Address to the public. / [caption title over the first column, followed by four columns of closely printed text]. Signed in type at the end "Levi Wales, / Secretary Board of Trustees."

[Natchez, MS?]: Jefferson College Trustees, 1839. Printed broadside, 13 x 15 3/4 inches. After reorganization, the college announces that it is once more ready to receive students, giving a mission statement, courses of study, a faculty list, tuition fees, etc. Jefferson College, in Washington, Mississippi, just north of Natchez, opened in 1811, the first college in the Mississippi Territory. Hummel 1088 (Duke). OCLC locates four copies (New Orleans, Miss. State, Texas-Austin, Southern Miss.). Central vertical fold, a bit rumpled at the edges, old tideline in one margin; still a very good copy. (#5078). Item #41492

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