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Henry Ruffner Letter to Thomas Aspinwall

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0654

Scope and Contents

A letter of introduction for former Washington College Professor of Natural Philosophy and Chemistry Joseph W. Farnum penned by Washington College (Va.) president Henry Ruffner to American Consul to London, England, Col. Thomas Aspinwall. Ruffner asks that Aspinwall assist in connecting Farnum with those of "scientific society and institutions" in the vicinity of London, England.

Dates

  • 1835-03-28

Language of Materials

This item is entirely in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This item is available for research use.

Extent

1 Item ; 7 3/4" x 9 1/2"

Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

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

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