Papers of the Leiper and Patterson families [manuscript], 1809-1905.

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Leiper family. Papers of the Leiper and Patterson families [manuscript], 1809-1905.

Papers of the Leiper and Patterson families [manuscript], 1809-1905.

The papers chiefly consist of correspondence by the following: George Gray Leiper, Thomas Leiper, Helen Leiper Patterson, Thomas Leiper Patterson, Eliza Snowden Thomas Leiper, and others. Topics include: the donation of Robert Maskell Patterson's portrait to the University of Virginia; a recommendation of a principal for the Allegany County, Md., Academy; and a visit to Monticello, Albemarle County, Va.

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Leiper, Eliza Snowden Thomas,

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Patterson, Helen Leiper,

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Patton, John S. (John Shelton), 1857-1932

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Editor, public official, librarian and author. Superintendent of Charlottesville schools, secretary to the University of Virginia chairman, librarian of the University of Virginia. From the description of Papers of John Shelton Patton [manuscript] ca. 1900-1911. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647965772 ...

Patterson, Thomas Leiper, 1816-1905

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Thomas Leiper Patterson was a Maryland lawyer and engineer; he was elected to the American Philosophical Society in 1853. From the guide to the Thomas Leiper Patterson papers, 1834-1964, 1834-1964, (American Philosophical Society) Thomas Leiper Patterson was a Maryland lawyer and engineer, and was elected to the American Philosophical Society in 1853. From the description of Papers, 1834-1964. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 12244048...

Allegany County Academy (Md.)

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Leiper, Thomas, 1745-1825

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Thomas Leiper was born December 15, 1745 in Strathaven, Lanark, Scotland. He was educated at Glasgow and Edinburgh and immigrated to America in 1763, landing in Virginia where his brother already resided. He was immediately introduced into the business of tobacco, and within several years moved to Philadelphia where he opened a tobacco shop and "engaged in the storing and exportation of tobacco," (Leach). During the Revolutionary War, Leiper became the principal tobacco provider in ...

Patterson, Robert M. (Robert Maskell), 1787-1854

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Robert Maskell Patterson was a professor of natural philosophy at the University of Pennsylvania and director of the U.S. Mint. His father, Robert Patterson, was a revolutionary soldier and mathematician. He taught mathematics at the University of Pennsylvania, 1779-1814, and was the director of the U.S. Mint, 1805-1824. From the description of Papers, 1775-1853. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122616093 Robert Maskell Patterson was a professor ...

Patterson family.

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University of Virginia

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University of Virginia student from Lexington, Ky.; afterwards a Presbyterian minister and missionary to Brazil. From the description of Diploma awarded to John Rockwell Smith [manuscript], 1866 June 29. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647905124 Lt., C.S.A.; teacher, Norwood School, Nelson County, Va.; principal Select School, New York, N.Y. From the description of Diplomas of Waller Holladay [manuscript], 1858-1872. (University of Virginia). WorldC...

Leiper family.

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Leiper, George Gray, 1786-1868

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Congressman from Pennsylvania; judge in Delaware County. From the description of Letters : from various correspondents, 1822-1867. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 28885956 ...