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Crenshaw, Ollinger



  • Existence: 1904-1970

A.B., 1925, A.M., 1926, W&L; Ph.D., John Hopkins, 1945. Instructor of history, W&L, 1926; assistant professor, W&L, 1930; associate professor, W&L, 1941; professor, W&L, 1947-70. Author: General Lee's College, 1969. See Who's Who, 1970-1971.

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Box 1, 1946 - 1969

 Series — Box: 1, Folder: 1-61A
Scope and Contents Articles; correspondence 1946-1969; selected notes Gen. Lee's College; misc. papers; photos
Dates: 1946 - 1969

Box 2, 1749 - 1954

 Series — Box: 2, Folder: 62-95
Scope and Contents Selected notes Gen. Lee's College; Glawgow papers 1870's and 1880's and other manuscript collections; correspondence re Lee Chapel; controversy
Dates: 1749 - 1954

Correspondence, 1927-12 - 1928-02

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents Correspondence from Stuart to his parents about his second term at Washington and Lee.
Dates: 1927-12 - 1928-02


Scope and Contents From the Record Group: This record group contains official print publications created by the University at the highest level.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Milton W. Humphreys Autobiography

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0051
Scope and Contents Typescript autobiography includes excerpts about Milton W. Humphreys' student and teaching years at Washington College and Washington and Lee University from 1866-1875.
Dates: 1860 - 1875

Ollinger Crenshaw Correspondence

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0262
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence to Robert McLean Jeter, Jr., an alumnus of the Washington and Lee University class of 1941. The letters cover issues regarding curricula, faculty, and faculty social life at Washington and Lee University, including curricular changes under Dean James Leyburn and the administration of University President Fred Carrington Cole (1959-1967). Other topics include integration, World War II and the Vietnam War, and publication of Crenshaw's ...
Dates: Inclusive 1939-1969

Ollinger Crenshaw Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0320
Scope and Contents These papers include correspondence, articles, and selected notes for Crenshaw's General Lee's College and manuscripts given to him in the process of his research for the book.
Dates: Inclusive 1946-1968