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Parke Rouse "The Great Wagon Road from Philadelphia to the South" manuscript

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0018

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a typed manuscript copy of Parke Rouse's book "The Great Wagon Road from Philadelphia to the South" that was received by book editor Robert Stewart in 1972. The copy includes Stewart's editorial notes.


  • Creation: 1972


Conditions Governing Use

The materials from Washington and Lee University Special Collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used should be fully credited with the source. Permission for publication of this material, in part or in full, must be secured with the Head of Special Collections.

Biographical Note

Parke Shepherd Rouse, Jr. was born in 1915 in Smithfield, Virginia. He was a journalist, writer, and historian. He died in Williamsburg, Virginia on March 6, 1997.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 half document box)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Parke Rouse, Jr

Parke Rouse "The Great Wagon Road from Philadelphia to the South" manuscript
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Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

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