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Floyd J. Whitehead Papers, 1808-1888

Title
Floyd J. Whitehead Papers, 1808-1888
ID
Mss. 65 W59
Extent
2.0 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
849 items
Scope and Contents
Dated 1805-1881.  Business and  personal letters and papers of Floyd L. Whitehead, Deputy Sheriff of Nelson County.  Included are day books and fee books of the county; Confederate tax forms for the listing of cattle and agriculture products on which ten percent, tax-in-kind was to be paid; and broadsides advertising lotteries for the District of Columbia, Monongalia Academy, the Dismal Swamp Company and of the State of Virginia.
Creators
Whitehead, Floyd L.
Subjects
Dismal Swamp Canal Company
Eastern State Hospital (Va.)
Merchants--Virginia--Nelson County
Nelson County (Va.)--History--19th century
Genres
Account books
Correspondence
Daybooks
Pamphlets
Languages
English

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Administrative Information

Acquired
12/30/1941.
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: C. J. Carrier.
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Preferred Citation
Floyd J. Whitehead Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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