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Commonplace Book [manuscript] 1876-1884.

Tutwiler, Henry; C Venable Minor Endowment Fund
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Summary
Henry Tutwiler commonplace book from Greene County, Alabama where he kept track of correspondence, the weather, stocks, and other matters from 1876 to 1884. A majority of the book is dedicated to tracking letters received and sent and recording the names of correspondents as well as dates. Later in the book, a small section is devoted to a "Sketch of G. S. School for 30 Years" which includes a list of the names of students who attended the Green Springs School.
Description
91 p.; 20.7 x 16.7 cm (8vo.)
Cite as
Henry Tutwiler, Commonplace book, 1876-1884, Accession 15793, Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: C. Venable Minor, 2014/2015.
Biographical Note
Tutwiler was one of the first students of the University of Virginia and the first professor at the University of Alabama in ancient languages.
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