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Family papers, 1768-1925 (inclusive).

Author: Wyndham Robertson
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Papers of Wyndham Robertson and his family. Contains correspondence, receipts and accounts, land grants, deeds, a family register, legal documents, scrapbooks, and diaries. Pre-1815 material consists of the correspondence of Wyndham Robertson's grandfather, Archibald, and his father, William. Early material also includes a commonplace book and two travel diaries. Correspondence, 1856-1870, includes letters from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Robert E Lee; Pocahontas; Jeb Stuart; Samuel J Tilden; Robertson family.; John Robertson; Wyndham Robertson; Robert E Lee; Pocahontas; Robertson family.; John Robertson; Wyndham Robertson; Jeb Stuart; Samuel J Tilden
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Wyndham Robertson
OCLC Number: 52246340
Description: 6 linear ft
Other Titles: Robertson, Wyndham, family papers

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Papers of Wyndham Robertson and his family. Contains correspondence, receipts and accounts, land grants, deeds, a family register, legal documents, scrapbooks, and diaries. Pre-1815 material consists of the correspondence of Wyndham Robertson's grandfather, Archibald, and his father, William. Early material also includes a commonplace book and two travel diaries. Correspondence, 1856-1870, includes letters from Robert E. Lee, J.E.B. Stuart, Samuel Tilden, and others prominent in military and civilian life. Also includes correspondence that describes developments leading to the Civil War, the effects of the war and post-war activities on Robertson's family. Contains records of the Loyal Company. Papers from 1888 to 1925 relate to the Wyndham family's management of the Buena Vista Plaster Company. Also contains genealogical documentation on the history of the Bolling family and Pocahontas from whom Robertson was descended. Land grants, 1785-1834, signed by Virginia governors are also included.

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<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/52246340<\/a>> # Family papers,<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a>, library:ArchiveMaterial<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"52246340<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/vau<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:comment<\/a> \"Unknown \'gen\' value: arc<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204155<\/a>> ; # United States.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/pocahontas_1617<\/a>> ; # Pocahontas<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/28125745<\/a>> ; # Samuel Jones Tilden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Place\/united_states<\/a>> ; # United States<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/robertson_wyndham_1803_1888<\/a>> ; # Wyndham Robertson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/945704<\/a>> ; # Governors<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/stuart_jeb_1833_1864<\/a>> ; # Jeb Stuart<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/tilden_samuel_j_samuel_jones_1814_1886<\/a>> ; # Samuel Jones Tilden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/295570226<\/a>> ; # Robertson family.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/lee_robert_e_robert_edward_1807_1870<\/a>> ; # Robert Edward Lee<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Place\/southern_states<\/a>> ; # Southern States<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1244550<\/a>> ; # Southern States.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/98242495<\/a>> ; # Jeb Stuart<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1919741<\/a>> ; # Politics and government<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/7762499<\/a>> ; # Wyndham Robertson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Event\/1775_1865<\/a>> ; # 1775-1865<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/robertson_john_1787_1873<\/a>> ; # John Robertson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/52983535<\/a>> ; # Robert Edward Lee<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/robertson_family<\/a>> ; # Robertson family.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Place\/virginia<\/a>> ; # Virginia<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204597<\/a>> ; # Virginia.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/84103596<\/a>> ; # Pocahontas<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85143762<\/a>> ; # Governors--Virginia<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/75202466<\/a>> ; # John Robertson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:alternateName<\/a> \"Robertson, Wyndham, family papers<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/7762499<\/a>> ; # Wyndham Robertson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/47984008<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"History<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Family papers,<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"52246340<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/52246340<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Event\/1775_1865<\/a>> # 1775-1865<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Event<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"1775-1865<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/lee_robert_e_robert_edward_1807_1870<\/a>> # Robert Edward Lee<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1807<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1870<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Lee<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Robert Edward<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Robert E.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Robert Edward Lee<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/pocahontas_1617<\/a>> # Pocahontas<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1617<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Pocahontas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Pocahontas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/robertson_family<\/a>> # Robertson family.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Robertson family.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/robertson_john_1787_1873<\/a>> # John Robertson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1787<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1873<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Robertson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"John<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"John Robertson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/robertson_wyndham_1803_1888<\/a>> # Wyndham Robertson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1803<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1888<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Robertson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Wyndham<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Wyndham Robertson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/stuart_jeb_1833_1864<\/a>> # Jeb Stuart<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1833<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1864<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Stuart<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Jeb<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Jeb Stuart<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Person\/tilden_samuel_j_samuel_jones_1814_1886<\/a>> # Samuel Jones Tilden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1814<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1886<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Tilden<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Samuel Jones<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Samuel J.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Samuel Jones Tilden<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Place\/southern_states<\/a>> # Southern States<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Southern States<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Place\/united_states<\/a>> # United States<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"United States<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/47984008#Place\/virginia<\/a>> # Virginia<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Virginia<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85143762<\/a>> # Governors--Virginia<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Governors--Virginia<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/vau<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"vau<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204155<\/a>> # United States.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"United States.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204597<\/a>> # Virginia.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Virginia.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1244550<\/a>> # Southern States.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Southern States.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1919741<\/a>> # Politics and government<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Politics and government<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/945704<\/a>> # Governors<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Governors<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/28125745<\/a>> # Samuel Jones Tilden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1814<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1886<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Tilden<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Samuel Jones<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Samuel J.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Samuel Jones Tilden<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/295570226<\/a>> # Robertson family.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Robertson family.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/52983535<\/a>> # Robert Edward Lee<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1807<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1870<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Lee<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Robert Edward<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Robert E.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Robert Edward Lee<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/75202466<\/a>> # John Robertson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1787<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1873<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Robertson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"John<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"John Robertson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/7762499<\/a>> # Wyndham Robertson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1803<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1888<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Robertson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Wyndham<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Wyndham Robertson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/84103596<\/a>> # Pocahontas<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1617<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Pocahontas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Pocahontas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/98242495<\/a>> # Jeb Stuart<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1833<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1864<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Stuart<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Jeb<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Jeb Stuart<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n