Silas Mitchell school notebookWLU.Coll.0448

Silas Mitchell school notebookWLU.Coll.0448


Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives

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Lexington, VA 24450

Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives
Silas Mitchell school notebook Inclusive 1832-1833
1 Item
Mitchell, Silas
Sechler, Giles
English .

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Silas Mitchell School Notebook, WLU Coll. 0448, Special Collections and Archives, James G. Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Giles Sechler.

Scope and Contents

Silas Mitchell's school notebook in which he completed his homework. Penmanship, reading, and mathematics are prominent. Newspaper clippings are pasted into the notebook throughout.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Arithmetic -- Problems, exercises, etc.
  • Homework
  • Mathematics -- Problems, exercises, etc.
  • Newspapers
  • Penmanship
  • Reading
  • Sechler, Giles