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Richard Jennings Gaines Correspondence

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0081

Scope and Contents

This letter is written to William H. Dennis describing the girls and outings in Rockbridge County and the attraction of the study of astronomy.


  • Creation: 1819


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Biographical / Historical

Richard Jennings Gaines was a member of the class of 1819 at Washington College.


2 Item (1 folder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mrs. Natalie S. Pease, 1977.

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