Oliver Hazard Perry papers  1796-1969 (bulk 1812-1819)
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Container / Location Title
Box   23, Small Collections  
Jacob Mordecai collection [series]
Folder   3  
  1804 January 16 . Moses Myers ALS to Monsr. Burell; Norfolk. (1 page)
Finances. Vessels for sale. Few expeditions sailing to Hispaniola.
  1814 March 3 . A[dam] Empie ALS to Jacob Mordecai; Wilmington, N.C. (3 pages)
Recent ill health. Mordecai's promise to critique a written work. Likely appointment at the United States Military Academy at West Point.
  1834 November . [Jacob Mordecai?] AD; Richmond, [Virginia]. (5 pages)
Committee report on Richmond Academy's proposed curriculum. Suggested subjects and justifications for subjects chosen. Proposed teaching methods, school sessions, and structure of school governance. Suggested alternate names for Richmond Academy.
  1835 April [20] . Jacob Mordecai ALS to President of the Board of Trustees of the Richmond Academy; Richmond, [Virginia]. (1 page)
Resignation from board of trustees. Reasons for resignation.
  1835 May 20 . John O. Lay PrD to Jacob Mordecai; [Richmond]. (1 page)
List of Richmond Academy trustees.
  Undated . [Jacob Mordecai] AD. (2 pages)
Education methods based on successful schools.
  Undated . September 26. A[dam] Empie ALS. (4 pages)
Letter fragment. Discussion of Old Testament prophecies about the messiah. Desire for prayer to guide recipient to truth.