The Resource (microform)

(microform)

Label
1768-1908
Inclusive dates
1768-1908
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Included are selected papers for the Crittenden, Jones, and Tyler families, filmed for the College of William & Mary from originals at the Library of Congress
  • The first portion of records consists mainly of letters by numerous correspondents to John J. Crittenden in Kentucky. The date range for theses letters is 1823-1862. Included are a few letters by Hugh Mercer to Major John Lee, 1799-1800, as well as the will of T. James Lyle of Manchester, Chesterfield County, Virginia, probated 1819
  • Letters of the Jones family consist mainly of the exchange between the brothers Thomas Jones, Northumberland County, Virginia, and Walter Jones, Scotland, and Williamsburg, Virginia, where he attended the College of William & Mary. The date range is 1768-1790. Also included is a copy of the Virginia Almanack for 1790, published in Richmond by Thomas Nicholson
  • The Tyler papers include letters to and from John Tyler (1790-1862), 1838-1856, Sherwood Forest, Charles City County, Virginia, as well as correspondence of Lyon Gardiner Tyler (1853-1935), 1888-1908, including his application for the presidency of the College of William & Mary
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Action
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Biographical or historical data
  • John J. Crittenden (1787-1863) was a Kentucky lawyer and statesman of Frankfort, Franklin County.
  • John Tyler (1790-1862) of Charles City County, Virginia, was a lawyer, Virginia legislator and governor, and U.S. president.
  • Lyon Gardiner Tyler (1853-1935) of Charles City County, Virginia, was president of the College of William & Mary until 1919.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
Label
(microform)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
vesicular
Extent
1
Generation
unknown
Positive negative aspect
negative
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000497055
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
b
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
reel.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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