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    • Stephen D. Lee Papers

    • 2012-09-27
    • A student, F. C. Black writes to Lee explaining his low grade in geometry are due to his teacher being unjust. His teacher, A. H. Jayne, then responds and explains each of Black's grades and says that if he can prove he deserved over a zero on his...
    • Stephen D. Lee Papers

    • 2012-09-27
    • J. P. Fresennis writes to Lee citing his poor grade in algebra to his inability to understand the teachers explanations. The teacher, A. H. Jayne responds to this explaining that the student had nine marks and that the fact the he cannot understand...
    • Stephen D. Lee Papers

    • 2012-09-27
    • J. H. Wellborne and H. A. Foster complain to Lee that due to being ill and missing class it has caused them to have poor grades in math class. They want to explain to him why their grades are low in hopes that he will understand and they also...
    • Stephen D. Lee Papers

    • 2012-09-27
    • W. H. Baird tries to get an explanation as to why his grades are so low in geometry. He states that he has studied more in this month than ever before and does not understand why he received a zero for an exam that he studied directly from the book...
    • Stephen D. Lee Papers

    • 2012-09-27
    • B. F. Cochran writes to Lee asking why his grades in class are so low when he thought that he had made good marks every time he was called up. The professor responds by explaining that although he did answer the question correctly he did not write...
    • Stephen D. Lee Papers

    • 2012-09-27
    • J. M. Magruder writes to Lee explaining that all of their lessons in geometry have been too long recently making it difficult for the students to retain the information. He notes that he has done well earlier in the month and his professor responds...
    • Stephen D. Lee Papers

    • 2012-09-27
    • S. A. Morris writes to Lee attributing his poor grades in math to the fact that he has only been called on to recite three times for the month. Professor Jayne states that the reason his marks are low is because he is unable to write out the...
    • Stephen D. Lee Papers

    • 2012-09-27
    • W. M. McCutheon writes to Lee stating that he has studied more in geometry than anyone else in the freshman class and hopes that this will help Lee understand his low grade in geometry. His teacher responded by saying that he thinks that is a poor...
    • Stephen D. Lee Papers

    • 2012-09-27
    • W. R. Spencer writes to Lee regarding his low grades and eventual dropping of his algebra class. He says that the teacher would not allow them to get help from anyone and that he would make them come up to the board to attempt to work the problem...
    • Stephen D. Lee Papers

    • 2012-09-27
    • D. Rowland writes to Lee questioning his poor grade in geometry and notes that he does well in all of his other classes and has tried as hard as he can in geometry. The professor Jayne responds and does agree that he puts effort into the class but...
    • Class of 1883

    • 1881-04
    • pictured are the members of the Class of 1883: R. C. Caruthers, R. B. Haughton, B. H. Lee, B. A. Pope, L. N. Henry, Fisher Ames, H. H. Harrington, W. A. Evans, E. C. Lucas, James Pierson, Buz Walker, R. M. Beattie, and J. H. Logan
    • Chronology

    • The Chronology of Ulysses S. Grant's life is extracted from the 31 volumes of the Papers of Ulysses S. Grant and is presented here as a full-length time line of Grant's life.
    • John M. Stone Papers

    • 2012-09-27
    • W. A. Evans, an 1883 graduate of the College, requests to Stone the opportunity to apply for a Master's degree. He is working at the state univeristy in Chicago, Illinois and requests to submit his laboratory work there be acepted for his...


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