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Brodnax Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.1 B80
Letters written to John Wilkes Brodnax concerning genealogy of the Brodnax family. Many letters written by members of the Brodnax family. Includes genealogical data on Bathurst, Munford, Perkins, Smith, Holmes, and Walker families. Includes a photograph of Brodnax at work on a bust of Hunter McGuire and two publications by Brodnax on art and anatomy.

Dates

  • 1870-1926

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use:

Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Extent

538.00 Linear Feet

Biographical Information:

John Wilkes Brodnax was Associate Professor of Anatomy, Medical College of Virginia, and author of Anatomy as Applied to Art; Art as Applied to Anatomy; and Some Remarks on Coroners and Their Duties. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .

Acquisition Information:

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Title
Guide to the Brodnax Papers
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Staff.
Date
2007-08-10
Language of description
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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