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Broadside Collection

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  • Eulogium sacred to the memory of George Washington
  • National intelligencer -- extra
  • American publications
  • Catalogue of books
  • Theatre
  • Congress. House of Representatives
  • Text of proposed voting rights act
  • Do you know your ABCs?
  • Hiking songs
  • Catalogue
  • Preamble and resolution
  • The Upper Mattaponi
  • Songs for "Sunday sings"
  • War Camp Community Service song sheet
  • Republicans read
  • Free country music show
  • Colored people's celebration at Richmond, Va.
  • Free the free schools
  • Souvenir of the Battle of Newmarket, Va.
  • A curiosity in chancery
  • $100 reward!
  • R.F. & P.R.R. week-end rates to Atlantic City
  • Trustee's sale
  • The father's words
  • Opening ceremonies
  • Notice to hunters
  • By the President of the United States
  • Remember Ellsworth
  • Dear liberty

Halifax County South Boston Local History Collection - Kenneth Cook Articles.

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  • "R. Hunter Beazley" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Snows" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Bruce-Walker Post 99 D & B Corps" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Campaign of 1781" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Inside South Boston Library" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Gen. George Carrington" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Constitution Oak" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "The Covered Bridge" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • ["South Boston Bridges"] by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Faulkner & Lawson Drug Store" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "South Boston Banks" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "First Presbyterian Church" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Dr. John S. Brown" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • ["South Boston Floods"] by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • ["Professor R. H. Dowdy"] by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • The Halifax of Yesteryear by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "John A. Hamilton: Notes from Conversation in June, 1970".
  • [Carroll Headspeth Introduction] by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "William H. Hogan" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Other Hospitals" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "National Tobacco Festivals" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "History South Boston News & Record - Advertiser" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • [South Boston Newspaper Highlights] by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Old Papers" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Oak Ridge Cemetery" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Pest Houses" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Slate Seed Company" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • ["Slate Seed Company Version 2"] by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Slate Seed Company [Version 3]" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "The First South Boston" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • ["South Boston Centennial"] by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • Text of Talk Made to Halifax Lion's Club by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "First Service Station" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Halifax Cotton Mill" by Kenneth H. Cook.
  • "Oak Ridge Cemetery [Version 2]" by Kenneth H. Cook.

Virginia Untold: African American Narrative

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  • Boyd, C. J.: Petition, Kentucky Counties
  • Harry, Frances : Public Claim
  • McNamara, Timothy, Estate of : Public Claim
  • Farrow, Dorothy : Public Claim
  • Gordon, Basil : Public Claim
  • Hungerford, J W : Public Claim
  • Berkeley, Elizabeth : Public Claim
  • Jones, William : Public Claim
  • Gatewood, Benjamin : Public Claim
  • Williamson, George M, Estate of : Public Claim
  • Rowan & Harris : Public Claim
  • Read, Alexander : Public Claim
  • Minge, John : Public Claim
  • Smith, William : Public Claim
  • Walthall, Elizabeth : Public Claim
  • Cary, Jane : Public Claim
  • Brent, James, Estate of : Public Claim
  • Martin, Susanna : Public Claim
  • Forbes, Murray : Public Claim
  • Weaver, Jacob : Public Claim
  • Tazewell, William : Public Claim
  • Walker, William J : Public Claim
  • Nelson, Thomas : Public Claim
  • Terry, William : Public Claim
  • Peebles, A : Public Claim
  • Finney, John : Public Claim
  • Smith, Moses A : Public Claim
  • Custis, Thomas B : Public Claim
  • Kinney, Chelsey : Public Claim
  • Cary, Virginia : Public Claim
  • Keyes, Humphrey : Public Claim
  • Redd, William : Public Claim
  • McVeigh, Townsend : Public Claim
  • Jones, William : Public Claim
  • Crenshaw, N C : Public Claim

Colonial Papers

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  • Account of Edward Randolph, 1693 May 9.
  • Account of rangers, 1692.
  • Accounts of Thomas Stith, 1692 Nov. 4.
  • Address of Peter Beverley, 1695 May 18.
  • Address of Peter Beverley, 1695 May 18.
  • Address of Philip Ludwell, 1695 May 6.
  • Address of the House of Burgesses, 1693 Nov. 11.
  • Address of the House of Burgesses, 1693 Nov. 13.
  • Address of the House of Burgesses, 1693 Nov. 18.
  • Bond of James Hornby and Joseph Robinson, 1693 Dec. 10.
  • Bond of Thomas Carpenter and Richard Nusum, 1693/1694 Jan. 8.
  • Deposition of John Corprew, 1692 Apr. 20.
  • Deposition of Richard Kilbourn, 1696 Oct. 6.
  • Depositions of Henry Wriothesley and others, 1696 Sept. 22.
  • Deputation of Christopher Wormley, 1696 Nov. 21.
  • Letter of George Robinson, 1695 May 6.
  • Letter of John Taliaferro, 1692 Oct. 31.
  • Letter of Thomas Smith, 1692 Nov. 4.
  • List of Thomas Barber, 1692 Apr. 25.
  • Note of George Parke, 1693 May 15.
  • Opinion of Edward Chilton, 1692 June 23.
  • Order of Lieutenant Governor Francis Nicholson, 1692 Mar. 31.
  • Petition of Edward Ross, 1693.
  • Petition of Francis Foxcraft, 1692 Apr. 21.
  • Petition of James Batty, 1692 June.
  • Petition of Lt. David Straughan, 1692 Apr.
  • Petition of Thomas Ward, 1696.
  • Petition of William Churchill, 1693 Aug. 31.
  • Proceedings of the Council of State, 1692 Apr. 25.
  • Proceedings of the Council of State, 1692 Dec. 23.
  • Proceedings of the Council of State, 1692 Oct. 29.
  • Proceedings of the Essex County Court and General Court, 1693 May 1.
  • Proceedings of the Stafford County Court, 1693 May 19.
  • Report of William Randolph, 1696.
  • Writ of summons of Governor Lionel Copley, 1693.

