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Letter to H[enry?] C[lay?] Sommerville [manuscript] 1837-1870.

Maupin, S
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Variant Title
Socrates Maupin letter
Summary
Maupin writes to H[enry] C[lay] Sommerville], in 1861 that there is a vacancy for a state scholarship in the Hampshire Senatorial District, asks him to supply testimonials and come immediately. He itemizes costs at $150 for board, $25 for fuel and lights, $10-12 for washing, $5 for medical attention, and $10 contingency, "the greater part" of which "is usually returned at the close of the session." An $85 deposit towards all of these is required upon registration. He add that there will also be charges for needed medical texts.
Maupin writes to "Nannie" in 1870 concerning Maupin family genealogy and including a chart of the descendents of Gabriel Maupin.
The collection also contains two genealogical charts and a note of the Maupin family.
Description
5 items.
Cite as
Socrates Maupin Papers, 1837-1870, Accession #12969, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Reproduction Notes
Letter to Nannie : electrostatic copy.
Location of Original
Location of original unknown.
Biographical Note
Maupin was chemistry professor at the University of Virginia from 1853-1871; Sommerville never matriculated.
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    a| Maupin writes to H[enry] C[lay] Sommerville], in 1861 that there is a vacancy for a state scholarship in the Hampshire Senatorial District, asks him to supply testimonials and come immediately. He itemizes costs at $150 for board, $25 for fuel and lights, $10-12 for washing, $5 for medical attention, and $10 contingency, "the greater part" of which "is usually returned at the close of the session." An $85 deposit towards all of these is required upon registration. He add that there will also be charges for needed medical texts.
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    a| Maupin writes to "Nannie" in 1870 concerning Maupin family genealogy and including a chart of the descendents of Gabriel Maupin.
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    a| The collection also contains two genealogical charts and a note of the Maupin family.
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    a| Socrates Maupin Papers, 1837-1870, Accession #12969, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
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    a| Letter to Nannie : electrostatic copy.
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    a| Location of original unknown.
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    a| Maupin was chemistry professor at the University of Virginia from 1853-1871; Sommerville never matriculated.
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