mss. 39.2 H23
5.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Letters, 1845-1852, received by James Harris at Diana Mills, Buckingham County, Va. Several of the letters as well as a printed circular, 1854, concern tobacco prices and letter, 2 March [18]52, written by brother William A. Harris concerns estate of another brother Benjamin [Harris ?].
Harris, James (fl. 1845-1854)
Harris, William A.
Buckingham County (Va.)--History--19th century
Tobacco--Virginia--History--19th century

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Acquisition Note
 Source: Joseph K. Ruebush and Dan Holmes.
Related Materials

Virginia Historical Society:

Mss6:1 H2445:5, Locust Grove : a Harris plantation in Buckingham County and the people who lived there.  Compiled in 2009 by Joanne Yeck.

Mss1 AL546 c, Papers, 1829-1918, of the Allen family of Buckingham County, Va. Contain the papers of several generations of the Allen and related Harris families of Buckingham County, Va.

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James Harris Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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