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Broadside Announcing Robert E. Lee's Presidency of Washington College

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0660

Content Description

A broadside announcing Robert E. Lee's acceptance of the presidency of Washington College. The broadside was printed at the Lexington Gazette. The announcement was officially made by John W. Brockenbrough, Rector of Washington College.


  • Creation: 1865-09-01

Language of Materials

Materials entirely in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.


.01 Linear Feet (One folder) : One folder in a box containing other small collections ; One standard legal-sized folder.

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Repository Details

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

204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA