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The Recollections of Richard Thomas Walker Duke Jr

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The Recollections of Richard Thomas Walker Duke Jr
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The Recollections of Richard Thomas Walker Duke Jr
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eng
Summary
This is a transcription of "The Recollections of Richard Thomas Walker Duke Jr." written by Duke during his late years, 1899-1926. These memoirs concern Duke's observations while living in Albemarle County and Charlottesville, Virginia during the mid to late 19th century. Principal topics include his days as a student at the University of Virginia, his memories before and during the Civil War, life as a lawyer after the Civil War, the Duke family and the related families of Eskridge, Stuart and Towles, and his parents Elizabeth Eskridge Duke (1820-1896) and Richard Thomas Walker Duke (1822-1898). Transcribed by Gayle M. Schulman in 2001 for the Albemarle County Historical Society
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The Recollections of Richard Thomas Walker Duke Jr
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  • The Library of Virginia
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1
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Duke, William E., Jr.
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000501826
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Photocopies.
Type of unit
v. (328 p.)

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