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    Austin College Circular. One page, 7.75" x 10", December 16, 1858. The letter acknowledges the election of Rufus W. Bailey as president of Austin College and the resuming of classes for the first Monday in February of the following year. The lower half of the letter features similar information given by Bailey, dated December 22, 1858, with additional information regarding the organization of a preparatory department headed by Bailey and the stipulation that those professors who do not have families must live on campus with Bailey to protect the campus. Smoothed folds. Lightly toned.

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    March, 2015
    14th Saturday
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