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Scope and Contents Presbyterian minister Ebenezer Dickey Junkin's pocket sized bound scrapbook of articles submitted to the Presbyterian Watchman and Observer newspaper by his father, George Junkin, D.D. between 1853-1856. George Junkin, under the pen name Theophilus, wrote the series of letters to the Richmond, Virginia publication on the role of the church in higher education. They include his commentary on the relationship between chuch and government. Junkin penned the letters during his tenure as President...
Dates: Inclusive 1853-1856
Scope and Contents Includes letters from G.A. Baxter to his wife, Anne Fleming Baxter, and 104 letters from miscellaneous correspondents dealing with the Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian affairs; reminiscences of Louise Baxter, and letters to her; citations, certificates, and business receipts.Includes three generations of Baxter family correspondence. Also includes a biography of George A. Baxter, sermons written by George A. Baxter, assorted Presbyterian newspaper articles, and three...
Dates: Inclusive 1797-1893
Scope and Contents This collection is the papers of James Lewis Howe, professor of chemistry at Washington and Lee University (1894-1938), which include his correspondence concerning the Presbyterian Church and foreign missions, the Washington and Lee University chemistry department, the American Chemical Society and philately. Also included are notes on archival material for and typescript of Annals of Washington and Lee University during the administration of George Washington Custis Lee,...
Dates: Inclusive 1893-1951
Scope and Contents The James S. Moffatt, Jr. Papers consist of ten multi-page type-written letters from Washington and Lee University English professor James S. Moffatt, Jr. to his mother Jennie Grier Moffatt of Due West, South Carolina between 1941 and 1944. Two of the letters are undatet. Moffatt describes his day to day affairs as well as those of his wife, Leila Nance Moffatt, and his son Joseph N. Moffatt. Family members from Due West, South Carolina and Miami, Florida are also mentioned along with other...
Dates: Inclusive 1941-1944
Scope and Contents This broadside by Reverend John Skinner, entitled 'Case of the Rev'd Dr. Skinner', was an important document in the 'Skinner War' controversy at the Lexington, Virginia, Presbyterian Church.
Scope and Contents This collection contains the records of various women's missionary societies in the Lexington Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Virginia), including minutes written by Margaret Junkin Preston and Ellen Glasgow. There is also a handwritten history (one page, front and back) of the Presbytery that explains the connection between Washington College, Lexington Presbyterian Church, and the Presbytery, which was written circa 1824.
Dates: Inclusive 1824-1927; Majority of material found within Bulk 1877-1927
Scope and Contents A mid-twentieth century photograph of the Lexington (Va.) Presbyterian Church manse located at the south end of Jefferson Street. The house is in the Gothic Revival style and was completed in 1848.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1960 - 1975
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two matted albumen photographs of the 'Old Monmouth' church. The images are almost identical.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1850 - 1880
Scope and Contents Contains printed brochures and photocopied newspaper accounts from the church's 250th anniversary in October 1996, as well as photocopied contents of a 1900 time capsule retrieved on October 12, 1996.
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters from James Turner, 1759-1829, and his son, Jesse Hopkins Turner, 1788-1863, both Presbyterian ministers in Virginia and North Carolina.
Dates: Inclusive 1810-1823
- Subject: Presbyterian Church X
- Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. 4
- Washington College (Lexington, Va.) 3
- Lexington Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Va.) 2
- American Chemical Society 1
- Baxter family 1
- Baxter, Anne Christian Fleming 1
- Baxter, George Addison 1
- Baxter, Louisa 1
- Bradford, Vincent L. (Vincent Loockerman) 1
- Brown, William G. 1
- Coulling, Martha 1
- Fleming family 1
- Foote, William Henry 1
- Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson 1
- Graham, Samuel L. (Samuel Lyle) 1
- Grigsby, Hugh Blair 1
- Howe, James Lewis 1
- Junkin, Ebenezer Dickey 1
- Junkin, George, 1798 - 1868 1
- Lee, George Washington Custis 1
- McPheeters, William 1
- Moffatt, James Strong, Jr. 1
- Moffatt, Jennie Grier 1
- New Monmouth Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Va.) 1
- Plumer, William S. (William Swan) 1
- Presbyterian Church in the U.S. Presbytery of Lexington 1
- Preston, Margaret Junkin 1
- Robinson, John 1
- Skinner, John 1
- Timber Ridge Presybterian Church (Lexington, Va.) 1
- Tucker, Henry St. George, II 1
- Turner Family 1
- Turner, James 1
- Turner, Jesse Hopkins 1
- Union Theological Seminary in Virginia 1
- Washington College 1
- Washington and Lee University 1
- Washington and Lee University. Department of Chemistry 1
- Wilson, William Lyne 1 ∧ less