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Chestertown Female Seminary advertisement

Identifier: MS-0091

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains an advertisement for the Chestertown Female Seminary run by Mrs. P. Trible. The ad includes the courses for instruction and the rates for the term. There are notes on the reverse and updates to the rates by Col. Joseph Wickes and his wife who most likely attended the open house in January 1858.


  • 1857

Access restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication rights

Copyright has not been assigned to Washington College. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Archives and Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Washington College as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Organizational History Note

No organizational inforamtion available.


.05 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Custodial history

Unknown. At one time was in the possession of Col. Joseph R. Wickes (1786-1864).

Finding Aid to the Chestertown Female Seminary Advertisement
L. Sheldon
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Washington College Archives & Special Collections Repository

300 Washington Avenue
Chestertown MD 21620