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George Laurens Petrie Speech

 Collection
Identifier: DC0072s

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a debate speech, "Which contributes more to a man's happiness, Wealth or Literary Attainments," given in 1856.

Dates

  • 1856

Creator

Biographical / Historical

George Laurens Petrie was graduated from Davidson College in 1859. He was a member of the Philanthropic Society. He attended Columbia Theological Seminary and served as a chaplain in the Confederate Army. He was a pastor in Greenville, Alabama, Petersburg and Charlottesville, Virginia.

Extent

1 folders (1 folder)

Language

English

Processing Information

Processed on Aug-94
Title
George Laurens Petrie Speech
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections Repository