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John M. Ruff Correspondence

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0607

Scope and Contents

This letter is from John M. Ruff to his cousin John M. Martin.


  • Creation: 1844-11-11


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Biographical / Historical

John M. Ruff was a Lexington, Virginia resident who became a successful hat maker (hatter) .


1 Files (Housed in a folder in a box with other single-item collections.)

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Physical Location

WLU Coll. 0580-0614 are housed in a box together.

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Repository Details

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

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