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Graham, John Alexander



  • Existence: 1895-1947

B.A., W&L, 1914; M.A. Assistant professor romance languages, W&L, 1919; associate professor, W&L, 1920; professor Spanish and fine arts, W&L, 1940-47. See Trustees Papers, June 5, 1947 (resolution on death).

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Letters from Graham to Mary Monroe Penick, 1933 - 1944

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 9
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection includes Graham's compositions, World War I papers and correspondence, memorabilia of Washington and Lee University activities, scores, sheet music, notebooks, and other correspondence.
Dates: 1933 - 1944

Letters to John from his Father, 1916 - 1918

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents Letter to John from his father about news in Lexington.
Dates: 1916 - 1918

Series 1, 1925 - 1973

Scope and Contents This series contains many materials relating to his South African mission. Dr. Leyburn saved a number of newspaper articles concerning South Africa, which are contained herein. Reports on various industries and other aspects of South Africa are included. Also within this collection is an assortment of Dr. Leyburn's speeches, some of which concern South Africa. The remainder of the speeches concern the future of Washington and Lee University. Among the correspondence in this...
Dates: 1925 - 1973