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William A. Hammond papers, New York City, 1862-1886

11 items
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ALS. Writes regarding proofs and corrections of his novels. Recommends S. Weir Mitchell for a Jefferson Medical College professorship.
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William A. Hammond papers, New York City, 1862-1886 11 items

William A. J. Finney papers, 1849-1876

0.1 Linear Feet
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William A. J. Finney was a member of a firm of slave traders, of Museville (Pittsylvania Co.), Va. This collection contains business, Civil War, and political correspondence, giving a detailed picture of methods of conducting and financing the slave trade, with accounts of purchases in Virginia, Louisiana, and Mobile and Montgomery, Alabama. Included are notices regarding the slave market in Richmond. Civil War letters show that many members of the Finney family were in the Confederate Army. There are references to Finney's attempts to raise a company, his hiring of a substitute, the battle of Big Bethel, the maintenance of the Danville Railroad, and appeals for food. Letters of the 1870s pertain to Finney's political activities in Virginia.
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William A. J. Finney papers, 1849-1876 0.1 Linear Feet

William A. Norton letter, Exeter, New Hampshire, 1851, July 23

1 items
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ALS. Writes of texts and supplies for the civil engineering class at Brown University.
1 result in this collection

William Beattie letters, London, 1854-1875

3 items
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2 letters (ALS) and a clipping, including a letter to John Britton regarding Britton's autobiography.
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William Beattie letters, London, 1854-1875 3 items

William Beaumont papers, 1816-1944

5 items
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Material includes a letter (ALS), reprints, holograph notes. All material relates to the letter, from Commodore Thomas Macdonough to B.W. Crowninshield, Secretary of the Navy, recommending William Beaumont for service in the Navy.
1 result in this collection

William Beaumont papers, 1816-1944 5 items

William Boyd Dawkins papers, 1884-1887

2 items
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ANS from Walter B. Cheadle and from William Roberts.
1 result in this collection

William Bradford document, [Rhode Island], to Sherijashub Bourn, [1765, Dec. 13]

1 items
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Holograph, signed. A statement of payments past due on Bourn's account.
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William Buchan papers, [Edinburgh], 1773-1801

6 items
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Letters (ALS), including instructions for the third edition of Buchan's "Domestic Medicine". In the same letter he also relates anecdotes of incidents in which people made use of the book's medical advice. A letter to Cadell and Davies (booksellers and publishers) concerns his Medical advice to mothers and his Treatise on venereal disease. This letter was removed from the Thomas Cadell collection. A holograph note, in an anonymous hand, provides biographical information.
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William Buchan papers, [Edinburgh], 1773-1801 6 items

William Chancellor document, [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania], 1762, Dec. 13 and 20

1 items
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An inventory of Chancellor's estate, in four parts: medicines, medical instruments, books, and personal and household goods.
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William Cullen papers, 1769 and undated.

2 items
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Fragment of an ALS, dated 1769, Aug. 16, Edinburgh, and a holograph manuscript in an anonymous hand with biographical information.
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William Cullen papers, 1769 and undated. 2 items