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Buena Vista Presbyterian Church Register

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0295
Scope and Contents

This register of the Presbyterian Church of Buena Vista, Virginia was prepared during the pastorates of Reverend A.C. Hopkins and Reverend J.S. Montgomery, 1908-1926. It includes records of pastors, 1890-1924; elders, 1890-1925; deacons, 1912-1925; communicants, 1902-1926; baptisms, 1908-1924; marriages, 1925-1926; deaths, 1925-1926.

Dates: Inclusive 1908-1926

C. F. Weldon poetry notebook

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0422
Scope and Contents

This notebook contains various poems believed to have been written by C. F. Weldon. They cover various topics including his daughter's wedding and the death of a close friend.

Dates: 1921

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

 Collection
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

C. R. Sutphen Letter

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0232
Scope and Contents

This letter from Sutphen to Seymour Eaton, dated February 16, 1907, is about accomodations at the Duquesne Club.

Dates: 1907-02-16

Cabinet Cards of Robert E. Lee, Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, and other Confederate States of America generals

 Collection — Folder: 0011
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0011
Scope and Contents This collection contains two cabinet card photographs, one of the 1869 painting by Everett B. D. Julio, titled 'The Last Meeting,' of Confederate States of America generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas 'Stonewall' Jackson on their war horses at Chancellorsville, Virginia in 1863 and a highly retouched fictional compilation of the 'President and Generals of the CSA' by photographer D.H. Anderson. The Andrson photograph has Lee on his horse Traveller in the foreground. The images were inscibed and...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.Creation: Unknown

Cabinet Photograph of Bessie Gardner

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0115
Content Description

A cabinet photograph of Elizabeth Gardner 'Bessie,' who married Alfred I. duPont in 1887. The image was made by 'Davis & Sanford, Artist Photographers' of 246 Fifth Avenue, New York.'

Dates: 1887

Cabinet photograph of dog

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-COLL-PP-0152
Scope and Contents

Cabinet photograph of a dog taken in the Lexington (Va.) studio of photographer Mrs. N.J. Miller.

Dates: 1890 - 1900

Cabinet photograph of Jubal Anderson Early

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-COLL-PP-0155
Scope and Contents

This photograph of Jubal Anderson Early was taken in Lexington, Va. in the photographic studio of Boude and Miley. Early served as a Confederate general during the American Civil War. The image is autographed by Early.

Dates: 1867 - 1870

Cabinet Photograph of Lexington, Virginia

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0024
Scope and Contents

The photographer made this albumen photograph shot from high ground south and east of Lexington, Va. looking northwest. It's an unusual vantage point. The Lexington fair grounds and Stonewall Jackson Cemetery are visible.

Dates: 1880 - 1895

Cabinet photograph of Mamie Echols

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-COLL-PP-0154
Scope and Contents

A photograph of Mamie Echols, of Glasgow, Virginia wearing a graduation cap and gown. The cabinet photo was taken by Michael Miley, Lexington, Virginia photographer.

Dates: 1893

Cabinet Photograph of Unknown Mountain and Valley Scene

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0040
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one cabinet photo of a field and a creek bed with mountains in the distance. It is likely taken of Virginia or West Virginia.

Dates: 1880 - 1920

Callaghan House Register

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0297
Scope and Contents

This register records the guests who visited the Callaghan House from 1866-1869. The many prominent signatures in the register include Robert E. Lee (September 3, 1868).

Dates: Inclusive 1866-1869

Campbell Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0393
Scope and Contents

Items in the collection include a scrapbook, a bound volume of the Ring-Tum Phi, a book of pressed leaves, Miller family birth records, photographs of Lexington and Campbell family members, newspapers, and personal letters.

Dates: Inclusive 1843-1950

Carl David Swanson Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0298
Scope and Contents

This scrapbook was made by Swanson, the 1956 W&L Mock Convention chairman, featuring photographs and news items regarding the death of Alben W. Barkley while giving the event's keynote address. It includes letters from various senators (including Willis Robertson, Richard B. Russell, and Herman Talmadge) concerning Mock Convention and contains photographs of Sharon Ritchie, Miss America 1956, who attended the convention.

