Washington and Lee University and Regional Virginia History Research CollectionWLU.Coll.0668

Washington and Lee University and Regional Virginia History Research CollectionWLU.Coll.0668


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Repository
Washington and Lee University, James G. Leyburn Library Special Collections and Archives
Identification
WLU.Coll.0668
Title
Washington and Lee University and Regional Virginia History Research Collection1609-2016
Quantity
12 Linear Feet
Language
Materials entirely in English.

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[Identification of item], Washington and Lee University and Regional Virginia History Research Collection, WLU Coll. 0668, Special Collections and Archives, James G. Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA

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Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Little Sorrel
  • Adamson, Emily B.
  • African Americans. Rockbridge County, Virginia
  • African-Americans. Lexington, Virginia
  • Agnew, Jean Cameron, 1877-1955
  • Ailstock, Private
  • Alexander, Archibald
  • Alexander, Hortense
  • Allan, William, 1837-1889
  • Anderson, Jo
  • Anderson, Mary P. , - 1885
  • Armstrong, George D.
  • Armstrong, Rick
  • Auden, Constance Rosalie, 1870-1941
  • Auden, W.H.
  • Baker, Wendell
  • Ballangee, James
  • Barclay, Elizabeth
  • Barclay, Polly Culbertson
  • Barclay, Ted, II (Alexander Tedford)
  • Barclay, William Houston
  • Bare, Emily Lorena
  • Bare, Virginia R.
  • Barkley, Alben William
  • Barnes, Emily
  • Barton, Benjamin Smith, Dr., 1766-1815
  • Basse, Edgar Alfred, Jr.
  • Baxter, George Addison
  • Beverley, William
  • Blackburn, Thomas
  • Boatwright, John G.
  • Boatwright, Robert McDearmon
  • Booth, Augustus Lea
  • Borden, Benjamin, Sr.
  • Borgus, Brown Colbert
  • Brady, Douglas Ellinipsico, Jr.
  • Brcin, John David
  • Brockenbrough, John
  • Brooks, Andrew
  • Brooks, James M.
  • Brooks, William
  • Brouwer, Margaret Lee
  • Brown, Alexander S.
  • Brown, Benjamin
  • Brown, Campbell (George Campbell Brown), 1840 - 1893
  • Brown, Clarence J.
  • Brown, Fannie
  • Brown, John
  • Brown, Manley
  • Brown, Robert
  • Bruinsma, Theodore
  • Buchanan, William
  • Buchser, Frank
  • Buncombe, Edward
  • Campbell, Ben Miller
  • Campbell, Edmund Douglas
  • Campbell, Henry Donald
  • Campbell, J. L. (John Lyle)
  • Campbell, Robert Fishburne
  • Canfield, Verne D.
  • Carrick, Samuel Czar
  • Carroll, Robert Patrick
  • Castle, Gray, 1931-1999
  • Caudill, Charles, Col.
  • Cauthern, Leslie
  • Cavendish, Andrew
  • Cavendish, William Henderson
  • Chamberlain, George E. (George Earle)
  • Charles, H. Bernard
  • Chavis, John
  • Chester, Samuel H.
  • Chittum, Fanny Turner, 1809-1894
  • Claytor, Alexander B. , 1910-1995
  • Cline, Patsy
  • Cocke, Lucian Howard
  • Collins, Courtney
  • Cooke, John Esten
  • Crenshaw, Marjorie Buford, 1912-1994
  • Crittenden, John J. (John Jordan), 1787-1863
  • Custis, Daniel Parke
  • Custis, John Parke
  • Dale, Rebecca
  • Daniels, Jonathan M., 1939-1965
  • Davidson, Charles A. (Charles Andrew)
  • Davis, Adelaide Sutro Weinberg
  • Davis, James Paxton, Jr.
  • Davis, Jefferson
  • Delaney, Theodore C., Jr., Dr.
  • Denny, George Hutcheson
  • Dickerson-Suggs, Stacey
  • Dickinson, Sally Bruce
  • Diehl, George West
  • Dodson, Ryland
  • Dorsey, Phillip
  • Douty, Horace
  • Drake, George Francis
  • Driver, Robert J.
  • Du Pont, Jessie Ball
  • Durkin, Kelsey Helen, 1992 - 2013
  • Duvall, Severn Parker Costin
  • Edmondson, James K., Colonel
  • Ellis, Powhatan
  • Elrod, John W.
  • Elrod, Mimi Milner
  • Erwin, Benjamin, 1755-1822
  • Evans, Lettie Pate Whitehead
  • Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert
  • Fallon, Gary Robert
  • Farrar, James DuBois
  • Feddeman, Frederick Augustus
  • Fishwick, Marshall William
  • Fithian, Philip
  • Fletcher, Forest
  • Fletcher, John
  • Fletcher, Laura Mason
  • Ford, Joseph Henry, Jr.
  • Gaines, Edwin Metcalf, Dr.
  • Gaines, Francis Pendleton
  • Garber, Sandy
  • Garland, Landon C.
  • Garrett, William Allan
  • Gatewood, James
  • Gibbs, James Edward Allen, 1829 - 1902
  • Gilvin, Jack
  • Glanville, Jim
  • Goldsten, Joseph
  • Gorman, Michael K.
  • Graham, Samuel Mercer
  • Greenberg, Mel
  • Greenwood, John
  • Groot, Robert Douglas
  • Gunn, John McKenzie, Jr.
  • Hadsel, Fred L.
  • Hahn, Hilary
  • Hall, Carolyn
  • Hall, Randolph
  • Hamer, Edward B., Jr. (Edward Buck)
  • Harris, Joyce
  • Harwood, Doug
  • Heale, Daniel P.
  • Henning, William Waller
  • Henry, Patrick
  • Higgins, Patty
  • Hite, Malinda
  • Hobbs, Patricia A.
  • Hobson, John Peyton
  • Hoffmann, August Carl
  • Holland, J. Gill
  • Hotinger, Harvey Lewis
  • Hotinger, Myrtle
  • Howe, James Lewis, Jr.
  • Howerton, James Robert
  • Howerton, Mary N.
  • Huber, Helmot
  • Hudson, Frederick
  • Hull, Margaret Jones
  • Hutcherson, James Morrison
  • Ipsen, Ernest
  • Irvine, Carrie M.
  • Iversen, Eve
  • Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
  • Jarrett, H. Marshall
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jenks, James Alley
  • Johnson, Edward
  • Johnson, Porter
  • Johnson, W.T. , Rev.
  • Johnston, William Preston
  • Jones, Falvorees, Jr.
  • Jones, John
  • Jordan, Harry
  • Jordan, John
  • Joynes, Edward S.
  • Ju, I-Hsiung
  • Junkin, George, 1798 - 1868
  • Junkin, William F.
  • Kahle, Matthew
  • Kamen, Stan
  • Kateley, Jack
  • Kempton, Melvin
  • Kern, Thomas D.
  • King, Martin Luther, Jr.
  • Kondayan, Betty Ruth
  • Kozak, Samuel Joseph
  • Labro, Philippe
  • Lackey, Tracey Dickerson
  • Lacy, Beverly Tucker
  • Lafferty, John J.
  • Latane, William
  • Latture, Rupert Nelson
  • Lauck, Charles Harold
  • Lauck, Charley
  • Lee, Agnes
  • Lee, Annie Carter
  • Lee, Carter
  • Lee, Elijah
  • Lee, George Bolling
  • Lee, George Washington Custis
  • Lee, Henderson, Rev.
  • Lee, Henrietta E.
  • Lee, Mary Custis
  • Lee, Mary Randolph Custis
  • Lee, Mildred Childe
  • Lee, Robert E., General (Robert Edward)
  • Lee, Robert E., III, Colonel (Robert Edward), 1869-1922
  • Lee, Robert E., Jr.
  • Lee, Robert E., V, 1963-
  • Leech, Holly
  • Letcher, John S. (John Seymour)
  • Lewis, Charles C.
  • Lewis, James "Jim", -1875
  • Lewis, Peter Simon
  • Lewis, Sydney
  • Link, O. Winston (Ogle Winston)
  • Litzenburg, Thomas V., Jr.
  • Logan, John Lee, 1848-1890
  • Lokale, Michael
  • Lord, Norman Franklin
  • Lurate, Bob
  • Lykes, John
  • Lykes, Joseph
  • Lyle, John Blair
  • MacCorkle, Daniel S. , 1905-
  • MacDonald, Ronald Herbert
  • MacLeod, Douglas
  • Magruder, George W.
  • Mann, Larry
  • Mann, Sally
  • Manning, Dennis G.
  • Matney, Angela Renee
  • Mattingly, Earl Stansbury
  • Maury, Matthew Fontaine
  • Mays, Ryan
  • McAleer, James
  • McCabe, W. Gordon
  • McCaig, Donald
  • McClintock, J. William, 1931-1994
  • McCluer, Parry
  • McClung, Ann
  • McClung, Hunter, Dr.
  • McCormick, Cyrus Hall, 1809-1884
  • McCormick, Robert, 1780-1846
  • McCown Boyts, Helen Siberia, 1908-1989
  • McCown, Albert Orr
  • McCown, Albert T.
  • McCown, Alertie
  • McCown, Charles A.
  • McCown, Ida Shelton
  • McCown, James L.
  • McCown, John
  • McCown, John Graham, 1918-1994
  • McCown, Josephine Hotinger
  • McCown, Margaret Virginia
  • McCown, Mary Shelton
  • McCown, Samuel Thompson
  • McCown, William Burnette, 1912-1982
  • McCoy, George W.
  • McCoy, John W.
  • McCrory, Elizabeth
  • McCrory, Julia A.
  • McCrory, Samuel H.
  • McCrum, Blanche Prichard
  • McCrummen, Norman H. , III
  • McCutchan, Frank, Rev.
  • McDaniel, John M., III (John Milton)
  • McDowell, David Henry
  • McDowell, Ephriam, 1672-1775
  • McDowell, John, 1706-1742
  • McDowell, Samuel, 1735-1817
  • McFarland, Francis W., Reverend
  • McGuire, Odell S.
  • McKee, John
  • McKee, William
  • McLaughlin, William
  • McLeod, Josephine
  • Mccown, Jennifer
  • Mccown, Ruby Showalter
  • Menkemeller , Charles Allison
  • Merchant, Shawheim
  • Miles, A. Stevens, Jr
  • Miley, Herbert
  • Miley, Michael
  • Miller, Henry
  • Miller, James F.
  • Miller, James T. , 1856-1927
  • Miller, Levi
  • Miller, Louis Franklin
  • Miriello, Frank A.
  • Mollenhoff, Clark Raymond
  • Moor, George
  • Moore, Andrew
  • Moore, David E.
  • Moore, Edward A.
  • Moore, James
  • Moore, John Lyle
  • Moore, John Preston
  • Moore, Thomas Harold
  • Morrison, Edlow
  • Morrison, James, 1726-1804
  • Morrison, Robert Hall
  • Morrison, William McCutchan, Reverend
  • Mudd, Roger
  • Murray, Albert
  • Murray, Charles Fletcher
  • Neel, Cyrus F.
  • Nelson, Robert William
  • Newton, Hope Hull
  • Northen, Mary Moody
  • Nuckols, Richard Henry
  • Nunnley, Lenora
  • Osteen, John
  • Owen, Robert Latham
  • Padgett, Frank, ?-1854
  • Parker, Severn Eyre
  • Patterson, Brown Craig
  • Patterson, Ed
  • Patterson, William Brown
  • Patton, James
  • Paxton, Alex. S.
  • Paxton, Elizabeth Alexander
  • Paxton, Phebe Alexander
  • Paxton, Thomas, 1722-1788
  • Peabody, George, 1795-1869
  • Pence, Gilbert Eugene
  • Peniston, Robert C.
  • Perry, Marvin Banks, Jr.
  • Person, Junius Randolph
  • Phillips, Charles Franklin, Jr.
  • Pierce, R.V. (Ray Vaughn), 1840-1914
  • Pleasants, Alfred W.
  • Pleasants, Jackie
  • Powell, Ottie Cline
  • Preston, John Thomas Lewis
  • Pusey, William W., III (William Webb)
  • Quinn, Robert R.
  • Ragsdale, Frances P.
  • Ranson, Thomas D.
  • Ravenhorst, Albertina
  • Rayder, Sam
  • Read, John
  • Reasons, George
  • Reed, Avery H.
  • Reynolds, Patrick M
  • Rhinesmith, W. Donald
  • Rice, W. Thomas
  • Riegel, O. W. (Oscar Wetherhold)
  • Ritz, Wilfred Julius
  • Robbins, Tom
  • Robertson, A. Willis (Absalom Willis)
  • Robinson, John
  • Rogers, James C.
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Root, E.C.
  • Ross, Jacob
  • Ruffner, Henry, Reverend
  • Ruffner, William Henry
  • Russ, Kurt
  • Rutherford, John, Class of 1966
  • Rutherford, Robert
  • Schlegel, Robert
  • Scott, George C., 1927-1999
  • Scott, Margaret
  • Sensabaugh, Deborah
  • Sensabaugh, Dorothy
  • Sensabaugh, Thomas Everett
  • Sewall, Samuel Edmund
  • Shafer, Susan
  • Shannon, Edgar Finley, Jr., Dr.
  • Shannon, Samuel
  • Shields, Jefferson
  • Showalter, Howard
  • Showalter, Nannie
  • Showalter, W.L.
  • Silas, William
  • Silver, Arthur
  • Skinner, John
  • Sloan, Alice
  • Smith, Henry Louis
  • Smith, Livingston Waddell
  • Snyder, Louis Vernon
  • Sprunt, David Worth
  • Stewart, Robert
  • Still, Andrew Taylor Still
  • Styles, Spottswood
  • Sugrue, Thomas J.
  • Swaim, Curran
  • Switzer, Frank C.
  • Tate, William M.
  • Taylor, Alex
  • Taylor, Charles Holt
  • Taylor, William
  • Telford, Jane Edmondson
  • Telford, Robert Lee
  • Thompson, Irene
  • Thompson, Irma Blake
  • Thompson, William M. , 1864-1955
  • Tilson, Warren Edward
  • Tracy, Betty (Elizabeth Kilbourne), 1908-1993
  • Tucker, John Randolph
  • Tucker, Robert Henry
  • Turnbull, Walter Jonathan
  • Turner, Charles W. (Charles Wilson)
  • Twombly, Cy
  • Valentine, Edward Virginius
  • Vance, Samuel
  • Vethake, Henry
  • Wade, Herman J.
  • Wade, Wada Phyllis
  • Walker, Forrest Edward
  • Warren, Mame (Mary Elizabeth)
  • Washburn, William Crane
  • Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915
  • Washington, George
  • Watkin, Lawrence Edward
  • Watkins, Richard
  • Watt, William Joseph
  • Watts, Jeri Hanel
  • Watts, Laura
  • Weaver, William
  • White, Annie Jo
  • White, Archibald S., Jr
  • White, B.D.
  • White, G. Edward
  • White, Henry Alexander
  • White, James J. (James Jones)
  • Whitley, Paige
  • Whitney, George S. (George Stephen)
  • Williams, Bob
  • Williams, Boyd H.
  • Williams, Charles Wiley
  • Williamson, Thomas Hoomes
  • Willis, Henry Parker
  • Wilson, John Delane
  • Wilson, William Lyne
  • Winchester, James R.
  • Winston, Daniel
  • Wolfe, Thomas
  • Woods, Magdalene
  • Woods, Michael
  • Wu, Nelson I.
  • Young, Cy
  • Ziegler, Thomas Joseph
  • Zimmer, Anne Carter

