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WLU Coll. Manuscript Collections

 Record Group
Identifier: WLU Coll

Found in 619 Collections and/or Records:

Anna E. Dickinson autographed letter

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0208
Scope and Contents This collection is an autographed signed letter dated April 26, 1881. Dickinson advises the recipient to put down his or her name in hope that he will get what he wants.
Dates: 1881

Anne Carter Lee Records

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0274
Scope and Contents This collection contains records (copies of clippings and Lee family correspondence, photographs of Lee Chapel) pertaining to the re-interment of Anne Carter Lee (Annie) in Lee Chapel, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia on September 29, 1994 from Warren County, North Carolina.
Dates: 1993-1994

Annette John Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0385

Arnold Toynbee Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0121
Scope and Contents Arnold Toynbee visited Washington and Lee University in 1952 and gave fifteen lectures about a recent world tour. The lectures were filmed by Encyclopedia Britannica films but never realeased.
Dates: 1958-02 - 1958-05

Arnold Toynbee letter

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0257
Scope and Contents This letter is from Toynbee to Washington and Lee University President, Francis P. Gaines, upon Toynbee's departure from the University in June 1958.
Dates: 1958-06-02

Ashley Brown Christmas Poem

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0485
Scope and Contents Christmas card sent to the Cyrus Hall McCormick Library containing original poem by Washington and Lee University student Ashley Brown printed in Lexington Virginia by C. Harold Lauck. It is number 29 of 50. It is a signed copy.
Dates: 1951

Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities Records

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0025
Scope and Contents This collection contains records of the association, such as meeting minutes, budget information, memberhsip records, constitution and bylaws, as well as information about preservation easements and county mills, the organization's promotional materials, newsletter, publications, photographs, and a survey, by questionaire, of the portraits painted before 1914 that are owned and located in Rockbridge County and Lexington, Virginia. The survey was conducted under the auspices of the APVA....
Dates: 1971 - 2003

August Forsberg's Civil War Memoir

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0109
Scope and Contents This collection is an American Civil War memoir, c.1870?, of August Forsberg, which includes accounts of Confederate fortifications, marches and battles, and his life in a Union prisoner of war camp in Fort Delaware.
Dates: 1870

Augusta County 19th Century Court Records

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0482
Scope and Contents This collection consists of three 19th century court documents from Augusta County, Virginia. They all relate to the circuit court case where William J. Shumate is suing the business of Woodword & Coalter (Samuel M. Woodword, Joseph Woodword, and Thomas S. Coalter) for $300 owed to him.
Dates: 1857

Autograph Book

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0421
Scope and Contents This autograph book contains many autographs from various states and a few from foreign countries. The owner of this book is unknown.
Dates: Inclusive 1880-1884