The Resource (microform)

(microform)

Label
1762-1907
Inclusive dates
1762-1907
Creator
Contributor
Collector
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1762-1907 (bulk 1816-1857), of the Garland family of Lynchburg, Virginia, particularly Samuel Garland and the law firm of Samuel and Maurice H. Garland, and the mercantile firm of Garland & Roy. Includes accounts, business records, correspondence, legal records, and deeds, primarily relating to court cases, business dealings, the settlement of estates, and the purchasing of goods and services. Also includes the business and personal correspondence of John B. Roy. Of note is a letter from Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Garland, 4 August 1823, regarding the payment of a debt from the proceeds of land deal in Bedford County, Virginia, and a report on the Battle at Arkansas Post on 10-11 January 1863, written by Robert R. Garland, Colonel of the 6th Texas Infantry. The last items on the reels are letters from various Garland family members to Robert Alonzo Brock concerning the genealogy of the Garland family
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Received
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Samuel Garland was an attorney in Lynchburg, Virginia and was also involved in the mercantile business.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Garland family papers
Funding information
Filming funded by The Library of Virginia Foundation with the support of The Roller-Bottimore Foundation and The Robins Foundation.
Location of originals duplicates
The Huntington Library;
Label
(microform)
Note
  • This collection forms part of the Robert Alonzo Brock Collection at The Huntington Library, San Marino, California
  • The Robert Alonzo Brock Collection was filmed by The Huntington Library in cooperation with The Library of Virginia with funding provided by The Library of Virginia Foundation with the support of The Roller-Bottimore Foundation and The Robins Foundation
  • Microfilmed as arranged by The Huntington Library
Base of film
safety base polyester
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
3
Generation
service copy
Immediate source of acquisition
The Library of Virginia Foundation, The Roller-Bottimore Foundation, and The Robins Foundation
Positive negative aspect
negative
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001529062
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01
ReductionRatioRange
low reduction ratio
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Terms governing use
Should you wish to quote from or reproduce images of any of the materials, you must write to the Librarian of the Huntington Library, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108, requesting formal permission to do so. Please note that you do not have to obtain permission if you are quoting fewer than fifty words, or if you are only citing the document. Images made with microfilm-reader printers are for research use only and may not be used for publication without permission.
Type of unit
reels.

Library Locations

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