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Calf Pasture River
  • Kansas -- Coffeyville
  • Kansas -- Montgomery County
  • Kentucky -- Cynthiana
  • North Carolina -- Buncombe County
  • North Carolina -- Warren County
  • Ohio -- Cincinnati
  • Poplar Hill
  • United States -- Blue Ridge Parkway
  • United States -- Confederate States of America
  • Virginia
  • Virginia -- Augusta County
  • Virginia -- Bath County
  • Virginia -- Benjamin Borden Grant
  • Virginia -- Brownsburg
  • Virginia -- Buena Vista
  • Virginia -- Buffalo Forge
  • Virginia -- Cedar Grove
  • Virginia -- Collierstown
  • Virginia -- Cornwall
  • Virginia -- Deerfield
  • Virginia -- Fairfax County
  • Virginia -- Giles County
  • Virginia -- Glasgow
  • Virginia -- Goshen
  • Virginia -- Goshen Pass
  • Virginia -- Healing Springs
  • Virginia -- James River
  • Virginia -- Kerr's Creek
  • Virginia -- Lexington
  • Virginia -- Lexington -- Jordan's Point
  • Virginia -- Longdale
  • Virginia -- Middlebrook
  • Virginia -- Middlesex County
  • Virginia -- Natural Bridge
  • Virginia -- Rockbridge Baths
  • Virginia -- Rockbridge County
  • Virginia -- Saylers Creek
  • Virginia -- Staunton
  • Virginia -- Timber Ridge
  • Virginia--Arlington
  • Virginia--Prince Edward County
  • West Virginia -- Harpers Ferry
  • Wilson's Springs

Container List

Text box: 1 folder: 1
Academics: Economics
Gunn, John McKenzie, Jr.1994-04-25English.
Scope and Contents

Published lecture by retired professor John McKenzie Gunn, dated April 25, 1994; "Can Economics be Both Relevant and 'good'?"

African Americans
Text box: 1 folder: 2-7English.
  • Text box: 1 folder: 2
    African Americans
    1 Files
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    Folder includes four items: "A Community's Stories" article from The News Gazzette concerning an exhibit by the Rockbridge Historical Society; a list of 'Old Lexington Colored People,' from the early 1900's from Leslie Lyle Campbell's notes; information on a group of slaves from Caroline County (a page copied from Colonial Caroline: a History of Caroline County, Virginia); and a letter to Special Collections concerning information on the holdings of records concerning black history in Virginia. Nine Historic Lexington Foundation interviews done for Black History Month 2016, mostly by Beverly Tucker, one by Anne McClung, and one by W&L Students Caitlin Mullen '05 and Anne Young '04, with Lexington African Americans and one Buena Vista resident.

    • Text box: 1 folder: 2
      Black In Lexington: Endurance and Hope in a Vanishing Community. education, business, religion, profiles, etc.
      1 Item
      2010
      General

      Washington and Lee Student Journalism Project, by students Catherine Carlock, Erin Galliher, Farrell Ulrich, and Mike White.

    • Text box: 1 folder: 2
      Black History Month 2016 in Lexington, Virginia. A Series of Interviews with Prominent Members of the African American Community, sponsored by the Historic Lexington Foundation.
      9 Item
    • Text box: 1 folder: 2
      A Community's Stories: Vistors Wander Through Past At Opening of African-American Heritage Exhibit. The News-Gazette.
      1 Item
      2001-02-28
    • Text box: 1 folder: 2
      Black cemetery doubt remains: Were the bodies ever buried at Evergreen in Lexington, Virginia?, Washington Post.
      3 Item
      2007-09-29
      General

      Also includes Historical research of Lexington's Lost Cemetery.

    • Text box: 1 folder: 2
      Program, A Celebration of Life for Mother Frances Price Ragsdale, 1906-2011.
      1 Item
      2011-03-8
    • Text box: 1 folder: 2
      Lexington's African American School, Randolph Street, papers.
      6 Item
  • Text box: 1 folder: 3
    African Americans
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    143 pages printed from the 1810 Virginia Census, listing "Other Free" Heads of Household, by family name.

  • Text box: 1 folder: 4
    Freed Slaves in Rockbridge Co.
    3 Item
    1805-02-05-1860-05-07English.
    Scope and Contents

    Register of Free Negroes of Rockbridge County, Virginia, with index. According to the Act of the General Assembly of Virginia. Passed January 25, 1803

  • Text box: 1 folder: 5
    Register of Marriages
    1 Item
    1822-1866English.
    General

    Photocopy

    Scope and Contents

    Register of Marriages, Colored Persons in Rockbridge County under act of Virginia Assembly Passed February 27, 1866

  • Text box: 1 folder: 6
    Slavery
    Washington Post Company1850-1991English.
    Scope and Contents

    Copy of Washington Post article, "The Captive Nations of Slaves," covering an exhibit at the Museum of the Confederacy named "Before Freedom Came," 1991. Receipt for purchase of slave, John. January 26, 1850.

  • Text box: 1 folder: 7
    Staunton, Virginia
    1 Item
    2016English.
Agriculture
Text box: 1 folder: 8-10English.
  • Text box: 1 folder: 8
    Agricultural Society of Rockbridge
    1 Item4 pagesPhotocopy
    1839-10-17English.
    Scope and Contents

    Address delivered before the Agricultural Society of Rockbridge, at its annual Fair, at Fancy Hill, October 17, 1839, by the Rev. Henry Ruffner, D. D., President of Washington College. The Lexington Gazette, and Rockbridge Farmer, June 23, 1840.

  • Text box: 1 folder: 8
    Rockbridge Farmers Exchange to Hold Open House for Farmers in This Area as Part of John Deere Centennial Celebration
    Rockbridge Farmers Exchange1937
  • Text box: 1 folder: 9
    Almanacs
    Pierce, R.V. (Ray Vaughn), 1840-19141874English.
    Scope and Contents

    Folder includes "Pierce's Memorandum and Account Book: Designed for Farmers, Mechanics, and all People," 1872.

