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John B. Colin Papers, 1816-1852

Title
John B. Colin Papers, 1816-1852
ID
Mss. 39.2 C70
Extent
7.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Papers of John B. Colin, Richmond, Va., a printer. Correspondents include Elijah Fletcher (release of a deed of trust and trying to procure red ink), Richard H. Toler (difficult business conditions in Lynchburg, Va.), and Maria Shepherd (concern that her [son ?] Samuel will go to the California gold mines). Includes bill for typeface received by Shepherd & Colin.
Creators
Colin, John B. (1816-1852)
Fletcher, Elijah (1789-1858)
Shepherd & Colin
Shepherd, Maria
Toler, Richard H. (1799-1848)
Subjects
California--Gold discoveries
Lynchburg (Va.)--History--19th century
Printers--Virginia--19th century
Printers--Virginia--Richmond
Genres
Correspondence
Invoices
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
06/1927.
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: Henry Harris.
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Preferred Citation
John B. Colin Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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