- Existence: 1816 - 1890
A.B., W&L, 1837. Assistant professor (or instructor), 1836-41; superintendant preparatory school, W&L, 1838-42; Instructor of Latin, W&L, 1866-67; secretary of board, W&L, 1870-1890; librarian, W&L, 1883-1890.
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box: 1, Folder: 23
Scope and Contents This file consists of a typescript essay on Blandome, detailing its ownership history, including how it became the property of prominent Black family in Lexington, the Walkers and Woods. Includes two photos of Blandome.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1800 - 1995
File — Box: 5, Folder: 87
Scope and Contents This folder contains a teaching certificate for the Rockbridge County public free schools dated August 31, 1873 and a certificate of lifetime membership in the American Colonization Society dated August 25, 1846. The membership certificate is signed by the Society's president, Henry Clay, and secretary, William McLain.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined
Scope and Contents This collection consists of an autographed handwritten letter from J. Henry Smith to his uncle Jacob Fuller written in 1832. Smith gives Fuller advice on how to read works of nonfiction.
Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1-35
Identifier: WLU -Coll-0043
Scope and Contents A collection of original land deeds and indentures from the vicinity of Rockbridge County, Virginia collected by the Rockbridge Historical Society.
Dates: 1748 - 1920