  • Text box: 1 folder: 10
    Livestock
    1892-1903English.
    Scope and Contents

    Photocopy of ledger, 1892-1903.

Text box: 1 folder: 11
Alone Mill
English.
Scope and Contents

Folder includes a copy of a report of "Approval of Site, Plans, etc." for a school house at Alone Mill; a balance sheet by Alone Canning Co., and a photocopy of a pencil drawn map of Alone Mill.

Text box: 1 folder: 12
Archaelogy
Russ, KurtMcDaniel, John M., III (John Milton)1989English.
Scope and Contents

Folder includes "Selected Bibliography for Historic Artifact Identification and Analysis" prepared by Kurt C. Russ and John M. McDaniel, for distribution at 1989 ASV Historic Artifact Workshop.

Text box: 1 folder: 13
Arnold's Valley
English.
Books box: 1 folder: 14
Asheville, North Carolina
McCoy, George W. English.
Scope and Contents

Contains booklet titled "Battle of Asheville."

Associations
Text box: 1 folder: 15-20English.
  • Books box: 1 folder: 15
    APVA
    1989English.
    Scope and Contents

    Contains two copies of "The Ruth Anderson McCulloch Branch of The Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiguqities: 1896-1987."

  • Books box: 1 folder: 16
    Helpline
    United Way of America1992-12English.
    Scope and Contents

    Contains a booklet titled "A Rockbridge Area Resource Guide for People in Need." Prepared by Helpline/Information and Referral and United Way of Lexington-Rockbridge County.

  • Text box: 1 folder: 17
    Lee Memorial
    Barnes, Emily18831999English.
    Scope and Contents

    Contains student paper authored by Emily Barnes '01 titled "Lee Memorial Association." In addition, a copy of a sketch from 1883 about the Lee Memorial Association titled "Southern Historical Society Papers."

  • Text box: 1 folder: 18
    Lexington Fire Department
    English.
  • Books box: 1 folder: 19
    Rockbridge County Cooperative Extension
    Virginia Cooperative Extension1992English.
    Scope and Contents

    Booklet titled "Education for a Better Tomorrow, 1992 Annual Report."

  • Text box: 1 folder: 20
    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools1996-04-1996-05English.
    Scope and Contents

    "Procedings" publication published by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, including reports and activities of the 100th Annual Meeting in Atlanta Georgia as well as current lists of member insitutions.

  • Text box: 1 folder: 20
    HorseMania brochure, a local public art project benefiting Blue Ridge Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children
    General

    HorseMania is a local public art project whose 13 life-sized fiberglass horses were fabricated by local artisan, Mark Cline, painted by local artists, sponsored by businesses and individuals, and placed throughout the cities of Lexington and Buena Vista as well as Rockbridge County, with the purpose of raising funds for Blue Ride CASA for Children.

    Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) is a non-profit organization serving our area's most severely abused, abandoned and neglected children through the recruitment, training, and supervision of community volunteers who advocate for their best interests.

Augusta County, Virginia
Text box: 1 folder: 21-22English.
  • Text box: 1 folder: 21
    History
    Henning, William Waller1758English.
    Scope and Contents

    Includes photocopy of a 1758 schedule titled "To the Militia of the Coutny of Augusta, and for Provisions furnished by sundry inhabitants of the said county, viz."

  • Text box: 1 folder: 22
    Militia
    English.
Text box: 1 folder: 23
Battle of Cowpens
English.
Biography
Text box: 2 box: 2-101700-2018English.
  • Text box: 2 folder: 1
    Addison, John West
    1907English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes photocopies of two letters concerning Washington and Lee student, John West Addison.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 2
    Ailstock, Private
    Paxton, Alex. S.1894English.
    Scope and Contents

    Article titled "A Confederate Hero," from Blue and Gray, 1984.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 3
    Alexander, Archibald
    Taylor, Alex1997English.
    Scope and Contents

    Biography compiled in 1997 concerning Archibald Alexander (5 pgs. long).

  • Text box: 2 folder: 4
    Alexander, Hortense
    19991893English.
    Scope and Contents

    Correspondence about the Washington and Lee Homecoming Queen from c.1893 and her protrait which hangs in the Special Collections vault (WLU Coll PP 0081).

  • Text box: 2 folder: 5
    Allen, Donald
    English.
  • Text box: 2 folder: 6
    Allan, William
    Washington and Lee University. TrusteesTucker, John Randolph1889-2007English.
    Scope and Contents

    Contains an article titled "Colonel William Allan at McDonough"; an 1889 address by J. Randolph Tucker; and an 1890 memorial by Washington and Lee Board of Trustees concerning Allan.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 7
    Allen, James M.
    1898-04English.
    Scope and Contents

    Includes a biography and illustration of Allen under the title of "The Headlight."

  • Text box: 2 folder: 8
    Anderson, Jo.
    Reasons, George1970English.
    Scope and Contents

    Photocopry of newpaper article concerning Anderson, slave of Cyrus McCormick.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 9
    Anderson, Mary P.
    English.
  • Text box: 2 folder: 10
    Armstrong, George Dod
    1928English.
    Scope and Contents

    Photocopy of biography concerning Armstrong from the "Dictionary of American Biography."

  • Text box: 2 folder: 11
    Armstrong, Rick
    1992English.
    Scope and Contents

    Article titled "Civil War Author on the Trail of History."

  • Books box: 2 folder: 12
    Auden, Constance Rosalie
    Auden, W.H.English.
    Scope and Contents

    Two copies of a Christmas oration in memoriam of Constance Rosalie Auden.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 13
    Baker, John
    English.
  • Text box: 2 folder: 14
    Ballengee, James
    The Roanoke Times2002English.
    Scope and Contents

    Obituaries, clipped from Roanoke Times 2002.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 15
    Barclay, Alexander Tedford
    Taylor, Alex1997English.
    Scope and Contents

    Biography of Alexander Tedford Barclay compiled by Washington and Lee student in 1997.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 16
    Barclay, William Houston
    Taylor, Alex1997English.
    Scope and Contents

    Biography compiled in 1997 and geneological chart showing many prominent people of Rockbridge County.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 17
    Barclay Family
    Taylor, Alex1997English.
    Scope and Contents

    Narrative titled "Aunt Elizabeth Remembers;" interview with retired Washington and Lee professor, Charles Turner.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 18
    Barkley, Alben
    1956-1991English.
    Scope and Contents

    Photocopies of newspaper clippings concerning the death of Barkley at Washington and Lee University.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 19
    Barton, Benjamin Smith
    Johnson, Edward1805English.
    Scope and Contents

    Photocopy of a letter to George Baxter from Edward Johnson introducing Dr. Barton, December 21, 1805. Pamphlet entitled, "How Many Botany Books Did Thomas Jefferson Own?" mentioning Dr. Barton.

  • Graphic Materials box: 2 folder: 20
    Basse, Edgar Alfred Jr.
    1939English.
    Scope and Contents

    Photocopy of Calyx 1939 yearbook picture. Basse gave donation towards Special Collections workroom.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 21
    Beggs, Alexander
    English.
  • Text box: 2 folder: 22
    Blackburn, Thomas
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1854English.
    Scope and Contents

    "Fatal Affray," Lexington Gazette, January 19, 1854. Murder of Cadet Thomas Blackburn.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 23
    Blakemore, Benjamin
    English.
  • Graphic Materials box: 2 folder: 24
    Boatwright Family
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    Photocopies of Calyx yearbook pictures and Alumni directory information. John G. Boatwright '15 made donation for the University Library reading room in memory of Robert McDearmon Boatwright '42.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 25
    Bodie, Charles
    English.
  • Text box: 2 folder: 26
    Brewbaker, Pete
    English.
  • Text box: 2 folder: 27
    Booth, Lea
    Washington and Lee University. News Office2006-05-12English.
    Scope and Contents

    Obituary, Washington and Lee University News Home, 5/12/2006.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 28
    Borden, Benjamin, Sr. and Jr.
    Taylor, Alex1997English.
    Scope and Contents

    Two separate biographies for Borden Jr. and Sr.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 29
    Brady, Pat
    The Roanoke TimesLexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)2001English.
    Scope and Contents

    E-mail message to the Washington and Lee community concerning Brady's death, obituaries from the News-Gazette and The Roanoke Time. Article titled "'Pat' Brady's Life One of Quiet Service to a Community He Loved So Dearly," the News-Gazette.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 30
    Brcin, John David
    Hoffmann, August Carl1967English.
  • Text box: 2 folder: 31
    Brooks Family
    Brooks, WilliamWhite, James J. (James Jones)Brooks familyBrooks, Andrew1861English.
    Scope and Contents

    Photocopy of letter from Andrew Brooks to sister, January 23,1861; photocopy and written transcript of letter from James J. White relating to the death of William Brooks, July 16,1861; photocopy of telegram to J.M. Brooks relating to the remains of his son, William Brooks, July 20,1861; Diary entries written by Andrew Brooks in Augusta County.

  • Books box: 2 folder: 32
    Brouwer, Margaret
    Roanoke Symphony OrchestraRoanoke Valley Choral Society1995-1996English.
    Scope and Contents

    Composer in Residence, Roanoke Symphony Orchestra, Roanoke Valley Choral Society, 1995-1996, pgs. 7-8.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 33
    Brown, Alexander S.
    Brown, Alexander S. 1846-1849English.
    Scope and Contents

    Photocopies of letters to his sister, Fannie, September 20, 1846, and September 7, 1848, while a student at Washington College. Original letters reside at Virginia Military Academy Archives.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 34
    Brown, Clarence J.
    Brown, Clarence J. English.
    Scope and Contents

    Radio script concerning Clarence Brown used in Cincinnati, Ohio on the radio program, "Personalities in your Government."

  • Text box: 2 folder: 35
    Brown Family
    1991English.
    Scope and Contents

    Robert and Benjamin Brown's relatives who attended Washington and Lee University. A letter addressed to President John Delane Wilson from their mother, Elizabeth Barry Brown.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 36
    Brown, John
    1930-1959English.
    Scope and Contents

    Folder includes a Civil War centennial commemorative edition of the Valley News Echo concerning John Brown's Raid and Harper's Ferry(2 copies); Stanton Spectator article titled "The Out-break at Harper's Ferry"; Stanton Spectator article concerning John Brown's execution titled "Results of the Trial"; Richmond Times-Dispatch article titled "Documents in Treason Trial of John Brown; The Sunday Baltimore article titled "Verdict Missing in Brown Papers; a history course examinaton concerning this time period; an account by someone named "Jackson" of John Brown's execution addressed to his wife.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 37
    Brown, Manly
    The Roanoke TimesLexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1998-2001English.
    Scope and Contents

    Articles from three local newspapers titled "He's a Third-Generation Blacksmith," "The Village Blacksmith, Manly Brown, Dies at 93," "Family Dreams of Living Museum. Jack Chaffee as Blacksmith and Curator of Brown's Forge."

