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Wilson, William



Treasurer, W&L, 1803-1840. Postmaster, Lexington.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Anderson, William A., 1821-07-14

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents

This file contains a land grant for William A. Anderson for fifty five and a half acres of land in Rockbridge County along the South River. The file also includes a typescript document verifying the original land grant's validity, certified by the Commonwealth of Virginia's Land Office in Richmond, as well as a handrawn map of the area.

Dates: 1821-07-14

Bacon House, 1948-08-30

 File — Box 1, Folder: 16
Scope and Contents

This file consists of a typescript coopy of a letter with the title "The Bacon Home - Extracts from a Letter of Jennie Bacon Lacy." The letter includes familial information and a history of the house from the perspective of a family member.

Dates: 1948-08-30

Brady House, 1960-01-05

 File — Box 1, Folder: 24
Scope and Contents

This file consists of a historic and architectural analysis of the Brady House at Buffalo Forge. The manuscript includes information on the construction of the forge, as well as first hand stories from the Brady's relayed to the author of the manuscript. Also includes photographs of key architectural features and sketches of forge design. Includes sketched floorplan. Written by Toon Tellegen.

Dates: 1960-01-05

Wilson, Whitmore, and Firebaugh Letters

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0638
Scope and Contents The collection consists of three letters dating to the American Civil War era. The first two were written by Captain Jacob J. Whitmore to William A. Wilson on matters of business. In them, Whitmore discusses the effect of the war on his ability to conduct business and the movement of his regiment from Alleghany mountain. The third letter is unrelated and written by an unknown author to her friend Lizzie Firebaugh. This letter discusses family matters and the status of several male relatives...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1861 - 1864

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Archival Object 3
Collection 1
Virginia -- James River 2
Virginia -- Lexington 2
American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865) 1
Correspondence 1
Historic buildings 1