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Letter to Mr. and Mrs. Gottwald from John D. Wilson, 1987-11-17

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3

Scope and Contents

Starts with a personal touch, remarks that Gaines Hall is open and occupied though adds humorously that 'we didn't remember to put a party room in the basement,' and Gilliam House also is newly renovated and occupied. Wilson makes it clear that the freshman class is doing exceedingly well, and also notes that the retention rate increases every year. Also mentions a fundraiser where campus fraternity Sigma Nu raffled off the President's office for a day and Wilson was forced to attend the winner's classes. Adds information regarding campus activities and financials.


  • Creation: 1987-11-17



From the Collection: 35 Item

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Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

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Lexington VA 24450 USA