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    George Washington Custis Lee Certificate Signed as President of Washington & Lee University "G. W. C. Lee." One page, 18" x 15", Lexington [Virginia], June 26, 1873, certifies "that Mr. Edwin Theodore Dumble has completed with Distinction the course of study in...General Chemistry...Greek...Technical Chemistry. In testimony whereof this certificate has been this day conferred upon him with the title of Distinguished Undergraduate."

    Custis Lee was the oldest son of General Robert E. Lee and succeeded his father as President of Washington & Lee University. Edwin T. Dumble would later become State Geologist for the State of Texas.

    Folded vertically, edges are chipped and the document is evenly toned. Fine.


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