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Stuart, Archibald 1757-1832

Overview
Works: 38 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 252 library holdings
Genres: History  Surveys  Diaries  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives‚Ä°vConfederate  Maps  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Z1215, 330
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Most widely held works by Archibald Stuart
To the public by William Branch Giles( Book )

3 editions published in 1828 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to Archibald and Alexander H.H. Stuart( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Jefferson writes to Archibald Stuart, 1795 May 17 and 23, introducing an English visitor named Strickland, listing law books to be forwarded, requesting a Staunton clockmaker for work on Monticello clocks and mentioning Dabney Carr
Papers of Creed Taylor by Creed Taylor( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are several letters from admirers concerning Creed's Journal of the Law School including one from Thomas Jefferson,1823 March 24
Letter to Archibald Stuart, of Staunton, Va., on inventors and the discovery of a Mr. Fuller concerning longitude by Thomas Jefferson( )

1 edition published in 1819 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence of Thomas Jefferson( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are also contracts with George Blaetterman, Charles Bonnycastle, Robley Dunglison, Thomas H. Key, and George Long
Letter, 1796 December 31, Staunton, [Virginia] to Tho[ma]s Jefferson, n.p by Archibald Stuart( Book )

1 edition published in 1796 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Wishes to send memorial to Congress to join with France instead of Great Britain in case of European war; asks his advice about propriety of move; hopes Jefferson can spare one of his Chinese bells; wishes highest priced; will pay through Mr. Clarke; Mr. Cavendish not yet returned from Assembly
Letter, 1796 May 15, Staunton, [Virginia] to Tho[ma]s Jefferson, n.p by Archibald Stuart( Book )

1 edition published in 1796 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Favor regarding the stonemason arrived while in New London; on return waited on mason but found him engaged; was informed that Mr. Coalter had already written Jefferson to that effect; then had recourse to a Mr. Jewell who was also unable to take work; has just returned from court at Bath where saw Mr. Cavendish from Greenbrier who told him of animal bones found in cave; toe bone 8 or 10 inches long; promised to send it to him and will forward it to Jefferson by first opportunity; severe frost injures some rye and may kill foliage
Augusta County, Virginia by Stuart family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection consists of the personal correspondence, political comments, and real estate transactions and the will of Archibald Stuart. There is also extensive correspondence of Alexander H.H. Stuart discussing the Virginia political scene, internal improvements, and colonization of free blacks, as well as his papers on the cabinet. There are legal records, A.H.H. Stuart's will, estate papers, receipts, and accounts with Bath ironworks, Staunton Chancery Court, and between Virginia and West Vir
Papers : of the Stuart family by Stuart family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains the personal and legal papers of Archibald Stuart (1757-1826) of Staunton, Va., while an attorney and member of the Virginia House of Delegates, including correspondence, 1785-1831, some concerning the Missouri Compromise, pension claims, presidential electors, and John Quincy Adams; draft of the proposed 1785 Virginia constitution drawn by Thomas Jefferson; resolution concerning the Treaty of Paris; petition, ca. 1794, to the General Assembly for a constitutional convention; bonds, 1787-1816; agreements, 1787-1817, concerning land in Augusta County, Va., and slaves; appointment as deputy attorney; inventory of his estate; and legal documents, 1797-1811, concerning his executorship of the estate of Hugh Donaghe
Letters of recommendation for workmen( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lancelot Minor and Andrew Kean recommend the carpenter Henry Holland to Captain Alexander Garrett. Minor's letter is re-directed by Dabney Minor to A.S. Brockenbrough
Papers of James Breckinridge, of Grove Hill, Fincastle, Botetourt Co., Va by James Breckinridge( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

There are specific references to the formation of the Kentucky government, Congressional sessions, 1793-97, and 1805-1812, the Kentucky resolutions, 1798, trouble with squatters on Indian territory, and expeditions against the Indians, 1791 and 1813, collection of whiskey taxes, excises, the National Bank, internal improvements, and Burr's trial
Archibald Stuart letter to Col. J. McDowell by Archibald Stuart( )

1 edition published in 1818 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stuart proposes recommending Lexington and Washington College as the site for the University of Virginia
DuVal family papers( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Other correspondents include Robert Beverley, John Randolph of Roanoke, Archibald Stuart, and Paul Hamilton Hayne writing to John Esten Cooke about his own and Cooke's writings. Of particular interest is a 54-page Southern woman's account of Civil War hardships entitled "What I Saw in the Spring of 1864--in Lower Virginia," by S.D. DuVal
Papers by Joshua R Giddings( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains letters, 1840s, to Judge Baldwin from his wife Martha S. Baldwin and daughter Frances C. Baldwin Stuart concerning family matters in Staunton, Va. Letters, 1853-1882, to Stuart on a variety of political topics including secession, reconstruction, the "Negro problem" and Fillmore's cabinet
Papers : of Archibald Stuart by Archibald Stuart( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also includes letters of James Madison; John Marshall; James Monroe (seven letters, 1792-1822); and Edmund Pendleton (1721-1803)
Papers by Archibald Stuart( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Newspaper clippings of letters, 1790-1811, in the Staunton Spectator May-June 1879, written to Judge Archibald Stuart, Staunton, Va. chiefly by Thomas Jefferson at "Monticello" concerning plantation and agricultural matters. The clippings include copies of letters from James Monroe, John Marshall, Henry Lee (1756-1818) and a photostat of a letter, 25 August 1816, from Stuart to William Wirt giving reminiscences of Patick Henry
Ledgers by Archibald Stuart( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Account books, 1788-1831, kept by Stuart who was a lawyer in Staunton, Va. Accounts concern his law practice, personal finances and include accounts concerning the building of his house
by Tazewell family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Undated materials (boxes 20-21) contains papers of Henry Tazewell related to his law practice and his senatorial career; there are a few papers which discuss the impeachment of William Blount. There are also legal and political papers of Littleton Tazewell, bills and receipts, undated maps of Virginia and South Carolina, clippings and printed materials
 
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