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Thomas Jefferson Collection, 1780-1949

Title
Thomas Jefferson Collection, 1780-1949
ID
Mss. Acc. 2008.221
Extent
0.2 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Artificial collection of material about Thomas Jefferson collected by various people and given to Special Collections.  Material includes publications about Thomas Jefferson and photostat and photocopies of his letters.

Includes an April 20, 1940 edition of "The Afro American" of Baltimore, Maryland with an article on Thomas Jefferson and his slaves.

Please see "Administrative Information" for information about acquisition.

Subjects
African Americans--Genealogy
African Americans--Virginia--History--18th century
African Americans--Virginia--History--19th century
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Slavery--Virginia--History
Slaves--Virginia--Social conditions
Genres
Letters (correspondence)
Newspapers
Pamphlets
Photocopies
Photostats
Programs
Transcripts
Languages
English

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Acquired
01/01/1940.
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: Donors include Mrs. Duncan, Ellen Bagby, Mr. B.D. Forster, Harold A. Larrabee, Randolph G. Adams, Isaac H. Clother, Page G. Whitmore and others..

Gifts.

Some items purchased throught John M. Okie.

Preferred Citation
Thomas Jefferson Collection, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Collection
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