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George Junkin letter

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Identifier: WLU-Coll-0440
Scope and Contents This autographed letter signed by George Junkin, dated January 11, 1848, was written to Francis McFarland. Junkin writes about the current unrest on Washington College's campus among faculty and students related to the future of the institution's religious affiliation. He mentions that he previously wrote McFarland inquiring about the history of Liberty Hall Academy and Washington College but had not yet received a reply.
Dates: 1848-01-11

George Washington Indenture of Stock to Liberty Hall Academy

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Identifier: WLU-Coll-0490
Scope and Contents This indenture document gifts railroad stock to Liberty Hall Academy. it is signed by George Washington.
Dates: 1798

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

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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

Liberty Hall Academy Charter

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Identifier: WLU-Coll-0488
Scope and Contents A legal document incorporating the rector and trustees of Liberty Hall Academy as a seminary passed in October 1782.
Dates: 1782-10

Photographs of the Liberty Hall Academy ruins

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Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0187
Dates: Majority of material found within 1900 - 1910

Photographs of the Liberty Hall Volunteers Reunion of Survivors

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Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0046
Scope and Contents This collection consists of three copies of a silver gelatin photograph taken on Washington and Lee University's campus of a reunion of members of the Liberty Hall Volunteers who survived the Civil War. The original photograph was taken July 14, 1910.
Dates: Unknown

Preliminary research oriented to archaeological excavation at W&L, 1. Liberty Hall

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Identifier: RHS-Coll-0006
Scope and Contents This is a Washington and Lee University Honors Thesis by graduating senior David W. Piner with co-authors Charles N. Watson and David T. Moore. Includes bibliographical references. These students were advised by John M. McDaniel.
Dates: 1974

Roscoe Phelps Diary

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Identifier: WLU-Coll-0496
Content Description The Roscoe Phelps diary is a bound manuscript entitled "Anecdotes of the Year 1900" written by Washington and Lee University student Richard Roscoe Phelps (Class of 1902). Phelps reports on life as an undergraduate student touching on courtship, recreation, hazing, off-campus boarding and regional travel and exploration of such places in Rockbridge County Virginia as House Mountain and “Lover’s Leap”. Other events covered include the vandalizing of "Old George", the George Washington statue...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1900 - 1901

William Graham Papers

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Identifier: WLU-Coll-0043
Scope and Contents This collection includes items of Graham's presidency at Liberty Hall Academy,miscellaneous items including an inventory of Graham's library in 1801, and some Graham genealogy.
Dates: Inclusive 1782-1801