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144th Regiment Militia (Va.) Order Book

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0401
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

George Washington Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0012
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

James McDowell Order Books

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0078
Scope and Contents This collection contains James McDowell's General, Division, Brigade, and Regimental manuscripts order books.
Dates: 1814

Militia

 Collection — Container: RHS Collections #0083 - #0087, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: RHS-Coll-0086
Scope and Contents This collection includes information on Captain John McDowell's company and Captain John McKittrick's company.
Dates: 1943-10-25

Reid Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0027
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

Rockbridge County Militia, 1st Battalion, 8th Regiment Records

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0128
Scope and Contents This collection consists of rosters of the Rockbridge County Militia, 1st Battalion, 8th Regiment.
Dates: 1841 - 1862

Virginia Militia 144th Regiment Record Book

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0079
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a record book with accounts of fines, battalion count, and regiment count.
Dates: Inclusive 1843-1851