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Carter Family Papers, 1659–1797, in the Sabine Hall Collection


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Landon Carter, Courtesy Sabine Hall


(Microfilm Edition)

University of Virginia Library

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Land documents, correspondence, and diaries of the Virginia planter and politician, Landon Carter, and his son, Robert Wormeley Carter. The collection encompasses an extremely broad range of Carter family concerns, ranging from the personal and political to agricultural, financial, and legal. Taken together, the papers constitute the foundation for one major Virginia planter family's history and opens by-ways to scholar interested in the social, economic, and political life of the South.

4 reels, 26-page guide

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