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The Rockefeller Library's Special Collections department owns more than 50,000 manuscript pages.

A number of manuscripts have been microfilmed and are available through interlibrary loan. Contact Special Collections for more information.


The form below searches most of the manuscripts in our collection. Additional items are added frequently. A portion of our manuscripts have been fully digitized and transcribed and are available in our Digital Library.

Search for manuscripts:

Title Number
Bibles, Family various
Bickley Family Bible, 1867-1928 BS 188.A3.1885.B5
Biography of Henry Clay, 1831 E340.C6.P9
Blackall William Ball Collection, 1782-1784, 1802 MS 2005.14
Bond of Louisa Ross with the Common Council of Alexandria, Virginia, May 9, 1822 MS 2008.12
Bookplate Collection MS 1990.1
Bookplate printed by William Parks of Williamsburg for Hugh Orr n.d. [18th-c] MS 1996.47
Bowyer-Hubard Papers MS 1929.1
Bricklayers work done at Mrs. Grimes's for Samuel Foyster Esqr., By Thos. Holmes, 1794 MS 2011.9
Brig Othello's People, 1772 August MS 2000.3
Broadside: "Power and Duty of Tythingmen", 1798 MS 2000.59
Budden Family Bible, 1666-1677 acc# 52484
Burgess Ticket to Thomas Melven, 1758 September 9 MS 2002.12
Burwell Family Bible, 1738-1946 BS 185.1739.O9 2X Oversize
Burwell Papers, 1736-1786, and 1810 MS 1964.4
Burwell family tree, 1698 DMS 1991.4 3X Oversize
Caleb Wilson Receipts, 1791-1812 MS 1934.7
Campbell Receipt, 1772 April 8 MS 1968.1
Captain George Fleming's Orderly Books of the Second Regiment of the Continental Artillery, 1780-1782 MS 2003.12
Carpenters Worke Done for Samuel Foyster, Esqr., 1793-1794 MS 2010.1
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622 manuscript(s) found

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