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Charles H. Dimmock Papers, 1826-1872

Title
Charles H. Dimmock Papers, 1826-1872
ID
Mss. 65 D59
Extent
1.0 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
24 items
Scope and Contents
Papers, 1826-1872, of Charles Dimmock and Charles Henry Dimmock. Includes sketch of the life of Charles H. Dimmock; a manuscript volume containing a journal of a voyage from Norfolk to Madeira and farm journal of "Shabby Hall," Gloucester County, Va.; travel diary, 1826, of Charles Dimmock concerning travels in Venice and Germany; and papers concerning the service of Charles Henry Dimmock in the engineer's corps in the Confederate Army, some of which include work at Yorktown, Va. and having slaves help build ramparts at Petersburg, Va.
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Other URL
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Creators
Dimmock, Charles H. (Charles Henry) (1831-1873)
Dimmock, Charles (d. 1863)
Subjects
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century
Confederate States of America. Army. Engineer's Corps
Dimmock, Charles Henry, 1831-1873
Farm management--Southern States--History--19th century
Farm management--Virginia--History--19th century
Germany--Description and travel--19th century
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century
Italy--Description and travel--19th century
Madeira Islands--Description and travel--19th century
Siege of Petersburg, Va. (Richmond-Petersburg Campaign), 1864-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--African Americans
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Correspondence
Diaries
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Languages
English

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Administrative Information

Acquired
10/26/1965.
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. Elizabeth Noland.
Deposit
Preferred Citation
Charles H. Dimmock Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
Other Note
A PDF document of this inventory is available online.
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