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Burtis Family Papers, 1847, 1934

Burtis Family Papers, 1847, 1934
Mss. Acc. 2008.356
0.1 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Letter from A.P. Baugh [Abner P. Baugh] certifying that "after an examination of the dwelling house belonging to C.E.D. Burtis, situated near Bumpass, Va, it is my opinion that $250 will be ample to put the builidng in good condition..." April 20, 1934.  Letter from S.R. Jeter, Ashland, Virginia, to C.E.D. Burtis in Bumpass, Virginia telling him how to change his beneficiary with Winance (?) Council #60.  Handwritten notations about construction costs.  Pencil drawing of a house and yard with a covered bridge.  Reverse notation, "to A.G. Disosway from M.R. Disosway, March 3, 1847."
Disosway family.
Baugh, Abner P.
Burtis, Charles E.D.
Building inspectors
Construction contractor
Louisa County (Va.)--History--19th century
Louisa County (Va.)--History--20th century
Drawings (visual works)

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Acquisition Note
Found in The Beauties of Bosphorus by Miss Pardoe, London, 1838, owned by Charles E.D. Burtis.
Preferred Citation
Burtis Family Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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