African American Poll Books, 1867

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  • Poll Book First District Alexandria County, Va. Colored, Oct. 22, 1867
  • Poll Book Second District Alexandria County, Va. Colored, Oct. 22, 1867
  • Poll Book Third District Alexandria County, Va. Colored, Oct. 22, 1867
  • Poll Book Fourth District Alexandria County, Va. Colored, Oct 22, 1867
  • Poll Book Fifth District Alexandria County, Va. Colored, Oct 22, 1867
  • Colored Poll Book for 1st Magisterial District of Alleghany County, State of Virginia
  • Colored Poll Book for 2nd Magisterial District of Alleghany County, State of Virginia
  • Colored Poll Book for 3rd Magisterial District of Alleghany County, State of Virginia
  • Colored Poll Book for 4th Magisterial District of Alleghany County, State of Virginia
  • Poll Book District No. 1 County of Amelia
  • Poll Book District No. 2 County of Amelia
  • Poll Book District No. 3 County of Amelia
  • Poll Book for Colored Voters 4th District County of Amelia
  • Poll Book District No. 5 County of Amelia
  • Colored List of Persons voting in the 1st District, County of Amherst, State of Virginia, Oct. 22, 1867
  • Poll Book 2nd District Amherst County, Va., Colored
  • Poll Book 3rd District Amherst County, Va., Colored
  • Poll Book for the 3rd District Amherst County, Virginia, Colored
  • Poll Book District No. 5, Colored List
  • Colored Poll Book District No. 1, Appomattox Co., Va.
  • Colored Poll Book District No. 2, Appomattox Co., Va.
  • Poll Book District No. 3, Colored, Appomattox Co., Va.
  • Poll Book District No. 4, Colored, Appomattox Co., Va.
  • Colored Poll Book District No. 5, Appomattox Co., Va.
  • First District Colored (Augusta County)
  • Second District Colored (Augusta County)
  • Third District Colored (Augusta County)
  • Fourth District Colored (Augusta County)
  • Fifth District Colored (Augusta County)
  • Sixth District Colored (Augusta County)
  • Seventh District Colored (Augusta County)
  • Eighth Cistrict Colored (Augusta County)
  • Ninth District Colored (Augusta County)
  • Colored Poll Book for the First District, Bland Co., Va.
  • Colored Poll Book for the Second District, Bland Co., Va.

Profiles of Honor: Virginia's Commemoration of the World Wars

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  • Battery C, 327th Battalion roster
  • Movement orders
  • The Bayonet, 2 November 1917
  • The Bayonet, 1 March 1918
  • The Bayonet pictorial section, 1 March 1918
  • The Bayonet, 15 March 1918
  • The Bayonet pictorial section, 15 March 1918
  • The Bayonet, 22 March 1918
  • The Bayonet pictorial section, 22 March 1918
  • The Bayonet, 10 May 1918
  • The Bayonet pictorial section, 10 May 1918
  • The Bayonet, 15 November 1918
  • Medical College of Virginia Base No. 45 Hospital newspaper, 5 November 1917
  • La Petite Gironde, 23 January 1918
  • The Come-Back, 11 January 1919
  • War History Commission News Letter, August 1919
  • War History Commission News Letter, January 1920
  • War History Commission News Letter, July 1920
  • "The Song of the Seventy-Five"
  • Article "A German View of American Entrance into the War"
  • Leaflet, "To the Men of Great Britain: a Call to Arms"
  • Leaflet, "Just for a Scrap of Paper"
  • Leaflet, "The United Call to Arms"
  • Magazine, La Guerre Illustree
  • Leaflet, "The Rally of Our United Empire"
  • Separation qualification record: Terrell L. Ellyson
  • Sunbury Daily Item, 14 August 1945
  • Article: "JASCo's Help Vital to War in Pacific"
  • Authorizaiton for awards and decorations: Charles Alvah Lee
  • Service of Thanksgiving: Liberation of Manila and American Prisoners of War, 11 February 1945
  • Separation record: Benjamin F. Williams
  • "My Atlantic, Mediterranean, and European Duty aboard the U.S.S. L.S.T. #46," 1943-1946
  • Induction record and honorable discharge, 13 February 1946
  • Arthur Hudson honorable discharge, 16 April 1919
  • Station list of 136th Machine Gun Battalion, 1918

Stafford County Order Book, 1749-1755

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  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, cover.
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 1
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 2a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 2b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 3a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 3b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 4a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 4b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 5a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 5b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 6a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 6b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 7a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 7b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 8a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 8b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 9a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 9b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 10a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 10b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 11a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 11b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 12a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 12b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 13
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 14
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 15a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 15b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 16a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 16b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 17a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 17b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 18a
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 18b
  • Stafford County (Va.) Court Records, Order Book, Index page 19a

Charles City County Record Book, 1692-1700

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