Item Details

James Oldham Papers [manuscript] 1819-1823

Oldham, James; Eskridge, William S
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Related Title
University of Virginia Archives antebellum records.
Summary
The collection contains a letter from Oldham to Nelson Barksdale, the Proctor, 1819 April 3 proposing to undertake "carpenters and joiners work" for the buildings at the University of Virginia "for 5 cents below the standard referred to in your advertisement."
In a letter to A. S. Brockenbrough, 1822 December 4, Oldham submits an estimate of $12,000 for the carpenters and joiners work on the first floor of the library "including materials intire [sic] with the addition of the second story window frames + sashes."
Also a "true copy" by William S. Eskridge of Oldham's suit against the Rector, Board of Visitors and Proctor of the University of Virginia for non-payment, 1823 November 20.
Also arguments by A. S. Brockenbrough against Oldham's claims, and his objections to items in bills of Oldham, 1823.
Description
5 items.
Cite as
James Oldham Papers, 1819 -1823, Accession # 11866, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Notes
1822 Dec 4 letter and portions of 1823 suit: silked.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Transferred from UVa Chronological File, 2001.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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    3| 1822 Dec 4 letter and portions of 1823 suit: a| silked.
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    a| The collection contains a letter from Oldham to Nelson Barksdale, the Proctor, 1819 April 3 proposing to undertake "carpenters and joiners work" for the buildings at the University of Virginia "for 5 cents below the standard referred to in your advertisement."
    520
      
      
    a| In a letter to A. S. Brockenbrough, 1822 December 4, Oldham submits an estimate of $12,000 for the carpenters and joiners work on the first floor of the library "including materials intire [sic] with the addition of the second story window frames + sashes."
    520
      
      
    a| Also a "true copy" by William S. Eskridge of Oldham's suit against the Rector, Board of Visitors and Proctor of the University of Virginia for non-payment, 1823 November 20.
    520
      
      
    a| Also arguments by A. S. Brockenbrough against Oldham's claims, and his objections to items in bills of Oldham, 1823.
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    a| James Oldham Papers, 1819 -1823, Accession # 11866, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
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    a| SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Transferred from UVa Chronological File, 2001.
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    a| Oldham, James, d| active 1804-1831, e| plaintiff.
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    a| University of Virginia x| History.
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    a| University of Virginia x| Buildings.
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    a| University of Virginia Rotunda (Charlottesville, Va.)
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    a| University of Virginia v| Trials, litigation, etc.
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    a| Brockenbrough, Arthur Spicer, d| 1780-1832, e| recipient.
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    a| Barksdale, Nelson, e| recipient.
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    a| Eskridge, William S.
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    a| University of Virginia. b| Board of Visitors, e| defendant.
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    a| University of Virginia. b| Proctor, e| defendant.
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    a| University of Virginia Archives antebellum records.
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