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MSS 2018-02

The George M. Marks (Law Class of 1876) Memorabilia Collection


1870 and 1874 lithoprinted copies Prof. John B. Minor lectures. Also a top hat.

English English
1790 [Single]
1 Linear Feet 1 Linear Feet

Scope & Contents

This small collection consists of lithoprinted copies of the Lectures of professor John B. Minor on “Personal Property” and “Remedies, including Pleading and Practice”, and a top hat.
The six original bound lectures and hat belonged to George H. Marks, of Montgomery, Alabama, Class of 1876, who attended the School of Common and Statute Law at the University of Virginia.
The collection was donated by his great granddaughter, Ms. Eugenia McCoy, on June of 2018.

Collection Description

itemLithoprinted copy of John B. Minor: Synopsis of the Law of In Virginia Civil Cases, 1874. Includes: University of Virginia School of Common and Statute Law, 1875, Intermediate Examination – Junior Class., 1875 - 1876MSS 2018-02 Box 1
itemLithoprinted copy of Prof. Minor’s lectures presumably Personal Practice, n.d. [1870], pp. 211 – 400, pp. 956-1195.MSS 2018-02 Box 1
itemLithoprinted copy of Prof. Minor’s lectures: Appendix to Pleading and Practice; containing Forms Used in Pleading, pp. I – xcviiiMSS 2018-02 Box 1
itemTop Hat, 1890MSS 2018-02 Box 2