A Guide to the Joseph P. Webb Papers, 11-27 October 1873 Webb, Joseph P., Papers, 11-27 October 1873 MS 89.9

A Guide to the Joseph P. Webb Papers, 11-27 October 1873

A Collection in
the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
Manuscript Number MS 89.9


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 89.9
Title
Joseph P. Webb Papers, 11-27 October 1873
Extent
4 items.
Creator
Joseph P. Webb.
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access

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Publication Rights/ Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

Joseph P. Webb Papers, Manuscript MS 89.9, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Acquisition Information

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph P. Webb of Michigan, 1988.


Biographical/Historical Information

The Joseph P. Webb mentioned in the collection was a resident of Suffolk, Va. He should not be confused with the donor of the material who shared his name.

Scope and Content Information

Consists of miscellaneous papers belonging to Dr. and Mrs. Joseph P. Webb, of Central Lake, Michigan, found inserted in books in the Webb-Prentis Rare Book Collection. Includes a bill of lading, correspondence, and a receipt.

Arrangement

Chronologically arranged.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Webb, Joseph P., fl. 1873
  • Willis, William.
  • Corporate Names:

  • Consolidated Railway Line.
  • Norfolk and Petersburg Railroad Company.
  • Seaboard and Roanoke Railroad Company.
  • South Side Rail Road Company.
  • Virginia Fire and Marine Insurance Company.
  • Virginia and Tennessee Railroad Company.
  • Subjects:

  • Railroads--Virginia.
  • Insurance, Fire--Virginia.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Bills of lading--Virginia--1873.

Contents List

Folder 1
William Willis to Joseph P. Webb, 11 October 1873.

Notice sent by the Virginia Fire and Marine Insurance Company. Includes envelope with company's logo.

Folder 1
Domestic Bill of Lading, 21 October 1873.

Receipt of a box deposited for shipping on the Consolidated Rail Line by J.P. Webb. Signed by W. Jones.

Folder 1
[Female relative to] Joseph P. Webb, 27 October 1873.
Folder 1
Steamer Freight Receipt, 27 October 1873.

Receipt for the Seaboard and Roanoke Railroad Company, Suffolk. Signed for Mr. Daughney.

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Joseph P. Webb.
  • Webb, Joseph P., fl. 1873
  • Willis, William.