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Label
1821-1855
Inclusive dates
1821-1855
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1821-1855, of William Brent, Jr. (1783-1848) of Fairfax and Stafford Counties, Virginia, consisting of ten volumes of memoranda and commonplace books of William Brent, Jr. of Stafford County, Virginia. The volumes include a memorandum book given to his wife Winifred which includes a description of slaves, a record of plantation repairs, accounts of livestock slaughtered, observations on his children, and comments on political and religious matters. The commonplace books include notes and clippings of political events in the United States, South America, Brent family patents, and legal notes. There are numerous comments on the political system. There is a commonplace book of Arthur Lee Brent containing poetry and a record of historical persons and events
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Biographical or historical data
Member of House of Delegates, 1809-1811, Charge d'Affaires in Buenos Aires, 1844-1846; lived in Stafford and Fairfax Counties, Virginia.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
10
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000491086
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
Type of unit
v. (.75 cubic ft.).

Library Locations

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