  • Text box: 2 folder: 38
    Brown, Samuel
    English.
  • Text box: 2 folder: 39
    Brown, William
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    Includes photocopy of the Ministerial Directory of the Presbyterian Church in the United States highlighting William Brown.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 40
    Bruinsma, Theodore
    Los Angeles Times (Firm)1999English.
    Scope and Contents

    Contains obituary of Bruinsma dated September 17, 1999.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 41
    Buchanan, William
    English.
  • Text box: 2 folder: 42
    Buchser, Frank
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes color notecard of Frank Buchser painting of Robert E. Lee, "The Last Life Portrait of General Robert E. Lee," a letter from Buchser to Lee concerning a portrait, Washington and Lee News Release titled "General Lee 'Comes Home' for His Birthday," Religious Herald article titled "Valentine's Recumbent Statue of General Robert E. Lee," and correspondence between various researchers interested in this topic and Special Collections.

  • Text box: 2 folder: 43
    Buncombe, Edward
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    Booklet titled "Edward Buncombe and Buncombe County."

  • Text box: 3 folder: 1
    Campbell, Ben
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1921English.
    Scope and Contents

    Obituary, "Thrown from Horse...," by Lexington Gazette.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 2
    Campbell, Edmund D.
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1995-12-13English.
    Scope and Contents

    Obituary found in the News-Gazette about Edmund Campbell, a Washington and Lee graduate and attorney who worked on various cases concerning desegregation of Virginia schools.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 3
    Campbell, Henry Donald
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1934-1935English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a biography excerpt from "Who's Who in America" and an obituary by the Lexington Gazette.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 4
    Campbell, John L.
    Campbell, Robert FishburneJackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)1867-1886English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes an obituary of John Lyle Campbell Sr. by the Lexington Gazette, a biography writtten by his son Robert Fishburne Campbell, and copies of letters between Robert E. Lee and Prof. Campbell as well as T.J. Jackson and Prof. Campbell.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 5
    Canfield, Verne
    The Roanoke TimesLexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)Washington and Lee University, Department of Athletics, Basketball1995English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes article "Coach Nears End of Not-So-Typical Career: Washington and Lee's Canfield Prepares for Life After 31 Years of Generals' Basketball," and a Roanoke Times article named " 'I Hope I've Touched Some Lives.' "

  • Text box: 3 folder: 6
    Carrick, Samuel Czar
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    Biography by the American National Biography Online.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 7
    Carroll, Robert Patrick
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1994-04-20English.
    Scope and Contents

    Contains one photocopy of obituary by News-Gazette.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 8
    Cash, Woody
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1998English.
    Scope and Contents

    Obituary by the News-Gazette.

  • Books box: 3 folder: 9
    Castle, Gray
    1999-05-29English.
    Scope and Contents

    Memorial program for Gray Castle.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 10
    Caudill, Charles
    The Roanoke Times1994-02English.
    Scope and Contents

    Roanoke Times article concerning Caudill's retirement.

  • Books box: 3 folder: 11
    Cavendish, William Henderson
    1961English.
    Scope and Contents

    Contains a booklet titled "The Cavendish Family History."

  • Text box: 3 folder: 12
    Chamberlain, George Earle
    1909-1911English.
    Scope and Contents

    Folder includes biography and copies of two letters from Theofore Roosevelt, one concerning a memorial to Robert E. Lee and the other one concerning Chamberlain's son.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 13
    Chavis, John
    Delaney, Theodore C., Jr., Dr.English.
    Scope and Contents

    Folder contains at least twenty eight separate items concerning John Chavis, from articles, portraits, letters, records, to research papers concerning his role in Washington and Lee Lee as well as African American history.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 14
    Chenoweth, B.D.
    English.
  • Text box: 3 folder: 15
    Childress, Robert
    English.
  • Text box: 3 folder: 16
    Chittum, Fanny Turner
    Rockbridge County News1894English.
    Scope and Contents

    Includes obituary by Rockbridge County News.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 17
    Claytor, Alexander, B.
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1995English.
    Scope and Contents

    File contains obituary by the News-Gazette.

  • Mixed Materials box: 3 folder: 18
    Cline, Patsy
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1940English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes an article titled Honor Rolls," a set of photographs, and a pamphlet commemorating her life and work.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 19
    Cocke, Lucian H.
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1927English.
    Scope and Contents

    Folder includes an obituary written by The Lexington Gazette.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 20
    Cody, William F. "Buffalo Bill"
    English.
  • Text box: 3 folder: 21
    Cooke, John Esten
    English.
  • Text box: 3 folder: 22
    Crawford, Jane Todd
    English.
  • Text box: 3 folder: 23
    Crenshaw, Marjorie Buford
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1994-01-12English.
    Scope and Contents

    Lexington Gazette obituary about Crenshaw.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 24
    Crittenden, John Jordan
    2001English.
    Scope and Contents

    The file includes a biography by the American National Biography Online.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 25
    Custis, Daniel Parke
    Virginia Historical Society1909-10English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a photocopied catalogue of the Library of Daniel Parke Custis: From a Manuscript in the Collection of the Virginia Historical Society, "The Magazine of History and Biography," October 1909, pages 404-412.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 26
    Custis, John Parke
    1927-10English.
    Scope and Contents

    The Library of John Parke Custis, Esq., of Fairfax County, Virginia, "Tyler's Quarterly," October 1927, pages 97-103.

  • Graphic Materials box: 3 folder: 27
    Dale, Rebecca
    2002English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a greeting card made by the Artists of the Lexington, Virginia Note Card Series, 2002.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 28
    Daniels, Jonathan M.
    2006-03-26English.
    Scope and Contents

    The file includes a program in memory of Daniels, hosted at Robert E. Lee Memorial Church.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 29
    Davidson, Charles A.
    English.
  • Text box: 3 folder: 30
    Davis, Adelaide Sutro Weinberg
    1995-04-15English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes an article titled "Turning 90 is Just Another Milestone in Lexington Woman's Interesting Life."

  • Text box: 3 folder: 31
    Davis, Paxton
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1994-06-01English.
    Processing Information

    File includes article titled "Paxton Davis, Former W&L Professor, Dies."

  • Text box: 3 folder: 32
    DeLaney, Ted
    The Roanoke TimesRichmond Times-DispatchWinchester Star1993-1998English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes three articles concerning Professor DeLaney's professional career.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 33
    Denny, George H.
    English.
  • Text box: 3 folder: 34
    Dickinson, Sally Bruce
    1940English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes photocopies of newspaper obituaries of her death on December 10,1940. Photocopy of a newspaper article, "U.D.C. Holds Exercises at Sayler Creek Battlefield" at which Ms. Dickinson was a speaker. Photocopy of a page concerning Miss Dickinson's book, "Confederate Leaders."

  • Text box: 3 folder: 35
    Diehl, George West
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1975English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes article titled "Service Held for Dr. G.W. Diehl."

  • Text box: 3 folder: 36
    Dodson, Ryland
    2000-09English.
    Scope and Contents

    Articled titled "Judge Ryland Dodson Remembers Early 20th Century Tobacco Farming," September 2000.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 37
    Drake, G. Francis
    2005English.
    Scope and Contents

    File contains e-mail message distributed by the Broadcast Mailer at Washington and Lee on the death of Francis Drake.

  • Text box: 3 folder: 38
    Driver, Robert
    English.
  • Text box: 3 folder: 39
    DuPont, Jessie Ball
    English.
  • Text box: 3 folder: 40
    Durkin, Kelsey
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 1
    Edmondson, James K.
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 2
    Ellis, Powhatan
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 3
    Erwin, Benjamin
    1776-1783English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes biography.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 4
    Evans, Lettie Pate Whitehead
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a biography from the Lettie Pate Evans Foundation website and some genealogy from the LDS website.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 5
    Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 6
    Fallon, Gary
    1995
    File includes photocopies of two articles concerning the death of football coach Gary Fallon.
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 7
    Farrar, James Dubois
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1993English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes two copies of the memorial service program for Farrar's passing and a photocopy of a News-Gazette article titled "Tiger."

  • Text box: 4 folder: 8
    Feddeman, Fred
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 9
    Fishwick, Marshall
    The Roanoke Times2006English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes an article titled "He Disciplined Popular Culture" as well as an obituary.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 10
    Fithian, Philip
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 11
    Fletcher, Forest
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a photocopy of the "Washington and Lee Ambulance Unit" from the 1926 Alumni Directory. This photocopy features an article about Fletcher.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 12
    Fletcher, John
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 13
    Fletcher, Laura Mason
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes notes on "Miss Laura."

  • Text box: 4 folder: 14
    Ford, Joe H., Jr.
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)Rockbridge County News1934English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes photocopies of two obituaries concerning Mr. Ford.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 15
    Gaines, Edwin Metcalf
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 16
    Gaines, Francis Pendleton
    The Roanoke Times1930English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a photocopy of Roanoke Times newspaper clipping titled "New President of Washington and Lee."

  • Text box: 4 folder: 17
    Garber, Sandy
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1880English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes obituary.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 18
    Garland, Landon C.
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 19
    Garrett, William Allan
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 20
    Gatewood, James
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    Folder includes biography on Mr. Gatewood.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 21
    Gibbs, James E.A.
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 22
    Gorman, Michael K.
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 23
    Graham, Samuel Mercer
    1939-11-30English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a photocopy of obituary for Mercer Graham.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 24
    Greenberg, Mel
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)The Roanoke Times1974-1998English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes photocopies of articles concerning the life and career of Mel Greenberg.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 25
    Greenwood, John
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes biography on Mr. Greenwood, dentist of George Washington.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 26
    Groot, Roger
    The Roanoke Times2005English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a memorial program as well as an obituary by the Roanoke Times.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 27
    Hahn, Hilary
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 28
    Hall, Carolyn
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 29
    Hall, Randolph
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)2001-08-25English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes article titled "Randolph Hall Refused to Fail."

  • Text box: 4 folder: 30
    Hamer, Edward
    1998English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes memorial program.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 31
    Hamilton Family
    English.
  • Books box: 4 folder: 32
    Harris, Joyce
    1998English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes two photocopies of the Washington and Lee Alumni Magazine with an article focused on Ms. Harris, titled "Still Crazy After All These Years."

  • Text box: 4 folder: 33
    Harwood, Doug
    The Roanoke Times1993-09-19English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes photocopy of article titled "Off the beaten path: the Chronicler of Lexington is an institution himself."

  • Text box: 4 folder: 34
    Heale, Daniel P.
    1864-01-23English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes photocopy of a petition to Jefferson Davis representing that Heale is a citizen of Giles County, Virginia.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 35
    Higgins, Patty
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 36
    Hite, Malinda
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes an appendix titled "The Mystery Woman."

