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Brown, Coalter, Tucker Papers (III), 1838-1964

Brown, Coalter, Tucker Papers (III), 1838-1964
Mss. 65 B8555
5.0 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Papers and correspondence of three generations of the Brown Family of Virginia:  Frances (Fanny) Bland Coalter Brown and her husband, Henry Peronneau Brown (1838-1888),  J. Thompson and Cassie Tucker Brown (1890-1920) and  Frances Bland Brown and Fleming Sanders (1921-1964).
Organized into four series: Series 1:  Correspondence, Dated; Series 2:  Correspondence, Undated; Series 3:  Envelopes and Stamps; Series 4: Subject Files.
Brown, Coalter, and Tucker Family
Braxton family
Brown family
Brown, Cassie Dallas Tucker
Brown, Frances Bland Coalter (1835-1894)
Brown, Henry Peronneau (1883-1942)
Brown, John Thompson (1861-1921)
Brown, John Willcox (1886-)
Coalter family
Coleman, Mary Haldane Begg (1875-1967)
Saunders family
Saunders, Fleming
Saunders, Frances Bland Coalter Brown (1891)
Tyree family
Wingo family
Agriculture--Virginia--History--19th century
Bedford County (Va.)--History--19th century
Brown family
Coalter family
Deeds--Virginia--Bedford County
Legal documents
Nome (Alaska)--Description and travel
Saunders family
Tucker family
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Virginia--Social life and customs--19th century
Virginia Polytechnic Institute.
World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons
Financial records

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

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.
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
Gift in either 1947 or 1950.  Accessioned with either the Brown, Coalter, Tucker (I) or (II) Papers.
Related Materials

Mss. 65 B85 Brown, Tucker, Coalter Papers (I) and Mss. 65 B855 Brown, Tucker, Coalter Papers (II)

Manuscripts Artifact Collection (Mss. 1.03)

Artifacts have been transferred and further described in the Manuscripts Artifact Collection (Mss. 1.03). Artifacts with descriptions include: Green Felt SHS Pennant (65B8555.01) and Lock of Hair from Alfred Tucker (65B8555.02).

Preferred Citation
Brown, Tucker, Coalter Papers (III), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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