William G. Brown Papers
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.
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Biographical / Historical
William Brown was a Robinson Professor of Chemistry and Geology in 1886 and Bailey Professor of Applied Chemistry from 1888-1894. He served on the institution's Board of Trustees from 1853-1894.
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