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Maupin, S. (Socrates) 1808-1871

Overview
Works: 58 works in 64 publications in 1 language and 78 library holdings
Genres: History  Autographs  Personal narratives‚Ä°vConfederate  Photographs  Personal narratives  Portraits  Commercial treaties  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: LD5668.L2,
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Most widely held works by S Maupin
Address to the graduates of the Medical Department of Hampden Sidney College : at the commencement, March 14, 1853 by S Maupin( Book )

2 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introductory lecture : delivered before the medical class of Hampden Sydney College, Richmond, Va., October 30, 1843 by S Maupin( Book )

2 editions published in 1843 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A circular to the former students of the University of Virginia: proposing the purchase of a painting, by them, to be presented to the University by Thomas H Ellis( Book )

1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers of the Fishburne family( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Also correspondence of Judge John W. Fishburne, member of Congress with Harry Flood Byrd, Sr., Howard W. Smith, Carter Glass, Homer Cummings & others; Bible transcripts for families of John Wood and John Wood, Jr.; and diary & account book of Lucy Wood Butler with an account of Philip Sheridan's raid on Charlottesville, 1865
University of Virginia. Appointment of state students by University of Virginia( Book )

2 editions published between 1860 and 1861 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Single items of interest include a brief note from Sir James Paget; a letter from Coventry Patmore declining an invitation; a long letter from Andrew Henry Patterson to William Lloyd Garrison discussing in great detail his views on the Negro race" in the South; George C. Peery to M.E. Gilfond enclosing a letter to Sol Bloom (not present); Bishop Thomas Percy to the Rev. John Blakeway expressing hope that Napoleon will not invade his part of Ireland; Wendell Phillips returns the Macaulay item to Edwin P. Whipple; John Pickering sends James Savage a proplsed preface to Eliot's Grammar; James Madison Porter thanks George Pearson for an honorary literary society membership
Varieties of the copper issues of the United States Mint in the year 1794 by Edward Maris( )

2 editions published in 1869 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a holograph copy by Dr. Socrates Maupin
Letter : camp near Hamilton's Crossing [Fredericksburg], Va., to Dr. Socrates Maupin, University of Virginia by Basil L Gildersleeve( )

2 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gildersleeve writes about devastation in Spotsylvania County, Va., contrasted with undisturbed Caroline County. This letter also includes activities of Fitz Lee's Brigade; comments that all classes of society must cooperate if the South is to be successful, and opining that many Confederate soldiers were tired of war
Correspondence of Charles Wingfield by C Wingfield( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is also a note 1886 Aug. 6, from University of Virginia student "Gish" to John B. Minor. Gish states that he has attended "every roll call" and has not heard the names Smith, Jones, and Brown; he asks Minor if there was ever "so large a class without them before."
Papers of Socrates Maupin by S Maupin( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two letters between Peter Grayson Washington and Maupin discuss an honorary appointment to the U.S. Mint and family matters. An 1858 letter from William "Extra Billy" Smith regards an acquaintance who wishes to matriculate at the University of Virginia
Letter to V.H. Gardner by University of Virginia( )

1 edition published in 1856 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Form letter listing class absences of student Alfred Virgil Gardner, with the printed signature of Socrates Maupin, Chairman of the Faculty, sent to Gardner's father in Selma, Alabama
Letters to Socrates Maupin and others( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Also include a letter, 1824 March 20, Richard Rush, London, to James Monroe regarding a copy of a treaty he has sent to the Secretary of State;and a letter, 1783 April 29, Arthur Lee to Henry Tazewell discussing business matters
Letters to Robert Walsh, Socrates Maupin, and John J. Crittenden by William C Rives( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In a son, 1847 January 20, Castle Hill, to John J. Crittenden, Rives requests that his son be allowed to make Crittenden's acquaintance and adds "Hoping that you may be as happy in finding a solution of the Mexican problem, as you were in disentangling the puzzle which Mr. Polk made of the Oregon question."
Papers of the Anderson family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Legal papers document numerous court cases in Virginia including the Virginia-West Virginia Debt Controversy, for which William A. Anderson prepared briefs and arguments as attorney-general of Virginia
Letters to the Rev. Broadus by John Albert Broadus( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Among those writing to Broadus were Albert Taylor Bledsoe, John Hartwell Cocke, John Staige Davis, Noah K. Davis, Basil L. Gildersleeve, Maximilian Schele de Vere, Gessner Harrison, Moses D. Hoge, Frederick W. Holliday, Thomas Cary Johnson, W. Gordon McCabe, William H. McGuffey, Socrates Maupin, John B. Minor, Samuel C. Mitchell, Dwight L. Moody, William E. Peters, William Barton Rogers, Francis H. Smith, George Boardman Taylor, William M. Thornton, Crawford H. Toy, George Tucker, Zebulon B. Vance and Charles S. Venable
Manuscript notes of Dr. Socrates Maupin, Chairman of the Faculty of the University of Virginia by University of Virginia( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Given in his memory by the Baltimore chapter No. 8, United Daughters of the Confederacy
University of Virginia : the session of this institution commences, annually, on the 1st day of October and continues, without interruption, until the 29th of June ensuing by University of Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Journals of the Chairman of the Faculty by University of Virginia( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Topics of interest in the history of the University include the Mosby-Turpin affair, 1853; attendance at Presidential inaugurals, 1856, 1860; typhoid epidemics of 1829 and 1857; deaths and funerals of faculty, officers and board members; denial of public space for Clay and Jackson political rallies, 1832; selection of chaplains, 1833; brawl between students and wagoneers, 1833; efforts to shut down Keller's, a confectionary that sold liquor to students, 1835; objections to a Christmas recess and to allowing preaching by a Baptist minister, 1835; formation of a military company and student possession of firearms, followed by a general student "rebellion," 1836; a legislative committee's investigation of affairs at the University, particularly in regard to student riots, admission of students expelled elsewhere and the keeping of student money by the Patron, 1846; and the death of a student in a brawl during a wild animal show, 1846
Letter, Lexington, Va. to Socrates Maupin by Robert E Lee( )

1 edition published in 1868 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lee regrets that the Washington & Lee faculty cannot attend the University of Virginia closing exercises
 
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Alternative Names
Maupin, Professor (Socrates), 1808-1871

Maupin, Socrates, 1808-1871

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English (40)