Item Details

Wythe County, Va., Mining Papers of John S. Noble and Thomas J. Boyd [manuscript] 1868-1882.

Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Summary
The collection contains twelve letters of John S. Noble and Thomas J. Boyd, 1866-1882, of the Wythe County Iron Company, concerning mining, land transactions and family affairs; three pen-and-ink drawings, 1880, by Noble, of the buildings and mechanical equipment, a pen-and-ink map of the property by Henry S. Noble; and miscellaneous papers pertaining to the property, 1872, 1881, including surveys, a modification in an option, a deed, receipts and a note for a loan. A letter of August 1868 mentions agitation in Wytheville over Negro suffrage and the presidential election.
Description
25 items.
Cite as
Wythe County, Va., Mining Papers of John S. Noble and Thomas J. Boyd, 1868-1882, Accession #14221, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund, 2007/2008.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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    a| The collection contains twelve letters of John S. Noble and Thomas J. Boyd, 1866-1882, of the Wythe County Iron Company, concerning mining, land transactions and family affairs; three pen-and-ink drawings, 1880, by Noble, of the buildings and mechanical equipment, a pen-and-ink map of the property by Henry S. Noble; and miscellaneous papers pertaining to the property, 1872, 1881, including surveys, a modification in an option, a deed, receipts and a note for a loan. A letter of August 1868 mentions agitation in Wytheville over Negro suffrage and the presidential election.
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    a| Wythe County, Va., Mining Papers of John S. Noble and Thomas J. Boyd, 1868-1882, Accession #14221, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
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    a| SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund, 2007/2008.
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    a| Boyd Coal and Iron Lands.
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    a| Wythe County Iron Company.
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    a| African Americans x| Suffrage z| Virginia z| Wytheville.
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    a| Iron industry and trade z| Virginia.
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    a| Presidents z| United States x| Election y| 1868.
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    a| Wythe County (Va.) x| History.
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    a| Advertisements. 2| aat
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    a| Letters (Correspondence) 2| aat
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    a| Maps. 2| aat
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    a| Boyd, Thomas Jefferson, d| 1804-1893, e| correspondent.
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    a| Noble, John S., d| 1806-1887, e| correspondent.
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    a| MSS 14221 Folder 2 w| ALPHANUM i| X030269793 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT

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