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Benjamin Irby Student Paper

Identifier: UA 5.230

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Scope and Contents

Student paper titled "Immigration." There are penciled notations written in an unknown hand.


  • Creation: 1840


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Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Curator of Manuscripts and Rare Books, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Biographical / Historical

Benjamin Irby graduated from William & Mary in 1841.


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Custodial History

Gift of Irby's daughter, Mrs. Hal W. Greer.


This collection was previously part of the Faculty-Alumni File Collection.

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Repository Details

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