Item Details

Papers of the Fowke Family [manuscript] 1816-19, & 1867-1977.

Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Summary
Business papers, 1887-1906, of R.J. Fowke, pilot of the barge Louisa include a bill of lading, carrying orders from lumber dealers, his assessments & dues receipts as a member of the Mutual life association, masters and pilots of steam vessels, Washington Harbor, no. 31, and other bills of receipts. Genealogical material of the families include copies of Bible records, a copy of a deed, 1672, to Anne Fowke for a Stafford Co., VA. land patent, copied extracts, and articles and clippings, 1920-1977, that mention family members. The collection also contains 2 pocket memorandum books, 1816-19 (Gentlemen's annual pocket rembrancer), of Thomas Jenkins with accounts and farm entries, and a pocket account book, 1869, possibly of Robert Reed of interest is a letter, 1870, re shad fishing.
Description
ca. 75 items.
Cite as
Fowke Family Papers, 1816-19, & 1867-1977 Accession #6589-e, Special Collections, University of Virginia library, Charlottesville, Va.
Technical Details
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