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Lexington (Va.) -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Giles Gunn papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0292
Scope and Contents The papers consist of five letters (1848-1854) written by Giles Gunn, a native of Connecticut, while he was a schoolteacher in Lexington, Rockbridge County, Virginia. The letters, addressed primarily to his sister Mary (living at the Gunn home in Washington, Litchfield County, Connecticut), include discussions of interesting local events as well as references to family. Topics include commencement at VMI, a detailed description of his school and his methods of instruction, a description of the...

Letter to Mary Gunn, 1848 August 13

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1139

Letter to Mary Gunn, 1851 January 6

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1145

Letter to Mary Gunn and Susan Gunn, 1850 March 15

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1143