Brodnax Papers, 1870-1926
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Brief Description: Letters written to John Wilkes Brodnax concerning genealogy of the Brodnax family. Many letters written by members of the Brodnax family. Includes genealogical data on Bathurst, Munford, Perkins, Smith, Holmes, and Walker families. Includes a photograph of Brodnax at work on a bust of Hunter McGuire and two publications by Brodnax on art and anatomy.
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Williamsburg, VA 23187 8794
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Record Series Number: 01/Mss. 39.1 B80
Created by: Brodnax, John Wilkes (1864-1926)
Volume: 538.0 Items
Acquired: 00/00/1930.
Biographical Note for Brodnax, John Wilkes (1864-1926) : John Wilkes Brodnax was Associate Professor of Anatomy, Medical College of Virginia, and author of Anatomy as Applied to Art; Art as Applied to Anatomy; and Some Remarks on Coroners and Their Duties. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: <a href=" Wilkes Brodnax"> Wilkes Brodnax</a>.
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Subject Index
Bathurst family
Brodnax family
Holmes family
McGuire, Hunter Holmes, 1835-1900--Sculpture
Munford family
Perkins family
Smith family
Walker family
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
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Acquisition Notes: Richmond Book Company  Purchase
PreferredCitation: Brodnax Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.