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Fishwick, Marshall William



  • Existence: 1923 - 2006


B.A., UVA, 1943; M.A., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., Yale, 1949. Assistant professor of American Studies, W&L, 1949; Associate professor, W&L, 1953; professor, W&L, 1957-63. Professor of Communication Studies and Humanities, VPI and SU.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Fishwick, Marshall, 2006

 File — Box 4, Folder: 9
Scope and Contents

File includes an article titled "He Disciplined Popular Culture" as well as an obituary.

Dates: 2006

Marshall Fishwick Research Collection on Michael Miley

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0637
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of research material compiled by Dr. Marshall W. Fishwick on Michael Miley and his developments in color photography. Items of interest include Fishwick's article on Miley published in American Quarterly, a 1904 cabinet card of Michael Miley by his son, Henry, three cabinet cards of the early interior of Lee Chapel, the Colonnade, and VMI's front gates, correspondences between Henry Miley and Fishwick, and copies of several original Miley photographs.

Dates: 1879 - 1951

Series 2, 1987 - 1993

Scope and Contents

This series includes correspondence, proofs, and reviews concerning Leyburn's book The Way We Lived. Correspondents include Kenneth Rockwell, Marshall Fishwick, Rupert Nelson Latture, Michael Barr, and Lon K. Savage. There are also photographs of Leyburn, his music programs, and notices of his death.

Dates: 1987 - 1993

Tom Wolfe Letter

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0039
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a letter from Tom Wolfe to Professor Carlisle recommending Marshall Fishwick for the Alumni Distinguished Professorship.

Dates: 1963

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Archival Object 2
Collection 2
Correspondence 2
Autobiography 1
Awards 1
Composition (Music) 1
Photographs 1