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Guide to the Charles Wesley Andrews Papers, 1808-1901

Abstract

Protestant Episcopal clergyman, Shepherdstown, W. Va.

Correspondence, journal (in letter form) of travels in Europe and the Near East in the 1840s, and other papers relating to church affairs, to the American Colonization Society, to conditions in Virginia before, during, and after the Civil War, and to such schools as the Episcopal High School and the Theological Seminary at Alexandria, Va., Woodberry Forest School, Orange, Va., Washington College (now Washington and Lee), Va., Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio, and others. Includes genealogical material on the Meade, Page, Custis, Fitzhugh, Robinson, Mines, and Boteler familes of Virginia.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Andrews, C. W. (Charles Wesley), 1807-1875.
Title
Charles Wesley Andrews papers 1808-1901
Language of Material
English
Extent
3,640 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

Correspondence, journal (in letter form) of travels in Europe and the Near East in the 1840s, and other papers relating to church affairs, to the American Colonization Society, to conditions in Virginia before, during, and after the Civil War, and to such schools as the Episcopal High School and the Theological Seminary at Alexandria, Va., Woodberry Forest School, Orange, Va., Washington College (now Washington and Lee), Va., Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio, and others. Includes genealogical material on the Meade, Page, Custis, Fitzhugh, Robinson, Mines, and Boteler familes of Virginia.

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Contents of the Collection

Letters, 1808-1842
Box 1
Letters, 1843-1852
Box 2
Letters, 1853-1860
Box 3
Letters, 1861-1865
Box 4
Letters, 1866-1879
Box 5
Letters, 1880-1923 & undated
Box 6
Bills, receipts, etc., 1820s-1830s
Box 6
Bills, receipts, etc., 1850s
Box 7
Bills, receipts, etc., 1850s-1860s
Box 8
Bills, receipts, etc., 1860s-1870s
Box 9
Bills, receipts, etc., 1870s-1890s & undated
Box 10
Clippings, printed material
Box 11
Volumes
Box 12
Volumes
Box 13
Miscellany
Box 14

Historical Note

Protestant Episcopal clergyman, Shepherdstown, W. Va.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Charles Wesley Andrews Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University

Provenance

The Charles Wesley Andrews Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1956.

Processing Information

Processed by Rubenstein Library Staff

Encoded by Abraham Lee, January 2010

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.