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Label
1847-1882
Inclusive dates
1847-1882
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Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1847-1882, of Hunter Holmes Marshall (1820-1896) of Charlotte County and Richmond, Virginia, containing correspondence concerning cases in which Marshall is involved as an attorney; his law partnership with Wood Bouldin (1810-1876); his judgship of and removal under federal law of the 3rd Virginia judicial district; his successor on the bench; Virginia during Reconstruction; North Carolina state debt; Marshall's son's schooling; vacancy of a professorship at the University of Virginia; a request to help get an old friend out of the asylum; various railroads in Virginia, including the Richmond and Danville Railroad; and Marshall's appointment to a committee for a masquerade and ball at White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. Papers also include legal notes for cases, two poems, one in Marshall's hand, and resolutions of respect on the death of Wood Bouldin
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Biographical or historical data
Hunter Holmes Marshall was born in Charlotte County, Virginia, in February 1820. He earned his master's degree from the University of Virginia, then read law. After practicing in Charlotte County and vicinity, Marshall was elected judge of the circuit court. He was judge of the 3rd Virginia circuit when removed by federal law in 1869. After his removal, he moved to Richmond, Virginia, and commenced a practice with Wood Bouldin (1810-1876). Their firm was counsel for the Richmond and Danville Railroad, and Marshall remained in that position after Bouldin was elevated to the bench. Marshall married Sarah Stith (b. ca. 1825) and they had three children. Marshall died in Charlotte County 5 June 1896.
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Vi
Form designation
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;
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(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
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
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
1
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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001540702
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01
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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.
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reel.

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