Correspondence, 1869-1873, of John S. Wise concerning the application of his brother Doctor Richard A. Wise for positions as professor at the College of William and Mary, and at the University of Virginia; and as superintendent at the Central Lunatic Asylum, Richmond, Va. Correspondents include William E. Cameron, John W. Daniel, Benjamin S. Ewell, Hugh Blair Grigsby, John S. Mosby, Charles S. Venable and Richard A. Wise.
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Source: Bathurst D. Peachy of Williamsburg, VA. Gift
See the papers of John S. Wise's father; The Henry A. Wise Papers & Henry A. Wise Letter, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Mss. Sm Coll Wise; letter from John S. Wise to John E. Roller.