William E. Taylor Speech, 1860
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Brief Description: One April 1860 political speech from William E. Taylor, asking his fellow citizens for re-election to office.
Held at:
Sargeant Memorial Collection
Slover Library
235 East Plume Street
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: 7574317429
Email: localhistory [at] norfolk.gov
Record Series Number: 001/01/MSS 0000-646
Created by: Taylor, William E. (1809-1870)
Volume: 1.0 Folders
Acquired: 11/24/2014.
Arrangement: Arranged by record type.
Biographical Note for Taylor, William E. (1809-1870) : William Eyre Taylor was born on February 18, 1809 in Norfolk, Virginia. He married Margaret Alice Lyon on February 22, 1831 in Northampton, Virginia. The couple had five children: Sally, Robert, Will, Archibald, and Virginia. Taylor served as a private in Company F of the 6th Virginia Infantry, also known as the Seaboard Rifles. He was also a member of the Norfolk Light Artillery Blues. Taylor died in September 1870 in Norfolk, Virginia.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open to all researchers.
Subject Index
Norfolk (Va.)
Political participation
United States--Politics and government--1783-1865
Virginia--Politics and government
Genres/Forms of Material
Speeches (documents)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: The status of copyright for these materials is governed by Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U. S. C.). Copyright restrictions may apply.
Acquisition Notes: Unknown
PreferredCitation: William E. Taylor Speech, MSS 0000-646, Sargeant Memorial Collection, Norfolk Public Library, Norfolk, Virginia.