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Peter W. Ferrell Papers, 1840-1906

Peter W. Ferrell Papers, 1840-1906
Mss. 65 F41
0.5 Cubic Feet
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Papers, 1840-1906, of Peter W. Ferrell of Danville, Va. Includes correspondence, 1860-1873, concerning family news, debts, and the shipping of staves. Correspondents include his brother James O. Ferrell, a teacher at the Kentucky Military Institute, Farmdale, Ky.; his brother-in-law John M. Sutherlin of New Orleans, La.; and various companies in Halifax County, Va.
Ferrell, Peter W. (fl. 1866-1873)
Ferrell, James O.
Sutherlin, John M.
Coopers and cooperage--Virginia
Danville (Va.)--History--19th century
Halifax County (Va.)--History--19th century
Kentucky Military Institute (1845-1971)
Financial records

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Peter W. Ferrell Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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