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Lexington Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Va.)

 Organization

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

"A Child's Song of Christmas", 1935

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents This file consists of published copies of the piece as well as original copies made for James G. Leyburn and Mary Monroe Penick. The piece was written for The Children's Choir of The Presbyterian Church of Lexington, Va. It also contains copies for violin, violin II, viola, and cello.
Dates: 1935

Auxiliary and Executive Committee Reports, 1926 - 1927

 File — Box: 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains the records of various women's missionary societies in the Lexington Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Virginia), including minutes written by Margaret Junkin Preston and Ellen Glasgow. There is also a handwritten history (one page, front and back) of the Presbytery that explains the connection between Washington College, Lexington Presbyterian Church, and the Presbytery, which was written circa 1824.
Dates: 1926 - 1927

"Benediction Response", 1944-10

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 89
Scope and Contents Dedicated to the Lexington Presbyterian Choir
Dates: 1944-10

Book of the Boys Missionary Society, 1884 - 1889

 File — Box: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains the records of various women's missionary societies in the Lexington Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Virginia), including minutes written by Margaret Junkin Preston and Ellen Glasgow. There is also a handwritten history (one page, front and back) of the Presbytery that explains the connection between Washington College, Lexington Presbyterian Church, and the Presbytery, which was written circa 1824.
Dates: 1884 - 1889

Business Women's Circle Secretary's Books, 1922 - 1925

 File — Box: 2
Scope and Contents
  • 1922-1923
  • 1923-1925
The books also contain the ninth and tenth annual yearbooks.
Dates: 1922 - 1925

"Chorale and Response After Prayer"

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 92
Scope and Contents Dedeicated to Miss Mary Monroe Penick and the Choir of the Presbyterian Church.
Dates: Inclusive 1910-1947; Majority of material found within Bulk 1915-1947

Connection Between Washington College and the Presbytery

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents A one page history of the church's relation to Washington College.
Dates: Inclusive 1824-1927; Majority of material found within Bulk 1877-1927

"Gentle Mary Laid Her Child"

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents This file consists of one original and four copies. The piece was for the choir of the Lexington Presbyterian Church.
Dates: Inclusive 1910-1947; Majority of material found within Bulk 1915-1947

James Graham Leyburn Sunday School Lectures

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0624
Content Description This collection consists of a small three ring binder of typescript Sunday school lectures by Dr. James G. Leyburn, one of Washington and Lee's most revered 20th century professors. Leyburn used this notebook to teach his class at the Lexington (Va.) Presbyterian Church from October 2, 1949 to the final class of the year on May 28, 1950. The lectures cover and introduction to the Bible, it's characters, and the tenets of Presbyterianism. In the final lecture, Leyburn details a transformative...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1949 - 1950

John Skinner Broadside

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0281
Scope and Contents This broadside by Reverend John Skinner, entitled 'Case of the Rev'd Dr. Skinner', was an important document in the 'Skinner War' controversy at the Lexington, Virginia, Presbyterian Church.
Dates: 1847