Dates: 1956

Carte de Visite of J. William Jones

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0136
Content Description

One original carte de visite of J. William Jones, taken by Michael Miley of Lexington, VA. Jones signed the photograph.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1870 - 1909

Carte de visite Photograph, Lee Chapel

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0106
Content Description

Carte de Visite (cdv) photograph of Lee Chapel on the campus of Washington and Lee University by photographer Michael Miley, c. 1870 - 1874.

Dates: c. 1870 - 1875

Carte de visite photograph of Charles de Gomme

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0150
Scope and Contents

A carte de visite photograph of Charles de Gomme, likely from his time as a professor at Seton Hall College of New Jersey in the late 1860s. The carte de visite is by photographer Charles Fredericks.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.Creation: 1863 - 1868

Carte de visite photograph of William E. Dold

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-COLL-PP-0144
Scope and Contents

A carte de visite photograph of William E. Dold taken by photographer Michael Miley in his Lexington (VA) studio between.

Dates: 1873 - 1874

Carte de Visite Photograph of William E. Dold WLU Coll PP 0104

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll
Content Description

A carte de visite photograph of Washington and Lee University student William E. Dold. Dold graduated in 1876. The photo was taken by Lexington, Va. photographer Michael Miley and is autographed by Dold.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1873 - 1874

Carter Family Images

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0087
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of three photographic copies of portraits of Carter family members Charles Henry Carter (1802-1872), Lucy Grymes Lee Carter (1786-1860), Bernard Moore Carter (1780-1842). The images are contemporary copies.

Dates: 1994

Carter James Harris Photograph

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0010
Scope and Contents

Carte de visite photograph of Carter James Harris by Boude and Miley. Harris was a faculty member of Washington College and Washington and Lee University from 1858-1894. This item is signed by Harris.

Dates: ca. 1866-1867

Carter Newman Bealer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0094
Scope and Contents

Includes family and business correspondence and a variety of private collections, such as diaries, playbills, ship menus, as well as a significant collection of autographed photographs and letters of late 19th and early 20th century theatrical and musical performers.

Dates: 1905 - 1962; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1950

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Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives 996
Lewis F. Powell Jr. Archives 22
 
