Guide to the Frederick Vincent Papers, 1776-1872
Collection contains letters, some from prominent figures in Washington and some addressed to Chilton; court briefs from Norfolk, and several copies of Virginia Land Office records from the 18th century.
- Collection Number
- Frederick Vincent papers
- Vincent, Frederick
- 1 Linear Feet, 458 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Collection is open for research.
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Vincent lived in Norfolk, VA but spent a great deal of time in Washington, DC. He specialized in land and boundary disputes and had several important Washington correspondents.
[Identification of item], Frederick Vincent Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
Collection was acquired from Mr. Alvin Lohr on November 19, 1956.
Processed by Paula Jeannet
Completed April 2, 1999
Encoded by Lisa Stark