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Cook Family Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: MG 46
Abstract Bulk of collection consists of the papers of Allen M. Cook and documents the development of subdivisions in Norfolk and Virginia Beach, and the career of a naval officer from 1899 to 1919. Includes business papers, financial documents, diaries, correspondence, scrapbooks, and newspaper clippings. Of note are the minutes and proceedings of the Princess Anne and Norfolk Mutual Building and Loan Association.
Dates: 1872-1977, undated; Other: Date acquired: 05/12/1980

Doughty Family Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: MG 47
Abstract Letters, paid receipts and household ledgers belonging to William Polk Fitchett, Eastern Shore plantation owner, and his family.
Dates: 1855-1904, undated; Other: Date acquired: 06/20/1980

Finlay Forbes Ferguson Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: MG 50
Abstract A Norfolk architect. Descendant of longtime Norfolk family. Consists of papers concerning the restoration of the Willoughby-Baylor House and family papers documenting the history of Norfolk since the nineteenth century. Includes correspondence, business papers, ledgers, deeds, genealogical material, newspapers, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
Dates: 1812-1975, undated; Other: Date acquired: 06/29/1981

Hodges Family Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: MG 49
Abstract Correspondence, newspaper clippings, genealogical information, scrapbook materials, photographs. Collection primarily focuses on General John Hodges, William H. H. Hodges, and Colonel James Gregory Hodges.
Dates: 1754-1979, undated; Other: Date acquired: 03/05/1981

Jewish Genealogy Society of Tidewater Records

 Collection
Collection ID: MG 134
Scope and Contents The Jewish Genealogy Society of Tidewater records contain administrative materials, publications, articles, bibliographies, historical resources, and newsletters pertaining to Jewish genealogy research. The collection pertains to various resources used for genealogical research of Jewish families in the Tidewater region.
Dates: circa 1843-2003, undated; Other: Majority of material found in 1970-1999; Other: Date acquired: 06/22/2018

Whittle Family Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: MG 95
Abstract This collection contains diaries, personal accounts, certificates, proceedings, receipts, literary magazines, and newspapers documenting the Whittle, Page, Loyall, Dabney, and Gordon families.
Dates: circa 1812-1943, undated; Other: Date acquired: 01/26/1978