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Miles Selden Certificates

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.136

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of two certificates presented to Miles Selden while a student at William & Mary.

The first certificate is dated July 4, 1842 and was presented to Selden for his success in the studies of "Belles Lettres, Logic, Ethics, History, National Law & Chemistry." It is signed by faculty members Thomas Dew, Robert Saunders, Beverley Tucker, and John Millington.

The second certificate is dated July 4, 1843 and was presented to Selden for his success in the studies of Natural Philosphy and Mathematics. It is signed by faculty members Thomas Dew, Robert Saunders, Beverley Tucker, John Millington, and Charles Minnigerode.

Both certificates are affixed with the Temple Seal.

Dates

  • 1842, 1843

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.

Biographical / Historical

Miles Selden attended William & Mary from 1840-1844.

Extent

0.15 Linear Feet

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Arthur T. Selden of Maryland

Related Materials

University Archives Faculty-Alumni File Collection

General

Removed from the Faculty-Alumni File Collection in June 2016
Title
Guide to the Miles Selden Certificates
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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