Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 25 of 33

Abraham Lincoln Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0549
Scope and Contents

Collection contains photographs, pamphlets, newspapers, cigar box labels (lithographs), cartes des visites, postcard, etc about Abraham Lincoln.

Dates: Inclusive 1860-1965

C. Howard Capito Collection of O. W. Link photographic materials

Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0553
Scope and Contents

This collection of materials gathered by C. Howard Capito contains thirteen 13.5 x 11 inch original photographic prints by O. W. Link. These photographs depict Norfolk and Western Railway's steam locomotives. It also contains one booklet published by the Norfolk and Western Railway entitled "Night Trick" on the Norfolk and Western Railway, which includes photographs by O. W. Link.

Dates: 1955 - 1958

Collection of U. S. Army Infantry publications

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0289
Scope and Contents

This collection includes publications covering the U. S. Army 4th Infantry Division, especially regarding its duty in Vietnam, with 31 issues of The Ivy Leaf, from Camp Enari, Vietnam (1967-1968), and several issues of Ivy Leaves, the publication of the National 4th Infantry (Ivy) Division Association.

Dates: Inclusive 1967-2005; Majority of material found within Bulk 1967-1968

Daniel Crump Buchanan Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0145
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of Dr. Daniel Crump Buchanan on Japanese culture with some information on China, Korea, and other Asian countries generally organized by subject. The files on Japanese culture and history are arranged alphabetically by subject. They contain some significant memos and position papers on propaganda and psychological warfare against Japan during World War II. Other files on similar themes include "Espionage," "Target Operations", and "Reorientation." Also...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.Creation: 1935 - 1957

Democratic Party Ephemera Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0349
Scope and Contents

Includes poll tax lists and letters to local party leaders from national Democratic figures, such as Harry Byrd and Harry Flood

Dates: Inclusive 1912-1961; Majority of material found in Bulk 1912-1928

Dick Sessoms Theatrical Publication Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0412
Scope and Contents

This collection contains playbills, issues of The Dramatist, and other theatrical and ballet ephemera.

Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Duncan G. Groner Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0195
Scope and Contents

This collection includes three booklets entitled: International conciliation, dated January 1936; After defense - what?, dated 1941; and Dollars for democracy, not dated. There is also a ten-page story entitled 'The committee to defend America by aiding the Allies'. Additionally, there are various letters and telegrams.

Dates: Inclusive 1936-1942

Earl L. Valentine, Sr. Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0405
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of various papers related to Earl L. Valentine, Sr., an alumnus of Washington and Lee University's law school and later a local lawyer. The papers include various correspondences, genealogical material, assorted photographs, miscellaneous programs and announcements, and material concerning Valentine's wife, Lucille Wilson.

Dates: 1940 - 1971

Edgeworth Extra High Grade Smoking Tobacco Advertisement

Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0001
Scope and Contents

Advertisement for Edgeworth Extra High Grade Smoking Tobacco on ink blotter paper. The company was based in Richmond, Virginia. The item is undated.

Dates: Undated

Ellinor Porcher Gadsden Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0189
Scope and Contents This collection came from the estate of Ellinor Gadsden in 1985. Highlights of the collection include the letters of Alexander Swift(Sandie) Pendleton, a Washington College graduate who was a top aide to Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson during the American Civil War. These approximately 70 letters were a major source for the book. Sandie was the uncle of the Gadsden sisters. Included in the collection are also a few items of Gen. William Nelson Pendleton who was Robert E. Lee's friend and...
Dates: Inclusive 1839-1975

Francis P. Gaines Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0140
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of Gaines' correspondence, speeches, photographs, and printed matter, such as programs and newspaper clippings. Also included is Gaines family genealogy.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.Creation: 1803 - 1979

Hugh A. Moran papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0005
Scope and Contents This collection consists of mainly correspondence, including letters between Hugh A. Moran and his family while he was a student at Washington College. There are letters from fellow students, college programs, and a class notebook. Correspondents include Alston Boyd, Lucius Desha, Jr., William Preston Johnston, Mildred Lee, Nathan M. Moran and Mrs. Nathan M. Moran. The collection also includes Moran's grade report for the half session ending February 1868 as well as ephemeral items...
Dates: 1865-1879

International Order of Odd Fellows, Stonewall Lodge No. 136 Records

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0518
Scope and Contents

Pamphlet containing the by-laws and rules of order for the Stonewall Lodge, No. 136, of the International Order of Odd Fellows. It was printed at the Gazette and Banner office, later the Lexington Gazette, in 1868.

