Benjamin Stoddert Ewell Broadside
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The College of William and Mary at Williamsburg, VA, suffered damage during the Civil War. Benjamin S. Ewell, then president of William and Mary, published a broadside appealing for financial aid in rebuilding the institution. Though obviously written after the Civil War, its exact date is unknown. This appeal includes endorsements for the rebuilding fund by Bishop Potter of New York, the Archbishop of Canterbury, Generals Grant and Meade, and by Wm. W. Corcoran of Washington City.
- Creation: after 1865
- Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert, 1810-1894 (Person)
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This collection was donated by Dr. Samuel T. Chambers, a former professor of the History Department at the University of North Carolina Wilmington.
Originally processed by Judith H. Davis in 1976. In 2014, this manuscript collection was re-foldered and re-housed with current archival standard materials by Christine Hockaday.
- Benjamin Stoddert Ewell Broadside
- Judith H. Davis and Deborah A Edwards
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