Subject
Correspondence 255
Photographs 96
Virginia -- Lexington 89
American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865) 85
Virginia -- Rockbridge County 74
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College students 55
Records 41
Account books 38
Genealogy 32
Printed ephemera 32
Postcards 31
Virginia 28
Diaries 27
Poetry 27
Scrapbooks 26
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 25
Speeches, addresses, etc., American 25
Broadsides 24
Personal narratives 24
Personal narratives -- Confederate 24
Receipts (Acknowledgments) 23
Legal documents 22
World War (1939-1945) 19
Manuscripts 17
Universities and colleges -- Faculty 17
Research 16
United States -- Confederate States of America 16
Slavery 15
Virginia -- Augusta County 12
Virginia -- Natural Bridge 12
World War (1914-1918) 12
Fraternal organizations 11
Note-taking 11
American Revolution (1775-1783) 10
College students -- Social life and customs 10
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Virginia -- Buena Vista 9
Voyages and travels 9
Carte de visite photographs 8
Church history 8
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Elections 8
Land grants 8
Military orders 8
Newspapers 8
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Virginia -- Richmond 8
Washington and Lee University 8
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Theater 7
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Virginia -- Staunton 7
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Diplomas 6
Indentures 6
Maps 6
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Obituaries 6
Political science 6
Sheet music 6
United States 6
United States -- Shenandoah River Valley 6
Wills 6
Business 5
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College presidents 5
Education 5
Education -- Curricula 5
Essays 5
France 5
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Playbills 5
Shenandoah Valley Campaign (May-August, 1864) 5
South Carolina 5
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Virginia -- Botetourt County 5
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Virginia -- Lynchburg 5
African Americans 4
Alumni and alumnae 4
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Church buildings 4
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Delaware -- Fort Delaware 4
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Language
English 1016
French 1
French, Middle (ca.1400-1600) 1
Latin 1
Spanish; Castilian 1
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Sumerian 1
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Names
Washington and Lee University 141
Washington College (Lexington, Va.) 42
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 41
Miley, Michael, 1841-1918 27
Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall) 18
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Lee Chapel (Washington and Lee University) 15
Virginia Military Institute 14
Lee, George Washington Custis 10
Liberty Hall Academy 10
Gaines, Francis Pendleton 9
Junkin, George, 1798 - 1868 9
Leyburn, James Graham 9
Washington College 9
Confederate States of America 8
Confederate States of America. Army. Stonewall Brigade 8
Lexington Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Va.) 8
Anderson, William Alexander 7
Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities 7
Campbell, J. L. (John Lyle) 7
Lee family 7
Lee, Mary Randolph Custis, 1807-1883 7
Smith, Henry Louis 7
Tucker, John Randolph 7
Washington and Lee University. School of Law 7
Anderson family 6
Confederate States of America. Army. Liberty Hall Volunteers 6
Franklin Society and Library Company of Lexington (Lexington, Va.) 6
Lee, Mary Custis 6
Letcher, Greenlee D. (Greenlee Davidson) 6
Letcher, John 6
Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. 6
Washington and Lee University. Trustees 6
Alexander family 5
Brockenbrough, John 5
Campbell family 5
Campbell, Henry Donald 5
Confederate States of America. Army 5
Freeman, Douglas Southall 5
New Monmouth Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Va.) 5
Preston, Margaret Junkin 5
Tompkins, Edmund Pendleton 5
Washington Academy (Lexington, Va.) 5
Washington and Lee University. Mock Convention 5
White, James J. (James Jones) 5
Ann Smith Academy 4
Barkley, Alben William, 1877-1956 4
Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia 4
Crenshaw, Ollinger 4
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 4
Edmondson, James K., Colonel 4
First Baptist Church (Lexington, Va.) 4
Gilliam, Frank Johnson 4
Glasgow family 4
Graham family 4
Graham, Edward 4
Graham, John Alexander 4
Graham, William A. (William Alexander) 4
Groner, Duncan G. 4
Humphreys, D. C. (David Carlisle), 1855-1921 4
Hunter, David, 1802-1886 4
Jefferson, Thomas 4
Jordan, John 4
Lexington Gazette. (Lexington, Va.) 4
McDowell, James 4
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) 4
Pendleton, William Nelson, 1809-1883 4
Powell, Lewis F. 4
Reid, Samuel McDowell 4
Wilson, William Lyne 4
Alexander, Archibald 3
Anderson, Ellen Graham 3
Barclay, Ted, II (Alexander Tedford) 3
Bowyer, John, General 3
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell) 3
Carter, Jimmy 3
Carter, Thomas H. (Thomas Henry) 3
Cole, Fred Carrington 3
Davidson, Charles A. (Charles Andrew) 3
Davidson, Greenlee 3
Davidson, James D. (James Dorman) 3
Davis, John W. (John William) 3
Denny, George Hutcheson 3
Du Pont, Alfred I. (Alfred Irénée), 1864-1935 3
Dunlap Family 3
Flood, Henry D. (Henry Delaware) 3
Glasgow, William Anderson 3
Graham, William 3
Grigsby, Reuben 3
Henry, Patrick 3
Hotchkiss, Farris Pierson 3
Houston, Sam, 1793 - 1863 3
James River and Kanawha Company (Richmond, Va.) 3
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891 3
Johnston, William Preston 3
Lee, Fitzhugh, 1835-1905 3
Lee, Mildred Childe, 1846-1905 3
Letcher, S. H. (Samuel Houston) 3
Lexington Development Company (Lexington, Va.) 3
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 3
Madison, James 3
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