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Memorial Plaque for John Patten Emmet
Original Author: Unknown
Created: 1890
Medium: Memorial plaque

Memorial Plaque for John Patten Emmet

This brass memorial tablet, dedicated to the memory of John Patten Emmet and his wife, Mary Byrd Tucker Emmet, is in the chapel at the University of Virginia. The plaque was erected in 1890 at the behest of their two surviving children, Thomas Addis Emmet and Jane Emmet Griswold.

Citation: A Memoir of John Patten Emmet, M.D., Formerly Professor of Chemistry and Materia Medica in the University of Virginia, With a Brief Outline of the Emmet Family History. CS71 .E54 1898a. Special Collections, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.

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