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Amos Koontz Papers I, 1809-1965

Amos Koontz Papers I, 1809-1965
Mss. 65 K83
2.0 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
The collection consists mainly of certificates presented to Amos R. Koontz, M.D., by the army, together with his medals in a frame, and membership certificates in organizations. Included is a competition for designs for National Military Dress (1809); and shoemaker’s account books of Harden Keyser (1849-1861), one of which Mattie Keyser used as a scrapbook at a later period and in which she wrote autograph poems; a souvenir booklet of the Panama Pacific Exposition (1915); and genealogical information on the Koontz, Graves, Stocking, Guy, Snyder, Dolan, Brown and Bageant families.
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Koontz, Amos Ralph (1890-1965)
Kayser, Farden
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae
College of William and Mary--Students
Dolan family
First Families of Virginia
Frederick County (Va.)--Genealogy
Graves family
Guy family
Koontz family
Merchants--Virginia--Page County
Page County (Va.)--History
Page County (Va.)--History--19th century
Shoemakers--United States.
Snyder family
Society of the Cincinnati
Stocking family
Account books
Appointments (military records)
Clippings (information artifacts)
Resolutions (administrative records)

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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.
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Related Materials
Mss. 91 K83 and 1996.25 Amos Koontz Papers II
Preferred Citation
Amos Koontz Papers I, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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