  • Text box: 4 folder: 37
    Hobson, J.P.
    19881869English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a photocopy of a biographical sketch of Hobson by Charles Lee Hobson, March 5, 1998. Photocopies of two papers by Hobson entitled "How I came to Elizabethtown, Kentucky" and "How General Lee Came to Washington College." Photocopies of a letter to Lee concerning Hobson (1869) and a Louisville Times article about the letter.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 38
    Holland, John Gill
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 39
    Hotinger, Harvey Lewis
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 40
    Hotinger, Myrtle
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 41
    Howe, James Lewis
    2000English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a photocopy of essay titled "James Lewis Howe - Chemist and Philatelist."

  • Text box: 4 folder: 42
    Howerton, James Robert
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1924-1932English.
    Scope and Contents

    Article includes biography and obituary concerning Howerton and his wife Mary N.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 43
    Huber, Helmot
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 44
    Hudson, Frederick
    English.
  • Text box: 4 folder: 45
    Hull, Margaret Jones
    1996-10-09English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes notes on Mrs. Hull, a source for Eleanor Roosevelt's Visit to Goshen Recalled."

  • Text box: 4 folder: 46
    Hutcherson, James Morrison
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes 27 photocopies of letters, transcripts, notes, etc. on Mr. Hutcherson, Washington and Lee University Class of 1902.

  • Text box: 4 folder: 47
    Ipsen, Ernest
    1992English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a letter concerning Ipsen's chauffer, as well as photocopy of portrait of Lee painted by Ipsen.

  • Text box: 5 folder: 1
    Jackson, Stonewall
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)Frederick Ladies Relief Society1991English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes "Stonewall," a commemorative section of The News-Gazette concerning the Jackson Statue Rededication. In addition, a set of remarks and notes by Mayor Derrick and papers of lectures given by Mary Coulling, Robert F. Hunter, James I. Robertson, Jr., and the Frederick Ladies Relief Society. Program and brochure.

  • Text box: 5 folder: 2
    Jackson, Stonewall
    The Roanoke TimesRockbridge County NewsEnglish.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes article titled "Window on the Past: An Unusual Tribute to Stonewall Jackson;" "'Stonewall' Jackson's Grave;" "Jackson Day," and many more copies of similarly focused articles from local newspapers.

  • Graphic Materials box: 5 folder: 3
    Jackson, Stonewall (George Moor)
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes eleven photocopies, black and white and color of Moor as Jackson, one of which is at Virginia Military Institute. Two color photos.

  • Text box: 5 folder: 4
    Jefferson, Thomas
    1981-1982English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes article from The American Art Journal titled "Gilbert Stuart's Portraits of Thomas jefferson" as well as a photocopy of the Spring 1982 article, "The Adams-Jefferson portrait Exchange."

  • Text box: 5 folder: 5
    Jenks, James Alley
    English.
  • Mixed Materials box: 5 folder: 6
    Johnson Family
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes photocopies of obituaries and photographs concerning the Johnson and McDowell families.

  • Text box: 5 folder: 7
    Johnson, Porter
    English.
  • Text box: 5 folder: 8
    Johnson, W.T., Rev.
    1899English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a photocopy of inside cover of "Closing Exercises of Privat School."

  • Text box: 5 folder: 9
    Johnston, William Preston
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes photocopy of biography from "Dictionary of American Biography."

  • Text box: 5 folder: 10
    Jones, John
    1 Item
    1882-1883English.
    General

    photocopy

    Scope and Contents

    Biking Through Albemarle with John Jones, Scottsville Museum, Capturing Our Heritage

  • Text box: 5 folder: 11
    Jordan, Harry
    English.
  • Books box: 5 folder: 12
    Jordan, John
    1957English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a copy of a magazine titled "The Iron Worker" as well as handwritten and typewritten copies of "A Sketch of Colonel John Jordan (1777-1854)

  • Books box: 5 folder: 13
    Joynes, Edward Southey
    1981English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a booklet titled "Edward Southey Joynes: Father of the University and Life Trustee of Winthrop."

  • Graphic Materials box: 5 folder: 14
    Ju, I-Hsiung
    1988English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a magazine article titled "A Chinese Master Opens Western Eyes to Eastern Art."

  • Text box: 5 folder: 15
    Junkin, George
    1968-1996English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes various pieces, including "The Unusual of Lieutenant George C. Junkin, C.S.A.," a discourse commemorative of George Junkin delivered in the West Spruce St. Presbyterian Church, and "George Junkin and His Eschatological Vision," and "Secession Fever on a Southern Campus."

  • Text box: 5 folder: 16
    Junkin, William F.
    English.
  • Text box: 5 folder: 17
    Kahle, Matthew
    1939-1977English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes articles titled "Matthew Kahle's Log" and "Old George , 1844."

  • Graphic Materials box: 5 folder: 18
    Kamen, Stan
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    The file includes a brochure for The Stan Kamen Collection of Western Art at Washington and Lee University.

  • Text box: 5 folder: 19
    Kateley, Jack
    2001English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a biography, obituary, funeral and memorial services programs.

  • Text box: 5 folder: 20
    Kempton, Melvin
    1928-1955English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes an obituary (dated August 1, 1955) and two Athletic Association certificates for cross country, 1928 and track, 1929.

  • Text box: 5 folder: 21
    Kennedy, John F.
    English.
  • Text box: 5 folder: 22
    King, Martin Luther
    First Baptist Church (Lexington, Va.)Lee Chapel (Washington and Lee University)Watts, LauraStyles, SpottswoodEnglish.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes various copies of programs of "A Celebration of the Life of King," bulletins for churches, as well as various programs, which includes Black History Month.

    The 2010 Black History Month program includes the following: Poem, "From the Shanty to the White House," by Laura Watts; "Ground Hog Poem," by Spotswood Alexander Styles; "What If There Were No Black Folk?," by Barbara Leahy, 1998.

  • Text box: 5 folder: 23
    Kozak, Samuel Joseph
    1997English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a memorial service program held at Lee Chapel on July 5, 1997.

  • Text box: 6 folder: 1
    Labro, Philippe
    Washington Post Company1988English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes a photocopy of a newspaper article concerning Labro, November 12, 1988.

  • Text box: 6 folder: 2
    Lacy, Beverley, Rev. Dr.
    Rockbridge County News1900English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes an obituary from the Rockbridge County News, November 8, 1900.

  • Text box: 6 folder: 3
    Lafferty, John James
    1 Item
    2016-01English.
    Scope and Contents

    J. J. Lafferty: A Remarkable Life, Secrets of the Blue Ridge

  • Text box: 6 folder: 4
    Latane, William
    English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes information concerning the burial of Latane and a painting of and poem about the burial.

  • Text box: 6 folder: 5
    Latture, Rupert N.
    Richmond Times-DispatchThe Roanoke TimesLexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1974-1995English.
  • Text box: 6 folder: 6
    Lauck, C. Harold
    1944English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes an article titled "America's Baskerville Printer."

  • Text box: 6 folder: 7
    Lauck, Charley
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1999-10-13English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes article from the News Gazette titled "It's a Lauck!"

  • Mixed Materials box: 6 folder: 8
    Lee, Annie
    The Roanoke TimesLexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)Peniston, Robert C.English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes an article concerning the death of Annie Lee by The Roanoke News; a copy of music sung at Ms. Lee's funeral and the Washington and Lee memorial service; articles titled "Famous Daughter Laid to Rest at W&L" and "Annie Lee's Remains Now in Lee Chapel"; a program, In Memoriam Anne Carter Lee; invitation to private memorial service and luncheon at Lee House; remarks made by Mary Coulling at the private memorial service; remarks made by Capt. Peniston at the private memorial service for Annie Carter Lee; two color postcards of her grave and monument at Warren County, North Carolina; and an excerpt from a letter written at West Point, concerning the young gentlemen.

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    Lee, Elijah
    Rockbridge County News1910English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes an obituary of Mr. Lee, former Mayor of Buena Vista.

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    Lee, George Bolling
    1948English.
    Scope and Contents

    File includes article concerning the death and burial of Dr. G.B. Lee by the Ring-tum Phi.

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    Lee, George Washington Custis
    Iversen, EveWatts, Jeri HanelMcCabe, W. GordonUnited States. National Archives and Records Administration1913-1996English.
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    File includes obituary of Lee by the Ring-tum Phi; "From West Point to Fort Point: The Story of George Elliot and Custis Lee"; "Major-General George Washington Custis Lee"; "Last Battles: The Wartime and Postwar Careers of Custis Lee"; and photocopies of items at the National Archives concerning G.W.C. Lee.

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    Lee, Henderson
    2001English.
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    File includes a booklet with an article titled "Reverend Henderson Lee: Father of Presbyterianism in Lunenburg County."

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    Lee, Henrietta E.
    Lee, Henrietta E. 1864English.
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    File includes an article titled "The Manly and Upright will Brand Your Name Infamy."

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    Lee, Mary Randolph Custis
    1865-1991English.
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    File includes article titled "They Surrendered Honorably," an excerpt from a letter to her cousin Caroline from Derwent, and a collection of letters from Mrs. Mary Custis Lee to the Snowden Family of Alexandria, Virginia entitled "My Dear Louisa."

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    Lee, Mildred
    1905-1999English.
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    File includes copies of letters containing information suggesting that G. Campbell Brown, stepson of Gen. Richard Ewell, began courting Mildred Lee and later proposed to her. In addition, the file includes an article concerning the death of Mildred Lee's death.

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    Lee, Robert E.
    Gaines, Francis PendletonScott, George C., 1927-1999Chester, Samuel H.Elrod, John W.McCrummen, Norman H. , IIIThe Free-Lance StarLee, AgnesLexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)Staunton SpectatorEnglish.
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    This file includes twenty-seven separate items. Of these items, there are various brochures and booklets entitled, "Robert E. Lee: Innovative Educator," "Notes on a Visit to Robert E. Lee," "Lee: The Final Achievement," and "Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson Returned to Lexington, Virginia."

    In addition, the following articles: "Furtherance of Southern Education was Lee's Goal;" "Aging Successfully: The Example of Robert E. Lee;" "How Gen. Lee Came to Washington College;" "After 32 Years, Lee-Jackson Painting on Display;" "General Lee After the War," from the magazine The Century Magazine; "Reminiscences of General Lee," The Outlook pages 964-969; "The Last Years of Lee" delivered to the United Daughters of the Confederacy; "The Robert E. Lee Birthday Celebration;" "Lee Centennial at Washington and Lee," from The Southern Collegian; "On the Life and Character of Gen. Robert E. Lee," written by John W. Daniel for the Lexington Gazette; "Unveiling Lee's Statue," written by John W. Daniel for the Staunton Spectator; Article written for The Free-Lance Star by Capt. Robert Peniston entitled "The Last Tour;" Articled written by John Elrod for the Richmond Times-Dispatch entitled, "Lee as Educator Sought to Heal Wounds;" and an Article written by Captain James L.D. Monroe entitled "General Robert E. Lee Covers."