Dates: 1868

Invitation to the 196th Anniversary of George Washington's Gift to Liberty Hall Academy

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0554
Scope and Contents

This collection contains the invitation from the Regent and Vice Regents of the Mount Vernon Ladies Association of the Union to a celebration of the 196th Anniversary of George Washington's Gift to Liberty Hall Academy and accompanying envelope. The event was held on February 12, 1992.

Dates: 1992

James Noah Hess Scrapbook

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0413
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a scrapbook, entitled 'My Memory Book, W.I.H.S.' and accompanying material from James Noah Hess, Washington and Lee University class of 1930. W.I.H.S stands for Washington Irving High School in Clarksburg, West Virginia.

Dates: Inclusive 1920-1940

John Barton Payne Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0361
Scope and Contents

This collecion consists of memorabilia and photographs of John Barton Payne, including items and photographs from Japan, of a house and garden, and an autographed portrait of Secretary of Labor, 1921, W. B. Wilson.

Dates: Inclusive 1909-1932

John Grier Varner Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0160
Scope and Contents

Principally concert programs, correspondence, clippings and photographs relating to the Washington and Lee Glee Club and its participation in the Fred Waring National College Glee Club competition, 1942. Includes personal correspondence mainly relating to his Washington and Lee career, 1926-1973.

Dates: 1905 - 1978; Majority of material found in Bulk 1926-1978

Lavesia Public School Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0605
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a printed card with an American flag motif at the top and a list of the closing excercises of the Lavesia School of East Lexington, Virginia on March 29, 1892.

Dates: 1892

Lexington High School Commencement Program

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0515
Scope and Contents

This collection contains the commencement program for Lexington High School in Lexington, Virginia from June 1, 1934.

Dates: 1934-06-01

Lucius Desha Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0156
Scope and Contents

This collection includes student memorabilia of Lucius and Cave Desha, including programs, pamphlets and Michael Miley photographs of students and faculty.

Dates: 1868 - 1873

Martin Baldwin Whitaker Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0627
Content Description This collection consists of materials collected and preserved by Martin Baldwin Whitaker, Student Liaison Officer for the Alabama Delegation during the 1968 Washington and Lee Mock Republican Convention. Highlights of the collection include letters to Whitaker from Alabama state representatives John H. Buchanan, William L. Dickinson, and Jack Edwards. Other materials related to the 1968 Mock Convention include an order of business pamphlet, a program, letterhead, clippings, a Washington and...
Dates: 1967 - 1968

Oscar B. Barker, Jr. Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0616
Scope and Contents The papers in this collection are largely focused on the construction of the Sigma Chi house. These go through all stages of construction, from the early discussion of the possibility through completion. Letters as well as financial and legal documents address the topic. There are also many documents related to the administration of the fraternity. Personal items such as photographs and dance booklets add a window on the time period in general. Besides house construction, there are many...
Dates: Inclusive 1890-1974; Majority of material found within Bulk 1920-1935

Quisenberry Family Papers

Identifier: RHS-Coll-0500
Scope and Contents

This collection contains the papers of the Quisenberry family from 1922-1963 including ephemera collected during their travels, photographs, school papers, items about their religious faith, as well as Lexington, Rockbridge County, Rockingham, and Shenandoah County, VA.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1900 - 1950

Robert E. Lee Family papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0064
Scope and Contents This collection contains primary and secondary resources pertaining to Robert E. Lee and the Lee family. Included are correspondences from, to, and about Lee and various family members; memorabilia, pamphlets, photographs, reminiscences, miscellaneous personal papers, family history and genealogy. The collection includes materials acquired from the Lee family and items donated to and purchased and compiled by W&L University since Lee's tenure as president of Washington College from 1865...
Dates: Inclusive 1792-1935; Majority of material found within 1833 - 1870

Rockbridge County Fair Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0517
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a List of Premiums, Rules, and Regulations booklet for the first annual Rockbridge County Fair, which took place in Lexington, Virginia on September 20-23, 1921.

