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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09587.008 Author/Creator: Hampton Institute Place Written: Hampton, Virginia Type: Printed document Date: 28 January 1939 Pagination: 1 p ; 7.9 x 12.7 cm.

"Leroi" S. Williams' report card from the Hampton Institute, mostly printed but with handwritten grades. It includes four A's, three B's, and two C's.

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