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William G. Brown Papers

 Collection
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

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

The materials from Washington & Lee University's 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 / 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.

Extent

2 Item