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Benjamin Sherrod Student Notebook

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.271

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of Benjamin Sherrod's student notebook, while attending William & Mary in May 1799. It includes notes taken on Rousseau's Social Contract and Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations, confirming that both texts were studied at W&M.

Dates

  • 1799 May 30

Creator

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 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.

Extent

0.01 Linear Feet

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Nettie Sherrod Champneys in September 1943.

Related Materials

University Archives Faculty-Alumni File Collection

General

Removed from the Faculty-Alumni File Collection in 2016
Title
Guide to the Benjamin Sherrod Student Notebook
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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