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Alderman Library

Thompson, Ralph R
Format
Online; Still Image
Type
Black-and-White Photographs
Description
publicity photographs; from excerpt on photo: Virginia's first book on tobacco is given to the University of Virginia by the Philip Morris Company. University President Colgate W. Darden Jr., President of Philip Morris O. Parker McComas, and Thomas P. Abernathy, professor of history at the University, left to right above, are examining Daniel MacKercher's small volume, printed in Williamsburg in 1737, of which only one other copy is known to exist.
Collection
University of Virginia Visual History Collection
Location
Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
prints09706
Call Number
RG-30/1/10.011
image of the page of the digitized material