The Resource Originals unavailable due to conservation concerns. Photocopies have been provided in their place

Originals unavailable due to conservation concerns. Photocopies have been provided in their place

Label
1800-1855
Inclusive dates
1800-1855
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1800-1855, collected by Garnett Ryland (1870-1962) of Richmond, Virginia, consisting of volumes on the rituals of the first, second, and third degrees for the American, or Know-Nothing, Party and a broadside, dated February 1800, concerning an act to amend the process by which Virginia chose its presidential electors
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Cellulose acetate lamination.
Biographical or historical data
Garnett Ryland was born 17 December 1870 in King and Queen County, Virginia, to Dr. Charles Hill Ryland (1836-1914) and Alice Marion Garnett Ryland (1846-1931). Ryland's father, Dr. Ryland, served as treasurer and librarian for Richmond College, and his great-uncle, Dr. Robert Ryland (1805-1899) was the school's first president. Garnett Ryland received his M.A. in chemistry from Richmond College in 1892 and his doctorate from Johns Hopkins. He taught at the University of Maine, at Converse College in South Carolina, and at Georgetown College in Kentucky, before returning to the University of Richmond in 1917, where he taught chemistry until 1945. After his retirement, he served as secretery of the Virginia Baptist Historical Society. Ryland married Lewella Payne (1887-1980) of Scott County, Kentucky, 21 December 1909. He died 2 February 1962 in Richmond.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
Label
Originals unavailable due to conservation concerns. Photocopies have been provided in their place
Note
Originals unavailable due to conservation concerns. Photocopies have been provided in their place
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
6
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Ryland, Garnett
  • Ryland, Garnett
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000500277
Type of unit
  • leaves and 34
  • p.

Library Locations

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