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Pleasants, James, 1769-1836


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

James Pleasants, Jr. Letter to his Cousin

Identifier: UA 5.245
Scope and Contents Pleasants' letter states that he left two volumes of Blair's lectures with his Cousin Mary when he was last in Richmond, having been informed by his son Hampden that he would not need them during the present session at William & Mary. However, Hampden informed Pleasants that he was attending lectures on Belles Letters and that the book would be necessary but he is using a copy belonging to Joshua Storrs. Pleasants asks his cousin to send the books along to Williamsburg should anyone be...
Dates: 1815 December 12

Virginia Seal, signed by James Pleasants

Identifier: SC 01530
Scope and Contents

Bottom fragment section of a formal document with the seal of Virginia and the signature of James Pleasants.

Dates: 1925 April 14

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