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This collection was reprocessed during spring and summer 2019. Individual items that were part of collection now have unique collection names and finding aids with collection numbers between C0350-C0373 and are housed together in one box.
Virginia historical documents C0034
Published by George Mason University Libraries
Special Collections Research Center staff created this collection from small donations of historical documents.
The Virginia Historical Documents collection was created out of many small donations of materials that were accessioned by the Special Collections Research Center over the course of many years. Documents range from late 16th and early 17th century Raleigh family letters, court documents from the 18th and 19th centuries, which include summons and slave receipts, and material from the Fairfax family. Also included are Mason family documents and Civil War letters. Lastly, there are 20th Century postcards depicting Colonial Virginia and a request answered by Senator Harry Byrd about attending the 1945 Presidential Inauguration.
There are no access restrictions.
There are no restrictions on personal use. Permission to publish material from Virginia Historical Documents must be obtained from Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.
The Special Collections Research Center also holds the Northern Virginia Civil War Images Collection.
Fairfax, Denny Martin, 1725?-1800
Virginia historical documents collection, C0034, Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.
Collection donated by Susan J. Brennan in 1985 and Dartmouth College Library in 1993. Additional documents acquired from various sources between 2005-2012.
Processed by Special Collections and Archives staff. EAD markup completed by Eron Ackerman and Jordan Patty in August 2009. Updated by Zac Greenfield in July 2017.