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Library Summary

Status: Completed
Type: Real
Size: Medium (101 - 500)

Landon Carter

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Library Information
Library date
1778-12-22
Location
Library size (titles)
179
Library size (volumes)
278
Sources
Extant copies; title pages of the libraries of Landon Carter and Robert Wormeley Carter at Sabine Hall, Richmond County, Virginia photographed by Colonial Williamsburg with the permission of the Rev. Dabney Wellford, Sabine Hall (9 September 1958). Many of these titles are now in the University of Virginia library.
Carol Edith Curtis, "The Library of Landon Carter of Sabine Hall, 1710-1788". Master's Thesis, College of William and Mary (1981)
Library notes
Some titles here also belonged to Landon Carter's son Robert Wormeley Carter (1734-1794)
Links
Provenance marks
Typically signed on title page "Landon Carter" or "Landon Carter / Sabine Hall"
Legacy categories
Total book value
Total inventory value
I'Contributors
LandonCarter (Colonial Williamsburg staff)
Entity Information
Date of birth
1710-08-18
Date of death
1778-12-22
Gender
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Legacy connections
Carter, Landon II (son)
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