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Flournoy, Fitzgerald



  • Existence: 1899 - 1964


B.A., 1921, M.A., 1922, W&L; B.A., 1924, M.A., 1928, Oxford; Ph.D., Yale, 1936. Instructor of English, W&L, 1921-1922; Associate professor, W&L, 1926; professor, W&L, 1938-64. See Who's Who, 1954-55.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Distinctive characteristics of southern poetry, 1922

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: 1922

Edward Ferguson Devol Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0240
Scope and Contents

These papers include an account of his student life at Washington and Lee University from 1940-1943, which mentions faculty members Fitzgerald Flournoy and Lawrence E. Watkin. There are also letters to his parents, documents, poetry and essays about his service in World War II, primarily in the European theater.

Dates: Inclusive 1940-1946

Fitzgerald Flournoy papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0187
Scope and Contents

This collection includes letters to and from John L. Campbell, Dean at Washington and Lee University, as well as letters to, from, and concerning Frank J. Gilliam, who was a member of the Washington and Lee class of 1917, 1912-1926. Campbell and Gilliam correspond about several members of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity being unable to return for the next semester due to grades. They also correspond about a prospective student from Lynchburg.

Dates: 1912 - 1963

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Archival Object 2
Collection 2
College students 2
Correspondence 2
Poems 1
Poetry 1
Western Front (World War (1939-1945) 1
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