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Charles Triplett O'Ferrall Papers, 1856-1904

Title
Charles Triplett O'Ferrall Papers, 1856-1904
ID
Mss. 39.1 Of2
Extent
453.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Papers (including business and personal correspondence and accounts), chiefly 1867-1893, of Charles T. O'Ferrall, member of the Democratic Party, lawyer, judge, Congressman and governor. His papers include a daybook, 1865-1866, of the American Hotel, Staunton, Va.; his fee book, 1869-1873; and papers concerning legal cases. Collection includes letters, 11 December 1868-18 February 1869 and 1877, of O'Ferrall's first wife, Annie McLain Hand O'Ferrall ; his brothers, R.H. O'Ferrall, and I. Frank O'Ferrall, and his cousin, F. K. O'Ferrall.
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Creators
O'Ferrall, Charles Triplett (1840-1905)
Subjects
American Hotel (Staunton, Va.)
Democratic Party (Va.)
Hotels--United States--History--19th century.
Hotels--Virginia.
Lawyers--Virginia--History.
Legal documents.
Practice of law--Virginia--History.
Rockingham County (Va.)--History--19th century.
U.S. House of Representatives
Virginia--Governors
Virginia--Politics and Government--19th century.
Virginia House of Delegates
Genres
Account books.
Correspondence
Languages
English

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Administrative Information

Acquired
02/02/1937.
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
Purchased from Joseph K. Ruebush in 1937 and a gift from Mrs. and Mrs. William H. Hunter of Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Acc. 1980.16 was received on 8/4/1980.
Related Publications
Charles T. O'Ferrall, <i>Forty Years of Public Service</i> (New York and Philadelphia, 1904).
Preferred Citation
Charles Triplett O'Ferrall Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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