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Desha, Lucius Junius



  • Existence: 1883-1967

A.B., W&L, 1906; Ph.D., John Hopkins, 1909. Professor of chemistry, W&L, 1920; Bayly professor of chemistry, W&L, 1938; Bayly professor of chemistry on Thomas Ball Foundation, W&L, 1947; professor of chemistry, emeritus, 1955-1967; Dean of the university, W&L, 1946-47; executive director, department of bicentennial, W&L, 1947-49. See Who's Who, 1954-55.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Charles S. Sydnor Correspondence

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0506
Scope and Contents Letters from Charles S. Sydnor to Francis P. Gaines and Lucius Junius Desha.
Dates: 1947-11-05 - 1948-05-06

Graham Music Festival, 1948-03 - 1948-05

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents This file includes correspondence written by Mary Monroe Pennick about the details of the music festival in memory of John Graham. It also includes biographies of the musicians who participated in the event, an invitation list, and other information that was used in the planning of the event.
Dates: 1948-03 - 1948-05

Letters to Mary Monroe Penick about a Festival of Music in Memory of John Graham and a Requiem at Lee Chapel, cont., 1948-01 - 1948-04

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents This file consists of correspondence between various people and Mary Monroe Penick regarding preparations for the music festival in memory of John Alexander Graham.
Dates: 1948-01 - 1948-04