Frank M. Cockrell Papers WLU Coll.0135

Frank M. Cockrell Papers WLU Coll.0135


Washington and Lee University, James G. Leyburn Library Special Collections and Archives

204 W. Washington St.
Lexington, VA 24450

Washington and Lee University, James G. Leyburn Library Special Collections and Archives
Frank M. Cockrell Papers1873-1877
1 Linear Feet
Cockrell, Francis Marion
Cockrell, Alexander F.

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Frank M. Cockrell Papers, WLU Coll. 0135, Special Collections and Archives, James G. Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists of correspondence from Frank M. Cockrell during his time as a student at Washington and Lee to his mother and his brother, Alexander. He writes about his classes and examinations, health, and the weather. Included are report cards, proficiency certificates, and his diploma from Washington and Lee University.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • College Students -- Social conditions
  • Correspondence
  • Diplomas
  • Report cards
  • Washington and Lee University

Container List

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Cockrell, Alexander F.
  • Cockrell, Francis Marion