The Resource Shirley Plantation collection, 1650-1888, Charles City County, Virginia, also Maryland, (microform)

Shirley Plantation collection, 1650-1888, Charles City County, Virginia, also Maryland, (microform)

Label
Shirley Plantation collection, 1650-1888, Charles City County, Virginia, also Maryland
Title
Shirley Plantation collection, 1650-1888, Charles City County, Virginia, also Maryland
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Shirley Plantation research collection at the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Library documents the lives and work of several generations of the Carter family, who resided at Shirley Plantation on the James River in Charles City County, Virginia. In addition to portraying personal, family, and plantation life at Shirley, the collection enbraces naval history, the Civil War, slavery, religion, politics, plantation agriculture, business, medicine, women's history and other matters. Everyday life at Shirley is documented through the personal correspondence of Dr. Robert Carter, (1774-1804) and his wife, Mary Nelson Carter (1774-1803); the personal and plantation papers of their son, Hill Carter (1796-1875), his wife Mary B. Carter (1800-1864); the naval, personal and plantation papers of Hill and Mary Carter's son, Robert Randolph Carter (1825-1888), his wife, Louise Humphreys Carter (1832-1906), and their daughters
Member of
Cataloging source
NOC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Colonial Willliamsburg Foundation
Series statement
Records of ante-bellum southern plantations from the Revolution through the Civil War. Series K, Selections from the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Library, the Shirley Plantation Collection, 1650-1888
Series volume
reels 1-26
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  • Carter family
  • Carter, Robert
  • Carter, Mary Nelson
  • Carter, Hill
  • Carter, Mary B
  • Carter, Robert Randolph
  • Carter, Louise Humphreys
  • Shirley Plantation (Va.)
  • Plantation life
  • Plantation life
  • Plantations
Label
Shirley Plantation collection, 1650-1888, Charles City County, Virginia, also Maryland, (microform)
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Title from reel guide
  • Accompanied by a printed reel guide
Base of film
safety base undetermined
Carrier category
microfilm reel
Carrier category code
hd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44918721
Dimensions
35 mm.
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
26 microfilm reels
Form of item
microfilm
Generation
service copy
Media category
microform
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
h
Positive negative aspect
positive
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ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o44918721
  • (Sirsi)9245699
Label
Shirley Plantation collection, 1650-1888, Charles City County, Virginia, also Maryland, (microform)
Production
Note
  • Title from reel guide
  • Accompanied by a printed reel guide
Base of film
safety base undetermined
Carrier category
microfilm reel
Carrier category code
hd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44918721
Dimensions
35 mm.
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
26 microfilm reels
Form of item
microfilm
Generation
service copy
Media category
microform
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
h
Positive negative aspect
positive
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
--
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o44918721
  • (Sirsi)9245699

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