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John M. Kirkpatrick and Rev. E.D. Saunders correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01810

  • Staff Only

Content Description

One letter from John M. Kirkpatrick to Rev. E.D. Saunders, written on February 10, 1845. Kirkpatrick, a resident of Farmville, Virginia, is inquiring about a teaching job in the math department at Rev. Saunders' school in Petersburg, Virginia. E.D. Saunders was the first President of the Petersburg Classical Institute, a first-class boys preparatory institute. Kirkpatrick would become a teacher at the school.

Dates

  • Creation: 1845-02-10

Conditions Governing Access

The 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

Rev. E.D. Saunders was the first President of the Petersburg Classical Insistute in Petersburg, Virginia. John M. Kirkpatrick was an instructor at the school and a Graduate of Washington College.

Extent

.1 Linear Feet (1 legal size folder)

Language

English

Arrangement

The collection is arranged by file.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Barranger and Company, Inc.

Title
Guide to John M. Kirkpatrick and Rev. E.D. Saunders correspondence
Status
Completed
Author
William and Mary Special Collections and Research Center Staff
Date
March 2023
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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