- 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 4 Collections and/or Records:
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
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
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
Dates: Majority of material found within 1770 - 1970