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Wolfe, Tom


Biography, February 24, 2014 |b (Tom Wolfe. Occupation: Journalist, Author. Birth date: March 02, 1931. Education: St. Christopher's School, Washington and Lee University, Yale University. Place of birth: Richmond, Virginia. Full name: Thomas Kennerly Wolfe, Jr.; well known as a proponent of the New Journalism, using fiction-writing techniques in journalism)

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Mr. and Mrs. Gottwald from John D. Wilson, 1989-04-21

 Item — Box 1: [Barcode: 0000007273], Folder: 5
Scope and Contents Writes just as spring term is about to begin, and remarks that he is still attempting to be caught up again with the pulse of the school from being away Fall Term. Grievously notes the death of Ashley Scarborough in a hit-and-run accident. Also notes the success of W&L's recent New York Party, and adds that John Elrod continues to lead the reaccreditation program, and the development in the Fraternity Renaissance. Notes that the numbers of applications are up, and that spring sports are...
Dates: 1989-04-21

Tom Wolfe Letter

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0231
Scope and Contents

In this short letter to Maurice D. Leach (Washington and Lee University librarian, 1968-1985) Wolfe discusses a talk he gave at Washington and Lee University.

Dates: 1973

Tom Wolfe Letter

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0039
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a letter from Tom Wolfe to Professor Carlisle recommending Marshall Fishwick for the Alumni Distinguished Professorship.

Dates: 1963

Tom Wolfe (WLU 1951) Interview

Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Mame Warren Collection consists of 90 oral history interviews and historic photographs collected for her 1998 book project, 'Come cheer for Washington and Lee University: the University at 250 years!'. Warren conducted interviews with 90 individuals associated with Washington and Lee University, including former faculty, staff, coaches, employees, alumni, and friends. Each interview is boxed uniquely and includes audio cassette recordings, both master and user copies, and their...
Dates: date unknown

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