The Resource Harris oversize papers, 1821-1900

Harris oversize papers, 1821-1900

Label
Harris oversize papers, 1821-1900
Title
Harris oversize papers, 1821-1900
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Includes oversize John T. Harris political papers and other miscellaneous documents. Materials include: certificate signed by Benjamin Harrison appointing him as Virginia's representative at the World's Columbian Exposition of 1892; a land grant to Joel S. Graves, signed by Thomas M. Randolph, Gov. of Va., 1821; and a sheet dated March 11, 1861, signed by members of the provisional government of secession (Civil War) from South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, and Alabama (copy?). Various other miscellaneous newspaper clippings are also included
Note
Forms part of: John T. Harris papers, 1771-1937. See overall collection record for more comprehensive information.
Related
Is part of
Cataloging source
VMC
Label
Harris oversize papers, 1821-1900
Link
http://www.lib.jmu.edu/special/manuscripts/2025Harris.aspx
Arrangement
SERIES V. Oversize.
Control code
18811181
Cumulative index finding aids
See web link for Finding Aid.
Extent
1 flat box with 2 folders.
Governing access note
For use, see Special Collections librarian
Immediate source of acquisition
On deposit from the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society (see the Nov. 1985 contract)
Note
For more detailed information on Series I-IV, see OCLC records 18774133, 18793444, 18800175, and 18805546, respectively.

Library Locations

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