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Ayres Papers, 1833-1855

Title
Ayres Papers, 1833-1855
ID
Mss. 39.2 Ay7
Extent
11.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, 1833-1855, of members of the Ayres family including John W. Ayres at Chillicothe and Cincinnati, Ohio; and Fort Madison and Agency City, Iowa (with his father John B. Ayres at Diana Mills, Buckingham County, Va.), Robert H. Ayres, Hillsboro, Ohio and Jackson, Tenn. (with John B. Ayres, Matthias L. Ayres and Suckie Ayres) and Nathan W. Ayres (with Matthias L. Ayres and William Ford & Co., Richmond, Va. Letters concern the Methodist Church, abolitionists, politics, Thomsonian medicine; and passing the examination to be admitted to practice law in Iowa.
Creators
Ayres family
Subjects
Abolitionists
Buckingham County (Va.)--History--19th century
Cincinnati (Ohio)--History--19th century
Iowa--History--19th century
Medicine, Botanic
Methodist Church--Virginia--History--19th century
Ohio--History--19th century
Virginia--Politics and Government--19th century
Genres
Correspondence
Languages
English

Administrative Information

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: Joseph K. Ruebush and Dan Holmes.
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Preferred Citation
Ayres Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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