    The file includes excerpts from letters written by Agnes Lee to her friend Lizzie Fuller and Mrs. R.E. Lee concerning Robert E. Lee's death, as well as "General Lee's Special Letters," notes used by Captain Peniston during his talk to the Alumni College at Washington and Lee, July 2006. There are two chapters from two books: "College Days Under General Lee," chapter 6 of the book, Memories of Four-Score Years by Samuel Hall Chester; "The Lee-White Friendship," chapter 7 of Old Zeus: Life and Letters of James J. White.

    Finally, the file includes remarks on Robert E. Lee made at Kiwanis by Capt. Robert Peniston, an essay entitled "Lee at Appomattox," photocopies of two sketches by Robert E. Lee of soldiers in the Mexican Army sent home to his children, a copy of an endorsement of young Robert E. Lee from William B. Leary, his teacher in Alexandria, and a program and flier of the memorial observance of Lee given by the Liberty Hall Volunteers re-enactment group and Washington and Lee Alumni.

    Eight items added to file.

    Program, Robert E. Lee Week, August 22-26, 1932, The Greenbrier and Cottages, White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.

    "A Tribute to General Robert E. Lee," by Dr. Julian C. Brown (1856-1904).

    An Interview with General Robert E. Lee by John Leyburn. The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine. May to October 1885.

    The Hardy Heritage by Harold D. Garber, Moorefield (WV) Examiner, January 2010.

    Death of Gen. R. E. Lee, The Virginia Gazette, October 14, 1870.

    A Dream of Robert E. Lee Comes True, by Virgil C. Jones, The United States Publisher, September 1928.

    LEE, The Photographic History of the Civil War.

    "Cache," Autumn Song, by Ceane O'Hanlon-Lincoln.

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    Lee, Robert E. (Memorial Services)
    English.
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    File includes various copies of programs for memorial services honoring Robert E. Lee as well as an article entitled "Decoration Day at the Graves of Lee and Jackson."

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    Lee, Robert E. Col.
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)Rockbridge County NewsEnglish.
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    File includes an obituary by the Lexington Gazette, articles in the Rockbridge County News and the Lexington Gazette concerning his death and funeral, one entitled "The Burial March of Dundee." In addition, the file includes a Ring-tum Phi article entitled, "May Remove Colonel Lee from Chapel."

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    Lee, Robert E. Lee Jr.
    English.
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    Lee, Robert Edward V
    English.
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    File includes articles entitled "Children of the Blue and Gray," from People Magazine and "Robert E. Lee V Tries to Avoid Trading on His Honored Name" from The Atlanta Journal and Constitution.

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    Lee Family
    1987-10-02English.
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    File includes articles entitled "On the Trail of Robert E. Lee's Daughters" and "Author Says Unmarried Women Neglected by Historians" from the Daily News Leader.

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    Leech, Holly
    English.
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    Letcher, John Seymour
    English.
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    File includes photocopies of two obituaries for Mr. Letcher, 1994.

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    Lewis, Charles C.
    English.
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    File includes an essay written by Charles C. Lewis entitled "A Tale of an Oar: A Hidden Message Revealed."

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    Lewis, Jim
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1875-12-17English.
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    File includes obituaries of James Lewis, Stonewall Jackson's faithful body servant, Lexington Gazette.

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    Lewis, Sydney
    Richmond Times-Dispatch1999-03-13English.
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    File includes article by the Richmond Times-Dispatch.

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    Link, O. Wilson
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    Litzenburg, Thomas V. Jr.
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    Logan, John Lee
    1890-02-20English.
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    File includes an obituary from the Lewiston Teller and an article In Memoriam by the Idaho Daily Statesman.

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    Lokale, Michael
    English.
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    Lord, Norman
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)2000-10-04English.
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    File includes an obituary from The News-Gazette.

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    Lurate, Bob
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1991English.
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    File includes an article by the News-Gazette entitled "Shop to Feature Books, Items on War Era." In addition, the file includes a brochure to the Lexington Historical Shop and business card for Lurate.

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    Lyle, John Blair
    Virginia Cavalcade1971English.
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    File includes an article from the Virginia Cavalcade entitled "John Blair and His 'Automatic Bookstore'."

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    MacCorkle, Daniel S.
    Washington and Lee UniversityEnglish.
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    File includes three pages with information about MacCorkle for the Alumni Directory and Jacket File.

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    MacCorkle, Stuart A.
    Washington and Lee University. News Office1982English.
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    File includes a brief biography of MacCorkle by the Washington and Lee University News Office, a biographical statement, "Information for the Alumni Directory and Jacket File," and a picture of Stuart MacCorkle.

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    MacDonald, Ronald
    Washington and Lee University, Department of Journalism and Mass Communications2008English.
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    File includes two obituaries.

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    Magruder, George W.
    English.
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    Manning, Dennis
    The Roanoke Times2001English.
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    File includes an article by the Roanoke Times entitled, "New Headmaster Mixes Work and Play."

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    Mann, Larry
    English.
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    Mann, Sally
    1992English.
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    Matney, Angie
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    Matthews Family
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    Mattingly, Earl
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    Maury, Matthew Fontaine
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    McAleer, James
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    McCaig, Donald
    Rural Living1991English.
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    File includes a magazine article entitled, "Persisting in the Publishing World."

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    McClintock, J. William
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1994English.
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    File includes an obituary by the News Gazette.

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    McCluer, John Parry
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)Rockbridge County News19242001English.
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    File includes a 2001 article entitled, "The Man Behind the Name: New Biography Explores The Achievements of 'Fesser' McCluer" and obituaries for the Lexington Gazette and the Rockbridge County News.

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    McClung, Hunter
    English.
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    File includes a photocopy of a short biography of McClung.

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    McCormick, Cyrus Hall
    English.
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    File includes a medal - Centennial of the Reaper, 1831-1931; a booklet entitled McCormick Celebration, September 25, 1931; a color brochure of the McCormick Farm; a biography from the McCormick International Harvester Collection Archives; and two copies of the Iron Worker featuring an article entitled, "Walnut Grove--Where Farm Mechanization Began."

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    McCown, Albert Tardy
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)English.
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    File includes a program of retirement from 28 years of service to the Buena Vista City Public Schools, a biography, a photocopy of the News-Gazette featuring Albert McCown, and a photograph of Albert McCown. Also included are an envelope of Albert's, McCown's Printing Service and an early color Christmas card printed by Albert, before his marriage, while he studied Industrial Arts at VPI.

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    McCown, James L.
    Rockbridge County NewsLexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)The Dallas Daily HeraldEnglish.
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    File includes a Rockbridge County News article entitled, "Civil War Memoirs of Mr. McCown Telling of Life in Northern Prison"; other brief newspaper notices about McCown from The Dallas Daily Herald; an obituary from the Lexington Gazette; and an image of Dr. Albert McCown and his father James L. McCown.

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    McCown, John
    McCormick, Robert, 1780-1846English.
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    File includes a photocopy from the book, The McCormick Reaper Legend focusing on John McCown, the "Blade Maker."

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    McCown, John Graham
    The Roanoke Times1934English.
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    File includes an obituary and picture of John Graham McCown.

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    McCown, Josephine H.
    Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)1992English.
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    File includes biographicla information written at her retirement from Washington and Lee University as head nurse of infirmary, 1992; as well as an article from the News-Gazette entitled, "W&L Honors Employees At Banquet"; and a picture of Josephine McCown.

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    McCown Family Photos
    1909193919911948-1949English.
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    File includes 25 photographs and photocopies of photographs of the McCown family and their homes. Includes photographs of various generations and extended family members.

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    McCown Family
    The Coffeyville Daily JournalLexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.)19081909191920021989198219371918English.
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    File includes a wide range of materials. Various photocopies contain documentation of Charles A. McCown and Alertie C. Anderson's wedding in 1907. In addition, a list ascertains the burial of Charles A. McCown, Alertie McCown, and their infant at Fawn Creek Cemetary. A map of Montgomeny Co. KS. Cemeteries highlights cemetery 16 (Fawn Creek). Another map highlights the location of McCowan Springs in Bath County. Additionally, there are three articles by The Coffeyville Daily Journal. An article in The News-Gazette covers the recognition of Lisa McCown by the Rockbridge Historical Society in 2002. Finally, a small envelope contains a letter from Charles A. McCown to his mother Ida McCown, two wedding inviations from McCown weddings, memoriams from William B. McCown's passing, and a pamphlet made in memory of Helen McCown Boyts.

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    McCown, William
    1872English.
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    File includes one letter from John W. McCoy to an unidentified person.

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    McCrory Family
    18351838English.
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    File includes four items, two of which are letters between the McCrory siblings.

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    McCrum, Blanche
    Columbia University
    1 Files
    1937English.
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    File includes Columbia University's 1937 Report of the Dean of the School of Libary Service, which mentions of Blanche P. McCrum's tenure at the school.

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    McCutchan, Frank
    McCutchan, Frank, Rev.
    8 Item
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    Rev. McCutchan, Biography, Glade Spring Presbyterian Church. A paper, "The Rank and Importance of Liberal Education," submitted by him, April 20, 1870, Washington College. A sermon by him in Waynesboro, September 14, 1879 and five sermons by him in Rogersville, Tennessee, transcripts, 1892, 1903, 1909, 1914-1915. Rev. Frank McCutchan

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    McDaniel, John
    20051985-1998English.
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    McDowell, Daniel Henry
    1928English.
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    McDowell, Ephriam, John, and Samuel
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    McFarland, Francis
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    McLaughlin, William
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    McLeod, Josephine
    1948English.
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    Menkemeller, Charles Allison
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    Miles, A. Stevens, Jr.
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    Miley, Michael
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    Miller, James F.
    1927English.
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    Miller, Levi
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    Miller, Louis F. "Weenie"
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    Morrison, James
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    Morrison, Robert Hall
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    Morrison, William
    12 Item
    2010-04-14English.
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    W&L History Class Brings Alum's Story to the Web, William Morrison started first modern human rights movement

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    Mudd, Roger
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    Murray, Albert
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    Newcomb Family
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    Newton, Hope Hull
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    Northen, Mary Moody
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    A Texas-Sized Donation for Virginia Colleges, by Gregory Turley, Washington and Lee Class of 1987.

