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Washington and Lee University


Found in 319 Collections and/or Records:

A campaign for the rising generation at Washington and Lee University, 2001

Scope and Contents

This fundraising DVD includes two centerpiece videos and nine short film segments.

Dates: 2001

"A Washington and Lee Hymn", 1927-09-03

 File — Box 5: [Barcode: 0000005158], Folder: 110
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection includes Graham's compositions, World War I papers and correspondence, memorabilia of Washington and Lee University activities, scores, sheet music, notebooks, and other correspondence.

Dates: 1927-09-03

Academic Departments - Record Group 9

 Record Group
Identifier: WLU-RG-0009
Scope and Contents

This record group contains materials created by individual academic departments.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.Creation: Date Not Yet Determined

Alexander House - Withrow House and Log House, 1942-02

 File — Box 1, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents

This file consists of the handwritten draft of "The Forgotten College Houses."

Dates: 1942-02

Alexander Lockhart Nelson Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0303
Scope and Contents The Alexander Lockhart Nelson Papers consist of materials related to Nelson’s life as mathematician at Washington and Lee University; Nelson, Guy, Matthews, Archer, and Rennick family genealogy; an address by Nelson on his teaching experience during Robert E. Lee's presidency of Washington College; some family and miscellaneous correspondences; and photographs. Included and, perhaps, the primary aspect of the collection is Nelson’s notebook used during his time as both student and professor...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1848 - 1902

Alexander White Pitzer Speech

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0223
Scope and Contents

This collection is a handwritten copy of a speech given by Alexander White Pitzer to the Synod of the Virginias at Charles Town, West Virginia in 1873 about the history of Washington and Lee University.

Dates: 1873

Allen Wesley Moger Correspondence

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0183
Scope and Contents

This collection includes a 5-page paper by Allen Moger concerning the Army Enlisted Reserve Corps (E.R.C.) at Washington and Lee University and letters received by Moger from students who were called to active duty from the E.R.C.

Dates: Inclusive 1943-1945

Andrew Hollinger Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll.-0481
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of eight bound diaries written by Andrew Hollinger and addressed to "The Team;" one binder of typed original poetry; and eight folders containing correspondences, materials related to Washington and Lee University, the ROTC Program, and Psi Upsilon fraternity, and a number of Hollinger's financial papers.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1969 - 1977

Ann Norvell Otey Scott Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0163
Scope and Contents This collection contains chiefly correspondence with Washington and Lee University and United Daughters of the Confederacy officials, resolutions, and reports relating to her participation in the controversy over W&L President Henry Louis Smith's proposed renovation and expansion of the Lee Chapel. Also includes correspondence and clippings relating to fund-raising for the Stratford Hall restoration. Correspondents include members of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Washington...
Dates: Inclusive 1920-1948

Architecture Papers

Scope and Contents From the Record Group:

This record group contains papers and projects created by students as part of their coursework, such as honors theses and capstone papers.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.Creation: Date Not Yet Determined

Arnold Toynbee Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0121
Scope and Contents

Arnold Toynbee visited Washington and Lee University in 1952 and gave fifteen lectures about a recent world tour. The lectures were filmed by Encyclopedia Britannica films but never realeased.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.Creation: 1958-02 - 1958-05

Arnold Toynbee letter

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0257
Scope and Contents

This letter is from Toynbee to Washington and Lee University President, Francis P. Gaines, upon Toynbee's departure from the University in June 1958.

Dates: 1958-06-02

B. H. Epperson Receipt

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0487
Scope and Contents

Receipt notes that B. H. Epperson's $25 contribution is to be applied to the Washington and Lee University's endowment of the Texas professorship of Applied Mathematics.

Dates: 1871-09-13


 File — Box 1, Folder: 20
Scope and Contents

This file consists of a book about Belfield, detailing its origins and architectural features. Includes a floor plan, images of the interior of the house, and a map of where it is located on a map.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1800 - 1995

Betty E. Munger Correspondence

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0252
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of letters from more than 60 Washington and Lee University students to Munger that discussed the war in Vietnam and military life, as well as politics, books, and travel abroad.

Dates: Inclusive 1968-1991; Majority of material found within Bulk 1968-1980

Bills and Receipts , 1882 - 1883

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 0000004457], Folder: 15
Scope and Contents

This file consists of matriculation and tuition receipts from Washington and Lee University. There is also a receipt from 'The State' Newspaper in Richmond, Va.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.Creation: 1882 - 1883

Blue Ridge Chamber Players Programs and Schedule, 1961

 File — Box 2: [Barcode: 0000004499], Folder: 6
Scope and Contents

This file consists of programs from Washington and Lee University, Hollins College, and the University of Virginia. It also includes a letter to Stewart from Anne McClenny of Hollins College, Va., a schedule of rehearsals and performances, and a page of financial records. Robert Stewart played the violin in the Blue Ridge Chamber Music Players.

Dates: 1961

Buena Vista - Waverly, 1890

 File — RHS Collections #0083 - #0087, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents

This file consists of a map of west Buenva Vista and Waverly from 1890.

Dates: 1890