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Graham, John Alexander

 Person

Dates

  • 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 185 Collections and/or Records:

"The Light That Lies in Woman's Eyes"

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 64
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: Inclusive 1910-1947; Majority of material found within Bulk 1915-1947

"The Mildly Military Memories of a Refugee, Intelligence Officer and Civil Affairs Administrator in World War 1."

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents This file consists of Graham's war memoirs.
Dates: Inclusive 1910-1947; Majority of material found within Bulk 1915-1947

"The Mother-Heart", 1917-12-25

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 136
Scope and Contents Graham dedicated this to W. S. Hastings.
Dates: 1917-12-25

"The Night Will Never Stay", 1937-08-20

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 137
Scope and Contents 'The Night Will Never Stay' was for Charles William Karraker, Jr.
Dates: 1937-08-20

"The Only Girl"

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 139
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: Inclusive 1910-1947; Majority of material found within Bulk 1915-1947

The War Years - Official Papers, 1914 - 1919

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents This file consists of official documents, such as merandums, official business letters, and reciepts, from John Aleander Graham's war years.
Dates: 1914 - 1919

"The Way of a Maid with a Man"

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 148
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: Inclusive 1910-1947; Majority of material found within Bulk 1915-1947

"The World's Desire", 1929-08-02

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 19
Scope and Contents This piece was composed for The Madrigal Club of Lexington, Va.
Dates: 1929-08-02

"Twelve Harsh Measures Against the Piano: a brief episode in consecutive fifths and tenths"

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 61
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: Inclusive 1910-1947; Majority of material found within Bulk 1915-1947

"Two Piano Pieces: Consecutive Sevenths for a Consistent First, Twelve Harsh Measures Against the Piano"

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 44
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: Inclusive 1910-1947; Majority of material found within Bulk 1915-1947