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Bowles Papers, 1827-1870

Title
Bowles Papers, 1827-1870
ID
Mss. 39.2 B68
Extent
37.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Papers (mostly correspondence) of members of the Bowles family of Goochland County, Va. Includes correspondence of Matthew W. Webber of Shelby County, Tenn. with John L. Bowles and of William B. Webber as well as Civil War letters of Jesse R. Bowles (serving with the 55th Virginia Infantry Regiment near Petersburg), James V. Bowles (Chaffin's Farm, Henrico County, Va.) and John F. Bowles.
Creators
Bowles family
Bowles, James V.
Bowles, Jesse R.
Bowles, John F.
Bowles, John L.
Webber, Matthew W.
Subjects
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 55th
Goochland County (Va.)--History--19th century
Memorandums
Shelby County (Tenn.)--History
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Correspondence
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
05/1927.
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
Bowles Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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