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Brown, William G.



B.S.; Ph.D.; William Brown was an alumnus of Washington and Lee University, who later taught at the university. He was a Robinson Professor of Chemistry and Geology in 1886 and a Bayley Professor of General and Applied Chemistry from 1888-1894. He also served on the institution's Board of Trustees from 1853-1894. See Crenshaw, TS, II, 203-204.

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William G. Brown Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0480
Scope and Contents

Handwritten manuscript draft of William Brown's protest to the Washington and Lee University Board of Trustees related to issues of religious life on campus and a handwritten response from Rev. F. B. Converse (Francis Bartlett Converse) to Brown.

Dates: 1866