A Guide to the Lewis Williams Letter, 1835 Williams, Lewis Letter Ms1987-032

A Guide to the Lewis Williams Letter, 1835

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1987-032


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Processed by: Betsy Reed, Graduate Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1987-032
Title
Lewis Williams Letter, 1835
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Creator
Williams, Lewis
Language
English
Abstract
The collection contains a letter from Lewis Williams in Washington, D.C., to Andrew Rincoinnon (?) in Wythe County, Virginia, concerning the postal service in Virginia.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Lewis Williams Letter must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Lewis Williams Letter, Ms1987-032, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The collection was acquired by Special Collections in 1987.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Lewis Williams letter was completed in September 2013.


Scope and Content

This collection contains a letter from Lewis Williams in Washington, D.C. to Andrew Rincoinnon(?) in Wythe County, Virginia, dated January 17, 1835. Lewis wrote of the postal service from Salem, Virginia to Wythe County. In the letter, Williams asks that Rincoinnon draft a petition to send to the Postmaster General.


Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Wythe County (Va.)

Contents List

Folder 1
Letter, 1835