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Research Guides | Bibliographies

Research Guides

1790 Virginia Census - VA-Notes

African American Genealogical Research (pdf)

Architectural Drawings and Plans at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Biographical Research at the Library of Virginia:The Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

Cavaliers and Pioneers - VA-Notes

Cemeteries - VA-Notes

Chalkley's Chronicles - VA-Notes

Chancery Cases (pdf)

Colonial Wars Bounty Lands - VA-Notes

Colonial Tithables

Early Virginia Marriage Records (pdf)

Eighteenth Century Virginia Newspapers - VA-Notes

Genealogical Records at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Headrights - VA-Notes

Judgments (pdf)

Kentucky Records at the Library of Virginia - VA-Notes

Legislative History in Virginia (pdf)

Legislative Petitions

Lost Records Localities  (pdf)

Mutual Assurance Society Records (pdf)

Northern Neck Land Proprietary Records (pdf)

Organization Records

Poll Books - VA-Notes

Researching in the Archives Collections (pdf)

Researching Virginia Authors (pdf)

Researching Virginia Place Names (pdf)

Soldiers of the War of 1812

Stewart's Index to Printed Genealogies - VA-Notes

Taxes in Colonial Virginia - VA-Notes

Tithables - VA-Notes

Using County and City Court Records in the Archives at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Using Land Tax Records in the Archives at the Library of Virginia

Using Personal Property Tax Records in the Archives at the Library of Virginia

Using the Map Collection in the Archives at the Library of Virginia

Using Women's History Resources in the Archives of the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Using the Virginia Historical Index (Swem) at the Library of Virginia

Using Virginia Civil War Records (pdf)

Using Virginia Governors' Records, 1776-1998

Using Virginia Revolutionary War Records (pdf)

Using Vital Statistics Records in the Archives at the Library of Virginia

The Virginia Colonial Records Project

Virginia, Discovered and Discribed: John Smith’s Map of Virginia and Its Derivatives (pdf)

Virginia Election Records: Presidential and Congressional Election Returns at the Library of Virginia

Virginia Election Returns: Gubernatorial and State Office Election Returns at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Virginia Land Office - Research Notes Number 20 (pdf)

Virginia Naturalizations, 1657-1776 (pdf)

Virginia Naturalizations, 1776-1900 (pdf)

The Virginia Writers’ Project (pdf)

West Virginia Records

Bibliographies

African American Church Histories at the Library of Virginia  (pdf)

African American Newspapers Held in the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Bibliography of Landscape Architecture Resources at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Brown vs. Board of Education - Fifty Years: Selected Published Materials at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Clemency Records (pdf)

Coal Mining Camps: Records and Resources at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Election Records: Published Returns at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Historic Virginia Documents on the Internet (pdf)

History of the Library (pdf)

Hollywood Cemetery: Selected Resources Available at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

The Internal Improvement Movement in Virginia: Early Canals, River Navigations, Roads, Turnpikes, Bridges and Railroads (pdf)

Jamestown and Seventeenth-Century Colonial Virginia: A Selection of Readings and Web Sites  (pdf)

John Brown's Raid: Records and Resources at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Organization Records at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Resources on Native Americans: Archival Sources (pdf)

Resources on Native Americans: Published Materials (pdf)

Selected Bibliography of Map Books and Periodicals, Many of which Relate to Virginia

Selected Civil War Resources in the Personal Papers and Military Records Collections at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Selected Indexing of Virginia Newspapers (pdf)

Slavery in Virginia (pdf)

Sources on Patrick Henry at the Library of Virginia

Steps to Establish a Small Business in Virginia (pdf)

Suggested Readings on Virginia History (pdf)

Virginia Architecture  (pdf)

The Virginia Capitol: An American Architectural Milestone (pdf)

Virginia Company History Sources (pdf)

Virginia Legal Resources (pdf)

Virginia Women and the First World War: Records and Resources at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Virginia Women and the Second World War: Records and Resources at the Library of Virginia (pdf)

Virginia's Participation in the Persian Gulf War 1990-1991: Selected Resources In The Library of Virginia (pdf)

Virginia's Participation in the Korean War 1950-1953+: Selected Resources In The Library of Virginia (pdf)

Virginia's Participation in the Persian Gulf War 1990-1991: Selected Resources In The Library of Virginia (pdf)

Virginia's Participation in the Vietnam War 1961-1975: Selected Resources In The Library of Virginia (pdf)

Virginia’s Participation in the Spanish American War, 1898; the Philippine Insurrection, 1899—1901; and the China Relief Expedition, 1900—1901: Selected Resources In The Library of Virginia (pdf)

Virginia’s Participation in World War I:  Selected Resources In The Library of Virginia (pdf)

The WRVA Radio Collection at the Library of Virginia (pdf)