Dates: 1921

Filtered By

  • Subject: Printed ephemera X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Printed ephemera 32
Correspondence 14
Photographs 9
American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865) 5
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 5
∨ more
College students 4
Travel 3
United States -- Confederate States of America 3
Fraternal organizations 2
Genealogy 2
Japan 2
Postcards 2
Records 2
Virginia -- Lexington 2
World War (1939-1945) 2
Administration 1
Advertising 1
Advertising -- Tobacco 1
Agricultural exhibitions 1
American Revolution (1775-1783) 1
Autograph albums 1
Automobile travel 1
Ballet 1
Biography 1
Cataloging of printed ephemera 1
China 1
Choirs (Music) 1
Civil war 1
College students -- Social conditions 1
Commencement ceremonies 1
Elections 1
High schools 1
Holidays 1
Hot springs 1
John Brown's Raid (Harpers Ferry, West Virginia : 1859) 1
Korea 1
Manuscripts 1
Maps 1
Memorials 1
Military operations, Naval 1
Military orders 1
Pamphlets 1
Periodicals 1
Personal narratives 1
Playbills 1
Poetry 1
Political parties 1
Political postcards 1
Postwar reconstruction 1
Presbyterian Church 1
Propaganda 1
Psychological warfare 1
Railroads 1
Religion 1
Report cards 1
Schools 1
Scrapbooks 1
Secret societies 1
Shipbuilding 1
Speeches, addresses, etc., American 1
Theater 1
Time capsules 1
Tobacco industry 1
Twentieth century 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
University autonomy 1
University purchasing 1
University towns 1
Vietnam War (1961-1975) 1
Virginia 1
Virginia -- Augusta County 1
Virginia -- Healing Springs 1
Virginia -- Richmond 1
Virginia -- Rockbridge County 1
Virginia -- Staunton 1
Virginia -- Warm Springs 1
Virginia--Arlington 1
Voyages and travels 1
Washington and Lee University. Mock Convention, 1968 1
West Virginia -- Clarksburg 1
West Virginia -- White Sulphur Springs 1
+ ∧ less
Washington and Lee University 6
Washington College (Lexington, Va.) 3
Desha, Lucius, Jr. 2
Gaines, Francis Pendleton 2
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 2
∨ more
Arlington House, the Robert E. Lee Memorial (Va.) 1
Axtell, D. B. (Decatur Boynton) 1
Bamford, Janet G. 1
Barker, Oscar B., Jr. 1
Boyd, Alston 1
Brown, John 1
Buchanan family 1
Buchanan, Daniel Crump 1
Buchanan, John H. (John Hall) 1
Byrd, Harry Flood 1
Capito, C. Howard 1
Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies 1
Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Rockbridge Rifles 1
Democratic Party (Augusta County, Va.) 1
Desha, Cave 1
Dickinson, William L. 1
Dold, William E. 1
Edwards, Jack 1
Flood, Henry D. (Henry Delaware) 1
Freeman, Douglas Southall 1
Gadsden, Ellinor Porcher 1
Gaines Family 1
Gazette and Banner 1
Groner, Duncan G. 1
Hess, James Noah 1
International Order of Odd Fellows. Stonewall Lodge No. 136 1
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891 1
Johnston, William Preston 1
Joynes, Edward S. 1
Larus and Brothers Company, Inc. 1
Lavesia School of East Lexington 1
Lee, George Washington Custis 1
Lee, Mildred Childe, 1846-1905 1
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 1
Lee, Susan Pendleton 1
Lexington High School (Lexington, Va.) 1
Liberty Hall Academy 1
Link, O. Winston (Ogle Winston) 1
Men's Glee Club . Washington and Lee University (Washington and Lee University ) 1
Miley, Michael, 1841-1918 1
Moran, Hugh A. (Hugh Anderson) 1
Moran, Nathan M. 1
Mount Vernon Ladies' Association of the Union 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) 1
Norfolk and Western Railroad Company 1
Orchard, Alexander 1
Payne, John Barton 1
Pendleton family 1
Pendleton, Alexander Swift 1
Pendleton, Lella 1
Pendleton, William Nelson, 1809-1883 1
Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. 1
Preston, Margaret Junkin 1
Quisenberry, Effa 1
Quisenberry, Harry M., Dr. 1
River Crest Sanitarium (Astoria, Long Island, N.Y.) 1
Rockbridge County Fair Association 1
Sessoms, Richard B. 1
Taylor, Richard B. (Richard Blackburn) 1
Thom, William Taylor 1
Timber Ridge Presybterian Church (Lexington, Va.) 1
United Daughters of the Confederacy 1
United States. Army. 4th Infantry Division 1
United States. Navy 1
Valentine, Earl L., Sr., 1901-1971 1
Varner, Jeanette 1
Varner, John Grier 1
Vietnam. Camp Enari 1
Virginia Hot Springs Company 1
Washington College. Athletics 1
Washington Irving High School (Clarksburg, W. Va.) 1
Washington and Lee University. Mattingly House 1
Washington and Lee University. Mock Convention 1
Wilson, Lucille 1
Wilson, William Bauchop 1
+ ∧ less