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Effinger School Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0523

Scope and Contents

The Effinger School collection consists of the compiled research of Clinton Lee Anderson and Henry A. Hatcher, co-authors of "Celebrate Effinger, 1922-2010" their published history of the Effinger School in the Collierstown vicinity of Rockbridge County, Virginia. Included within the collection are various records, publications, printed matter from the school, school newspapers, alumni records, photographs, and general history of the school.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1909 - 2011

Conditions Governing Use

The materials from Washington and Lee University Special Collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used should be fully credited with the source. Permission for publication of this material, in part or in full, must be secured with the Head of Special Collections.


5 Box

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection contains material received by Mr.Clinton Anderson: 3 boxes with manila envelopes each with an inventory. The collection was compiled primarily by Mr. Anderson and Mr. Hatcher and stored at Mr. Hatcher's House.

Separated Materials

A complete run of 35 volumes of the Effinger School yearbook "The Wawbeek" (1940-1960) have been removed from this collection and cataloged in WLU's Rare Book collection.

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Repository Details

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

204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA