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Thomas and Philip M. Arnold Papers

Identifier: UA 5.112

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a receipt "for the board of Thomas and Philip Arnold from 22nd Feby to July 4th 1856" received from Professor (Henry?) Washington issued by the College of William and Mary. Also includes a 1859 license for Philip M. Arnold to practice Law in Virginia, and a 1859 certificate from the Anatomy, Materia Medica and Botany School at the University of Virginia for Thomas T. Arnold. There is also a certificate, 4 July 1860, from The College of William and Mary for the Master of Arts for Thomas T. Arnold with paper seal, an 1859 Law "Certificate of Proficiency" at the University of Virginia for Philip M. Arnold with ribbon seal, an 1857 degree from the College of William and Mary for Philip Arnold with ribbon seal and one for Thomas Arnold with a ribbon seal, and an 1859 University of Virginia Bachelor of Law degree for Philip Arnold.


  • Creation: 1856-1860

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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.

Biographical / Historical

Thomas and Philip Arnold both attended William & Mary from 1855-1857.


0.34 Linear Feet

Custodial History:

Removed from the Faculty-Alumni File Collection in 2009

Related Materials

University Archives Faculty-Alumni File Collection

Processing Information:

Accessioned and minimally processed by Mindy Gipson, SCRC staff, in November 2009. Acc. 1972.027 added in February 2011 by Benjamin Bromley.

Guide to the Thomas and Philip M. Arnold Papers
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The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository