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 File — Container: Small Collections Box 125, Folder: 3

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Letter from Colin Clarke to Hugh Blair Grigsby about Grigsby's book preparation, 1858 August 20. Transcription included.

Acceptance letter from Thomas Cuthrell, secretary of the Washington Institute in Norfolk, Virginia to Hugh Blair Grigsby, regarding a visit. 1854 June 21.

Preamble and Resolution adopted by the Board of Visitors and Governor's of the College of William and Mary for Hugh Blair Grigsby. 1881 July 8.

Resolution for "Hugh Blair Grigsby Chancellor of this College" to establish a scholarship, "the Chancellor Scholarship." 1871, July 15

Partially bound excerpt from a journal entitled "Oration, Delivered before the Students of William and Mary College" by Hugh Blair Grigsby, Esq. 1859 July 4.

These 5 items were removed from the Faculty/Alumni File in 2018.


  • Creation: 1854-1880


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