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Box UA Small Collections Box 3

 Container

Contains 33 Collections and/or Records:

Form, 1905 Apr. 19

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of one form, completed by Edward Francis Birckhead, reporting how he fulfilled his pledge to the State Male Normal College and William & Mary to teach. He served as principal of Ivy High School in Albemarle County, Virginia after leaving William & Mary.

Pledges such as this were required of Virginia students who attended William and Mary receiving financial assistance with the understanding they would teach in Virginia upon graduation.

Certificate, 1894 June 28

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Certificate of Distinction presented by William & Mary to George William Bagby, dated June 28, 1894 for having passed his Greek examinations. It is signed by John Lesslie Hall.

Experiment Book, 1915-1916

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Experiment book kept by John G. Warburton for his Chemistry I class at William & Mary during the 1915/1916 academic year.

Journal, 1816

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of a journal kept by Robertson while a student at William & Mary in 1816. He mentions engaging in social activities within town, places within town such as the "Old Capitol," and sometimes refers to lectures. He frequently writes about women.

A typed transcription is included.

Papers, 1817

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection includes two receipts signed by Mary M. Peachy, one of which was for boarding Hunter, and two additional receipts. There is an essay or oration written by Hunter about "figures of speech," which includes a note from his instructor (whose initials might be LAS or TAS) stating "The entire absence of corrections shows how well Mr. Hunter has performed his task." There is an additional essay or oration, which appears to be incomplete, about Marshal Ney. The same instructor includes a...

Form, 1905 Apr. 14

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of one form, completed by Charles Samuel Smith, Jr., reporting how he fulfilled his pledge to the State Male Normal College and William & Mary to teach.

Pledges such as this were required of Virginia students who attended William and Mary receiving financial assistance with the understanding they would teach in Virginia upon graduation.

Form, 1905 Apr. 18

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of one form, completed by Milton Richard Morgan, reporting how he fulfilled his pledge to the State Male Normal College and William & Mary to teach.

Pledges such as this were required of Virginia students who attended William and Mary receiving financial assistance with the understanding they would teach in Virginia upon graduation.

Papers, 1772, 1774, 1804

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Henley-Horrock Inventory, Letter to Rev. Dr. Percy, Letter to T. J. Mathias.

Letter, 1871 June 8

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection includes Jones' 1872 William & Mary diploma and a letter he wrote to his brother on June 8, 1871. In the letter, he inquires as to the whereabouts of the suit he requested, speaks of impending examinations, and asks for money to pay his debts and last him up to July 4th.

Letter, 1815 Dec. 12

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Pleasants' letter states that he left two volumes of Blair's lectures with his Cousin Mary when he was last in Richmond, having been informed by his son Hampden that he would not need them during the present session at William & Mary. However, Hampden informed Pleasants that he was attending lectures on Belles Letters and that the book would be necessary but he is using a copy belonging to Joshua Storrs. Pleasants asks his cousin to send the books along to Williamsburg should anyone be...