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William Stone papers

Abstract

Title:
William Stone papers
Author/Creator:
Stone, William B.
Collection number:
91-238
Size:
0.25 linear feet (75 items)
Bulk dates:
1821-1845
Inclusive dates:
1762-1876
Collection Area:
State of Maryland and Historical Collections
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

William B. Stone, Charles County, Maryland, lawyer and landowner, counted among his ancestors a number of influential Maryland politicians, including a proprietary governor from the early seventeenth century. Stone himself was at one time considered by the U.S. Senate for a federal judge's seat. National politics, slavery, individual slaves, legal and financial settlements are among the topics covered in Stone's papers, which consist of correspondence between Stone and relatives or business associates.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred citation:

William Stone papers, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1296
Publication rights:

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Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.