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    Nuckols, Richard Henry
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    Nunnley, Lenora
    Nunnley, Lenora
    2 Item
    2009English.
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    "This," World Catalyst Magazine, May 2009 and "Blue Lights," The Shine Journal, both by student Lenora Nunnley, WLU 2009

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    Osteen, John
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    Patton, James
    Glanville, JimMays, Ryan
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    2010English.
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    William Beverley, James Patton, and the Settling of the Shenandoah Valley, Essex County Museum and Historical Society Bulletin, v.55, November 2010

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    Paxton, Elizabeth Alexander
    Paxton, Elizabeth AlexanderEnglish.
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    Pence, Gilbert Eugene
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    Still, Andrew T.
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    Doctor Andrew Taylor Still, Virginia and North Carolina Ancestors From Revolutionary Times to 1836

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    Washington Family
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    Webster Family
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    White, Annie Jo
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    White, Archibald S. Jr
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    Wilson, William Lyne
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    Winchester, James R.
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    Biography: Winston, Daniel
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    1950English.
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    Daniel Winston, Former Slave, Buena Vista Resident, Marks Century of Life, Still Active. Roanoke Times

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    Wolfe, Thomas
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    Woods, Madalene and Michael
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    Wu, Nelson i.
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    Ziegler, Tom
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    Zimmer, Anne Carter
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Birds: Rockbridge, Co., VA
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Books: Hardesty's
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Bridges
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    Bridges
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    Glenwood
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Brownsburg, Virginia history, which includes Newspaper articles entitled, Life of Blacks in Brownsburg Recalled; Brownsburg of Old Recalled ... Ed Patterson; The Brownsburg Homicide. Commencement Exercises Invitations for the Senior Class
no date [1931?], 1931, 1933 (list of graduates), 1935, 1939English.
General

Seniors graduating with Everette Sensabaugh in 1933, were Beatrice Hart, Mary Buchanan, Virginia Craig, Mary Lotts, Nellie Wade, Mary Ellen Sweet, Mitchell Swisher, and Hugh Adams.

General

Historic Brownsburg Newsletter, volume 6, issue 1, March-April 2009.

Buena Vista, Virginia
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    Buena Vista, Virginia
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    Drawings
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    Fire Department
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    Library
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Buffalo Forge
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Buildings
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    McCrum's Drug Store
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    Rockbridge County Courthouse
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Calfpasture Rivers
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Canals
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    Canals
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    James River and Kanawha
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Cedar Grove
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Cemeteries
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    Pilson
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    Cemeteries: Tinkling Springs
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Centerville Community, Lexington, Virginia
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Churches
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    Buena Vista
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    Cedar Hill
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    Falling Springs
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    Grace Episcopal Church
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    Haines Chapel
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    Lexington Presbyterian Church
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    Mt. Zion
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    New Monmouth Presbyterian
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    Tinkling Springs
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Circus
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Civil War
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    Bible Society
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    General
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    Lexington, VA
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    Religion
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    Rockbridge Artillery, First
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    Rockbridge County, Virginia
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    Rockbridge Dragoons
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    Veterans
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Coffee
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Collierstown, Virginia
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Companies
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    Saddle and Harness
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    Power-Hadson Development
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Cornwall, Virginia
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Correspondence: Roosevelt, Theodore (copy)
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Declaration of Independence
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Deeds
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    Deeds: McDowell, Ephriam
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    Deeds: Vance, Samuel
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Deerfield, Virginia
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English Speaking Union
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Envelopes
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Farms
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    Alpine
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    Sunnyside Farm
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Forks of the James
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Foundations
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    Marshall
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    Virginia Horse Center
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Freedmen's Bureau
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Frontier Culture Museum
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Genealogy
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    Ailstock Family
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Glasgow, Virginia
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Goshen Pass, Virginia
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Goshen, Virginia
1896English.
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Green Pastures
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Historic Lexington Foundation
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Horses
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    Little Sorrel
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    Traveller and Lucy Long
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    General

    General R. E. Lee's War-Horses, Traveller and Lucy Long. Southern Historical Society Papers. Vol.18. Richmond, Va., January-December, 1890.

Hospitals
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    Dejarnette
    2006English.
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    Stonewall Jackson Memorial
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Hotels
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    Lexington, VA
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    Robert E. Lee Hotel
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    Rockbridge County's Boom
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House Mountain
Ruffner, Henry, Reverend
1 Item
1839English.
General

photocopy

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The Student's Account of His Visit to the House Mountain. The Height of Our Mountains by John Elder

  • House Mountain Inn flyer and information on rooms and rates.
Houses
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    Alexander, William
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    Arlington
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    Blandome
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    Buffalo Springs Farms
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    Clifton
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    Col Alto
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    Dold
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    Dungeness
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    Irish Gap Inns
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    Lee-Jackson at Washington and Lee
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    Leyburn
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    Mackey, John
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    Miller-Kite
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    Moore, John
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    Mountain View Farm
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    Oak Ridge Estate
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    Roseneath
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    Savernake
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    Stone Cottage
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    Stonewall
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    Stonewall Jackson House
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Hull's Drive-In
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Indians
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    The Creek Nation
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    Kerr's Creek
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    Monacan
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Inns
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    Hummingbird
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    Sheridan Livery
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Iron Industry: Rockbridge Co., VA
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James River
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Jordan's Point
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Lakes: Cave Mountain
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Land Grants
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    Beverley
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    Borden
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Lee-Jackson Day
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Lexington Rockbridge Studio Tour
2 Item
2016-05-14-2017-05-14English.
Lexington, VA
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    Ghosts
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    History
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    History - "Sommersby"
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    Lexington, VA
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    Police Department
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    Stonegate Colonial Homes
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    Theatre
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    Women
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Libraries: Rockbridge Regional
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Lost River State Park
1 Files
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Histories of the Lost River State Park, also known as the Lee White Sulphur Spring and history of the Lee Cabin, Hardy County, West Virginia.

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Middlebrook, Virginia
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Middlesex County, VA
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Midway
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Miller's House Museum
1 Item
2015English.
Scope and Contents

At Jordan's Point - Interpreting the Industrial and Transportation History of the Lexington, Virginia Area, Brochure

Mills
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    General
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    Gilmore
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    Osceola
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    Wade's Mill
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    General

    Happy Holidays card from Wade's Mill, John and Karen Siegfried, 2017. Also included from 2017 are as follows: 7 postcards, brochure, information card, retail grain's price list, and a flyer listing the stone-ground grains available at Wade's Mill. Also, a December 2, 1992 News-Gazetter article on the history of the mill and it's owners at the time.

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    Woolen
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Mining Industry
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    Longdale Furnace
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    Longdale, Virginia
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    Low Moor
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Mountain View
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Museums: American Frontier Culture
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Music
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Natural Bridge
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    Engravings
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    Miscellaneous
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    Safari Park
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Nature Trails
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    Blue Ridge Parkway
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    Chessie
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    Woods Creek
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Newspapers
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    Lexington Gazette
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    Ring-tum Phi
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    The Wreath
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North River Covered Bridge
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Palmer Community Center
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Phi Beta Kappa
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Postal Service: Letter Carriers
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Postmasters
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Presbyterians: Women
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Prince Edward County, Virginia
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Railroads
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    Baltimore & Ohio
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    Chesapeake and Ohio
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    National Railway Bulletin
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    Railroads
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    Virginia
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Resorts
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    Sweet Chalybeate Springs
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    Yellow Sulphur Springs
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Richmond, Virginia
1 Item
1958English.
Scope and Contents

Clouds of Glory, A girl born in Richmond of Northern parents adopts Confederate loyalties, Virginia Cavalcade, Autumn

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    Junction Valley Turnpike
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    Turnpikes
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Robert E. Lee Residences
Hobbs, Patricia A.
1 Item
2005English.
Scope and Contents

"An Ideal Home Circle": Lee Residences in Lexington, VA

Rockbridge County, Virginia
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    Fine Arts
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    Girls
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    Government Officials
    1975English.
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    History
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    History - Craftsmen
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    Institutional Officials
    Washington and Lee University, Department of Journalism and Mass Communications1998-1999English.
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    Miscellaneous
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    Property Claims
    1782English.
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    Seven Hills
    Douty, Horace
    3 Item
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    General

    The Seven Hills of Rockbridge include the homes, Cherry Hill, Fruit Hill, Fancy Hill, Rose Hill, Hickory Hill, Clover Hill, and Liberty Hill. A map of the location of these homes is included, as well as descriptions from the Rockbridge County, Virginia Hertiage Book.

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    Sketch
    1919English.
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    Voter Facts
    1990English.
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    Women
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    World War II
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Schools
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    Buena Vista Colored
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    Cave Mountain
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    Cross Roads
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    Denmark School, 50th Anniversary of the closing of Denmark School, 1917-1943, Two newspaper articles, Denmark School reunion draws...170 people, September 24 & 30, 1992. Reunion group photo, 1993.
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    Elizabeth College
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    Goshen, Virginia
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    Highland Belle
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    Lexington High
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    General

    The Scarletter, Lexington High School newsletter - v.30 no.2, Oct. 31, 1977; v.30 no.7, April 8, 1978; v.30 no.8, May 3, 1978.

    General

    Football Programs: Lexington vs. Turner Ashby, Sept. 27, 1974; Lexington vs. Harrisonburg, Oct. 11, 1974; Lexington vs. Broadway, Sept. 9, 1977.

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    Liberty Hall Academy
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    Mountain View School
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    Palmer Community Center
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    Ruffner
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    Southern Virginia College
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Scotch-Irish Congress
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    Agnew, Jean Cameron
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    Lee, Mildred
    Lee, Mildred ChildeEnglish.
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Shenandoah
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    Franklin Society
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    Rockbridge Colonization
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Speeches: ODK
1964English.
Springs
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    Warm
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    Wilson's Springs
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Stables: Wright
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Stores
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    The General Store
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    Denmark General Store, News-Gazette article.
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    Kerr's Creek
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    Rockbridge Baths
    Irvine, Carrie M.English.
    General

    Life in Late Nineteenth Century Rockbridge Baths, paper written at Hollins College, Ms. Mary W. Atwell, Carrie M. Irvine, [ca.1974].

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    Walker and Wood Brothers
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Timber Ridge
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United Daughters of the Confederacy
2002English.
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Valentine's Day
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Vesuvius Ruritan Club
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Virginia Military Institute
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    VMI Barracks
    Brockenbrough, John
    1 ItemPhotocopy
    1850English.
    Scope and Contents

    Address Delivered by the Hon. John W. Brockenbrough on laying the corner stone of the new barracks of the Virginia Military Institute, July 4, 1850. New York: John Wiley, 1850.

