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The Roanoke Female Seminary was in existence from 1838 to about 1841 and located on the property of the former Botetourt Springs Hotel. Originally located in Liberty, the school was relocated to the former hotel site by it's principal It was run by Edward W. Johnston.
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A-1: Hollins pre-history. Roanoke Female Seminary.
This list of rules was printed as part of a circular to be mailed out to prospective students. The writing is very faint but it appears to be addressed to a resident in Fincastle, Virginia and mailed on September 28, 1839.