A Guide to the Joseph Fergeson Letter to Benjamin Fergeson, 1769 Fergeson, Joseph Letter to Benjamin Fergeson Ms2017-041

A Guide to the Joseph Fergeson Letter to Benjamin Fergeson, 1769

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2017-041


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Processed by: Kira A. Dietz, Archivist Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2017-041
Title
Joseph Fergeson Letter to Benjamin Fergeson, 1769
Physical Characteristics
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
Fergeson, Joseph
Language
English
Abstract
The collection contains a single letter from Joseph Ferguson to his brother, Benjamin Ferguson, in Dinwiddie County, written December 2, 1769.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Joseph Fergeson Letter to Benjamin Fergeson must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Joseph Fergeson Letter to Benjamin Fergeson, Ms2017-041, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Joseph Fergeson Letter to Benjamin Fergeson was donated to Special Collections in May 2017.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Joseph Fergeson Letter to Benjamin Fergeson was completed in October 2017.


Scope and Content

The collection contains a single letter from Joseph Ferguson to his brother, Benjamin Ferguson, in Dinwiddie County, written December 2, 1769. The note details the passing of their father, contains updates on Joseph's health, and a request that Benjamin bring "one of them small guns" when he visits.


Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Fergeson, Benjamin
  • Subjects:

  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Correspondence

Contents List

Folder 1
Letter, 1769-12-02