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Executive Committee of the Seventh Ward Relief Association of Philadelphia minute book

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0111
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a minute book kept by the Executive Committee of the Seventh Ward Relief Association of Philadelphia during 1857 and 1858. It includes clippings of editorials in Phildelphia Evening Journal from 1860-1864.
Dates: Inclusive Nov. 27, 1857- March 27, 1858

George Hancock Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0054
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence written while Hancock was in Philadelphia as a representative of Virginia in the 3rd and 4th U.S. Congresses. The letter of Dec. 15, 1793, describes his living conditions and comments on the Algerian capture of American vessels; that of March 25, 1796, gives instructions to his overseer in Botetourt County, Va.
Dates: Inclusive 1793-1796

John Hancock Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0032
Scope and Contents This letter from March 24, 1791 to Henry Knox discusses Hancock's sending two quintals of fish to be shipped from Boston to Philadelphia.
Dates: 1791

Parke Rouse Typescript

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0018
Scope and Contents This collection is a typescript of Rouse's book 'The great wagon road from Philadelphia to the south,' which contains editorial notes.
Dates: 1973

Sam Houston Letcher Letter

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0445
Scope and Contents In this letter to Colonel Benjamin B. Jordan, dated April 1, 1880, Letcher asks for advice on a potential business transaction. Philidelphia and Harrisonburg are both mentioned.
Dates: 1880-04-01