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Scope and Contents This order book contains information about the members and actions of the Virginia Militia's 144th regiment of Rockbridge County between 1834 and 1843.
Dates: Inclusive 1834-1843
Scope and Contents This collection includes three original George Washington letters and multiple copies and transcripts of letters. Originals include a letter from Washington to Capt. William Bronaugh dated January 18, 1775, a letter to the "Officers and Soldiers of the Militia in the Counties of Hunterdon, Burlington, Gloucester, Salem and Cumberland," 1777, encouraging them to fight for freedom, and a letter dated August 26, 1787, from George Washington to his nephew, George Augustine Washington, with...
Dates: 1775 - 1798
Scope and Contents This collection contains James McDowell's General, Division, Brigade, and Regimental manuscripts order books.
Collection — Container: RHS Collections #0083 - #0087, Folder: 1-2
Scope and Contents This collection includes information on Captain John McDowell's company and Captain John McKittrick's company.
Scope and Contents Series 1 of this collection primarily covers the period from 1763 through Samuel McDowell Reid's death in 1869. There are also a few later items dealing chiefly with his estate. The bulk of the papers deals with business matters. Documents concern such matters as the James River and Kanawha Company, the North River Navigation Company, Washington College's relationship with the Society of the Cincinnati, slavery, and the financial dealings of John Robinson and the Hare family. ...
Dates: 1760 - 1896
Scope and Contents This collection consists of rosters of the Rockbridge County Militia, 1st Battalion, 8th Regiment.
Dates: 1841 - 1862
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a record book with accounts of fines, battalion count, and regiment count.
Dates: Inclusive 1843-1851
- Subject: Militia X
- Virginia. Militia. Regiment, 144th 2
- Bronaugh, William 1
- Carrington, Charles S., Mrs. 1
- Crawford, D. R., Dr. 1
- Hare family 1
- Henry, Patrick 1
- James River and Kanawha Company (Richmond, Va.) 1
- Jefferson, Thomas 1
- Lee, Richard Henry 1
- McDowell, James 1
- Reid family 1
- Reid, Andrew Franklin 1
- Reid, Samuel McDowell 1
- Robinson, John 1
- Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Virginia 1
- Virginia. Militia 1
- Virginia. Militia. Rockbridge County. 1st Battalion. Regiment, 8th 1
- Washington Academy (Lexington, Va.) 1
- Washington College (Lexington, Va.) 1
- Washington, George 1
- Washington, George Augustine 1 ∧ less