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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:

"I'd Like to Be a Vampire"

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 72
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

"If I Knew"

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 152
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

"If in the Night"

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 129
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

"Invocation", 1924-04-14

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 49
Scope and Contents Graham composed the work for Miss MacDonald, Mr. Leyburn, and two pianos.
Dates: 1924-04-14

James Graham Leyburn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0288
Scope and Contents This collection contains many materials relating to the 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 are an assortment of Dr. Leyburn's speeches, some of which address South Africa. The remainder of the speeches concern the future of Washington and Lee University. Among the correspondence in...
Dates: 1902 - 1993

John Alexander Graham Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0307
Scope and Contents 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

"Jota Aragonesa: The Muleteer", 1925-12

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 131
Scope and Contents This has a baritone solo and chrorus for the Washington and Lee Glee Club.
Dates: 1925-12

Letter from John to James

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents This file consists of a letter written by Graham to 'James,' most likely James G. Leyburn.
Dates: Inclusive 1910-1947; Majority of material found within Bulk 1915-1947

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 from William Karraker to Mary Monroe Penick, 1947-04-25 - 1947-04-26

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents One of the letters to Mary Monroe asks about John. William writes the next day after hearing of John's death. He proposes doing something to spread John's music.
Dates: 1947-04-25 - 1947-04-26