Guide to the Vause W. Marshall Papers, 1768-1940

Collection Overview

Collection consists of correspondence, legal documents, bills, receipts, Civil War muster rolls, clippings and business printed matter, and a diary.

Descriptive Summary

Collection Number
Vause W. Marshall papers
Marshall, Vause W.
1 Linear Feet, 494 Items
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access & Use

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warning Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.

Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.

warning Use Restrictions

The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

Contents of the Collection

Contents of Box 1:
Box 1
Correspondence, 1901-1940
Box 1
Legal Papers, 1790-1927 (2 folders)
Box 1
Bills and Receipts, 1803-1873
Box 1
Box 1
Contents of Box 2:
Box 2
Correspondence, 1799-1900
Box 2
Miscellaneous Correspondence
Box 2
Diaries and Sermons ( 3 volumes)
Box 2
Clippings and Printed Materials, 1856-1931
Box 2
Muster Rolls, 1866-1874
Box 2
Miscellaneous Papers, 1866-1874
Box 2

Historical Note

Resident of “Williamsport” house in Burlington (Mineral Co.), W.V.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Vause W. Marshall Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.


The Vause Marshall Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library in 1955.

Processing Information

Processed by Rubenstein Library staff

Completed September 17, 1998

Encoded by Walt Evans