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Whitehead, James Walter, Sr.

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1921-10-20 - 2015-08-20

B.S., 1942, L.H.D., University of Tampa. Director of university relations, W&L, 1958; assistant to president for administration and director of university relations, W&L, 1960; assistant to the president, W&L, 1966; treasurer, W&L, 1966-1980; secretary, W&L, 1968-1986; director of Reeves Center, W&L, 1986-1992; Consultant Reeves Center and assistance during construction of Reeves Center addition, W&L, 1992; Emeritus. See Alumni Magazine, Nov./Dec. 1986, p.24.

Found in 341 Collections and/or Records:

"A Fragile Union: The Story of Louise Herreshoff", 2003

 File — Box: 6
Scope and Contents This biography of Louise Herreshoff by James Whitehead was created using personal correspondence, and regularly cites her letters. It depicts her life, familial ties, influences, time in Paris, period of art creation, china collecting, her two marriages, and her relationship with Washington and Lee University.
Dates: 2003

A.B. Claytor

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 53
Identifier: WLU-RG-34
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This box contains correspondence and related files between letters "Che" through "Lu." Also contains files related to Foreign Advisory Services.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1992

Adrian and Richard Bendheim

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 23
Identifier: WLU-RG-34
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This is the first box of the James Whitehead Papers, and includes materials related to the Bicentennial in 1976, as well as correspondence with people and organizations between letters "A" through "Cha."
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1992

Alfred E. Bissell

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 27
Identifier: WLU-RG-34
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This is the first box of the James Whitehead Papers, and includes materials related to the Bicentennial in 1976, as well as correspondence with people and organizations between letters "A" through "Cha."
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1992

Alistair Cooke

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 58
Identifier: WLU-RG-34
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This box contains correspondence and related files between letters "Che" through "Lu." Also contains files related to Foreign Advisory Services.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1992

Alleghany Highland Arts and Crafts

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 246
Identifier: WLU-RG-34
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This box contains files from "George Washington" until the end of the alphabet, then going into a run of files dedicated to Louise Herreshoff, her paintings, and Whitehead's efforts to share her art with museums.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1992

Alvin D. Aisenberg, D.D.S.

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: WLU-RG-34
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This is the first box of the James Whitehead Papers, and includes materials related to the Bicentennial in 1976, as well as correspondence with people and organizations between letters "A" through "Cha."
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1992

Ambassador James C.H. Shen

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 186
Identifier: WLU-RG-34
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This box contains files from "Reeves Students" to "Washington Trip," and also includes files related to Skylar and Wamsutta Mills.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1992

American Art by David Meschutt

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: WLU-RG-34
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This is the first box of the James Whitehead Papers, and includes materials related to the Bicentennial in 1976, as well as correspondence with people and organizations between letters "A" through "Cha."
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1992

American Association for State and Local History

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: WLU-RG-34
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This is the first box of the James Whitehead Papers, and includes materials related to the Bicentennial in 1976, as well as correspondence with people and organizations between letters "A" through "Cha."
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1992