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    Cameron Hall
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    Football
    1937English.
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    Virginia Military Institute
    19641998English.
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Virginia Public Schools
Ruffner, William Henry
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Washington Academy
1803English.
Washington and Lee University
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    Alumni
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    Architecture
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    Art
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    Band
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    African - American Students and History of Integration at W&L
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    "Cadaver Bridge" or "Class Memorial Bridge"
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    Catalogue
    1846-1847English.
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    Charter
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    Cincinnati Society
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    Civil War
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    Coeducation
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    Coeducation Exhibit
    2014English.
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    The Columns
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    Comics
    Reynolds, Patrick M
    1 Files
    2012English.
    Scope and Contents

    FLASHBACK comic strips of Washington and Lee University history

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    Commencement
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    Concert Guild
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    Course of Studies
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    Crew Team
    Lewis, Charles C.
    1 Item
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    General

    Charles C. Lewis, Jr. W&L '68, '71L; Charles C. Lewis, W&L 1930, M.A. 1931; H. Flood Madison, Jr., W&L 1920.

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    A Tale of an Oar: A Hidden Message Revealed

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    Doremus Gym
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    Dormitories
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    Faculty
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    Fashion
    19001906English.
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    Fellowship Recipients
    1909-2004English.
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    Football
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    Founder's Day
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    Fraternities
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      Eta Alpha of Delta Kappa Epsilon
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      General
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      Kappa Alpha Order
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      Renaissance
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      Sigma Nu
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    Freshman Camp
    1950English.
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    GHQ
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    Gymnasium
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    Habitat for Humanity
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    Hazing
    New York Times CompanyEnglish.
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    History
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    Honorary Degrees
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    Honor System
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    invitations
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    Journalism
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    Laws and Regulations
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    Law School
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    Lee Chapel
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    Lee Chapel Restoration
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    Lee House
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    Lenfest Performing Arts Center
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    Liberty Hall Academy
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    Masons
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    Memorial Gateway
    1 Files
    1920English.
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    The Mink
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    Mock Convention
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    The Record, Mock Democratic Convention, March 6 and 7, 1992. The cover of this booklet has a sketch of Main Street, looking south, with parade.

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    Native American Alumni
    1877-1909English.
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    Biographies of native American Indians, Robert Latham Owen WLU 1877 and Walter Jonathan Turnbull WLU 1909.

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    Plates
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    Presidents
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    Print Shop Crew
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    Push Ball
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    Rectors
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    Rings
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    Seal
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    Songs
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    Square and Compass
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    Substance Abuse
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    Trees
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    Colonnade Oaks flyer, Dashiell Dericks '18.

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    Troubadour Theatre
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    Trustees
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    Tucker Hall
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    Washington and Lee University
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    Washington Hall
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    Washington Hall Bell
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    World War II
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    250th
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    Alumni Casualities in the Korean, Persian Gulf, 9/11, Afghanistan, Vietnam, World War I and II wars.
    Rutherford, John, Class of 1966
    1 Files
    2018English.
    Scope and Contents

    Lists of Washington and Lee University students or alumni killed during 20th and 21st century wars including the First and Second World Wars, Korea, Vietnam, Persian Gulf and since the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.

Washington College
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    Enrollments
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    General
    1995English.
    Scope and Contents

    President Lee's College: Robert E. Lee and the Renewal, Reformation, and Expansion of Washington College.

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Wills: Kern, Thomas D.
1919English.
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World War II: Bedford Movement
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Zoos
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    Mill Mountain
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    Natural Bridge
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Addiitional W&L Misc Files
  • Text Box 22 folder: 1
    Obituary, Fred Hadsel died April 11, 2010
    1 Item
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    Obituary, H. Marshall Jarrett died February 9, 2010.
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    The Story of Lykes. A Publication of Lykes Bros. Steamship Co., Inc.
    1 Item
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    John Wall Lykes, WLU 1908, Joseph Taliaferro Lykes, WLU 1909, Joseph Taliaferro Lykes, Jr. WLU 1941

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    Obituary, Odell McGuire died December 8, 2008.
    2 Item
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    Obituary, James C. Rogers dies at Hyattsville.
    1 Item
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    Ranson survived the Civil War, became Staunton lawyer, leader.
    1 Item
    General

    Thomas D. Ranson WLU 1859-60

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    Georgetown's Itinerant Preacher: The Reverend Jacob Ross. Paper presented at the 46th Annual DC History Conference, By L. Paige Whitley.
    Whitley, Paige
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    2019-11-22
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    Dr. Bean Reads Historical Paper on Rev. John Skinner. Rockbridge County News. November 15, 22, 29, 1945,
    3 Item
  • Text Box 22 folder: 9
    Obituary, American Artist, Cy Twombly, Who Scribbled a Unique Path, by Randy Kennedy. The New-York Times.
    1 Item
  • Text Box 22 folder: 10
    Boats Beyond the Blue Ridge. The North River Canal Connected Lexington with Richmond and Benefited the Economy of Rockbridge County, but It Did Not Prove Profitable to the the Investors Who Financed It. By Elizabeth Dabney Coleman and W. Edwin Hemphill. Virginia Cavalcade. Spring 1954
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    Boogher Family, embracing the Lineage of 13 Boogher children, Descendants of Nicholas Boogher, and Rebecca Davis Coombs (Boogher). Compiled and written by Avery H. Reed.
    Reed, Avery H.
    1 Item
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    Jamestowne Society, Application for Membership of John Williams Knapp, Descendant of Thomas Gouldman.
    1 Files
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    Barclay family genealogy.
    1 Files
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    Genealogy compiled by Alex Taylor, whose great grandfather was Alexander Tedford Barclay.

  • Text Box 22 folder: 14
    Gilvin family genealogy.
    1 Files
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    Material given by Tangy (Gilven) Hunter-Hughes, a descendant of Jack Gilvin.

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    Garland family genealogy.
    1 Files
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    Geneaology of Garland family, who bought some of the Washington College slaves.

  • Text Box 22 folder: 16
    Harman family genealogy.
    1 Files
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    Genealogy on the Harman family given by Carolyn Scott, which has photos and biographies of Charles Price Harman, born 1868, and his wife, Rachel Primrose "Rose" Cameron Sherrard, and their children.

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    Hayslett family genealogy. A partial history of one of the Hayslett families of Rockbridge County, Virginia.
    1 Item
    2007
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    Lewis family genealogy.
    1 Files
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    Genealogy and biography of Rev. Peter Simon Lewis, the pastor of First Baptist Church, Lexington, Va., 1901-1906.

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    William Ramsey, 1727-1789, Early Resident of Pre-Revolutionary Virginia and His Descendants
    1 Item
    2017
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    Compiled by Tom Vansant Jr., Descendant of Dr. James Ramsey, Son of William.

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    Anna Clarke Rogers. Mrs. James Webb Rogers, the former Anna Phillips Clarke.
    1 Item
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    Descendant of Robert Alexander of Virginia, founder of the first classical school west of the Blue Ridge Mountains, which became the present Washington and Lee University.

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    The California Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. Application for membership of Robert Swartout Stearns, descendant of Major John Hays.
    1 Item
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    The Way We Were by Ann McClung. Beginning three centuries ago, Scotch-Irish settlers built log cabins throughout Rockbridge County. More than 400 of these earliest of American homes still stand--some abandoned, others partially renovated or restored.
    McClung, Ann
    1 Files
    2009-11-19
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    Some Ferries Along the James River above Lynchburg, Virginia, by Doug MacLeod
    MacLeod, Douglas
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    Big Spring Mill, Works Progress Administration Survey, 1930s and For Sale or Rent Advertisement, Staunton Spectator, September 25, 1860.
    2 Item
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    The Weekly Independent, Circulates in Alleghany, Bath, Botetourt, Craig and Rockbridge Counties. Clifton Forge, Virginia (Photocopy)
    1 Item
    1885-11-06
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    Discover History & Heritage. Born on the Rails: The Roanoke and New River valleys boomed during the golden age of the railroad.
    1 Item
    2015-08
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    Midland Trail, U. S. 60, is the "Main Street" of America, newspaper articles, 1927-1929, 1931, photocopies.
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    Fairfield High School, Commencement Exercises program
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    1927
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    Theater at Lime kiln presents On Borrowed Time, program
    1 Item
    1999
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    William Drummond home, 1878 to 1896, North Main Street, Lexington, Virginia, which was also owned by the Beeton family and was the Beeton Laundry. Also photocopies of photos of the Beeton home on North Randolph Street, Lexington, Virginia.
    1 Files
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    Obituary, Prof. Severn Duvall, Dies at 87. Reminiscenses by W&L Professors Jim Warren and George Ray.
    3 Item
    2012-03-02
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    Obituary, Prof. of Art Emeritus I-Hsiung Ju Dies.
    1 Item
    2012-03-17
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    Friends of W&L Library Honors Betty Kondayan. Receives John Rogers Award, along with Roger Mudd, a 1950 graduate of Washington and Lee.
    1 Item
    2012-05-12
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    Gardening in Rockbridge County, A Monthly Guide, compiled by The Rockbridge Area Master Gardeners Association.
    1 Item
    2000-08
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    First to Fight: The American Flyers of the Lafayette Escadrille in World War One, by Chalres Flood.
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    Australia on the Brain: Mary Custis Lee in Hobart Town, January-March 1877, Tasmanian Historical Research Association, December 2010, by Susan Carter Vogel.
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    History of the First Baptist Church, Buena Vista, Virginia.
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    Long-Time Service by Brown Colbert Borgus Remembered During Ceremony at VMI.
    1 Item
    1999-02-04
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    Borgus served VMI as head waiter during the period between September 1919 and September 1955. He then returned for a brief period between the months of September and December 1958.

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    No Stranger to Difficulty: The Friends and Relations of Patrick Henry, by Neal O. Hammon.
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    Descendants of Adam Dickinson.
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    Mason family genealogy and family group sheets.
    2 Item
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    Griffin family genealogy.
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    William Griffin born 1792 in Lexington, married November 21, 1816 in Virginia, and died 1850 in Boone County, Indiana.

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    Grigsby family genealogy.
    21 Item
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    Holder's of Tavern's Licenses 1778-1864.
    1 Item
  • Text Box 23 folder: 15
    Self-Guided Tour of Washington and Lee
    2006-03
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    Information on Marriage registers of Freedmen, by Elaine C. Everly, The U.S. National Archives & Records Administration, Fall 1973.
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    Celebrating 100 Years of Collegiate Registrars, by Scott Dittman, W&L University Registrar.
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    Washington and Lee first established a registrar's office in 1910.

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    Two In Family Fatally Injured by Lightning, Fairfield, Virginia.
    1 Item
    1969
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    Hartless family
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    Obituary, Joseph Goldsten died October 11, 2012.
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    Obituary, Charles F. "Chuck" Phillips, Jr. died October 17, 2012.
    1 Item
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    The Jurisprudence of Slavery, Freedom, and Union at Washington College, 1831-1861, by Alfred L. Brophy.
    2 Item
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    Also includes: Multivariate Analysis Through Narrative History, by Alfred L. Brophy. Reviewing G. Edward White, Law in American History: From the Colonial Years Through the Civil War.