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William Graham Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0043

Scope and Contents

This collection includes items of Graham's presidency at Liberty Hall Academy,miscellaneous items including an inventory of Graham's library in 1801, and some Graham genealogy.


  • Creation: Inclusive 1782-1801


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.


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mrs. N. Beverly Tucker.

Existence and Location of Originals

The control folder contains a photocopy of Rev. William Graham's memoir. The original is housed at Princeton University's Special Collections. Also included a copy from JSTOR of "An Important Question Answered": William Graham's Defense of Slavery in Post-Revolutionary Virginia, by David W. Robson.



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Repository Details

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

204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA