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Washington and Lee University


Found in 319 Collections and/or Records:

Joseph Glass lecture notebooks

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0127
Scope and Contents

This collection contains two notebooks of student Joseph Glass' class notes taken on William Graham's lectures on human nature.

Dates: 1794 - 1796

Joseph M. Zamoiski Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0691
Scope and Contents

This collection contains Zamorski's certificate from the Washington and Lee Athletic Council stating that he has been awarded the university's monogram as Head Cheerleader for the 1942-1943 school year, as well as the monogram itself. Also included is a songbook printed for the university's Glee Club. class of 1945.

Dates: 1941-1945

"Jota Aragonesa: The Muleteer", 1925-12

 File — Box 6: [Barcode: 0000005181], Folder: 131
Scope and Contents

This has a baritone solo and chrorus for the Washington and Lee Glee Club.

Dates: 1925-12

Judith Blair, 1886-01-08

 File — Box 1, Folder: 22
Scope and Contents

This file contains an insurance policy for the amount of forty five hundred dollars for a house owned by Judith Bulter between the gates of V.M.I. and Washington and Lee. The insurance company is Liverpool and London and Globe Insurance company, based out of New York City in the United States branch.

Dates: 1886-01-08

Juliet S. Bradford Correspondence

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0092
Scope and Contents

This collection includes 11 items, all expressing sympathy at the death of Mrs. Bradford's husband, Vincent L. Bradford, a benefactor of Washington and Lee University. There is a resolution passed by the Washington and Lee University faculty in tribute to the memory of Mr. Vincent L. Bradford.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.Creation: 1884-08-10 - 1884-10-02

Large Format Framed Photograph of Hortense Alexander

Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0081
Scope and Contents The large oval portrait is framed within its original wooden frame with wood backing. The photo is mounted on a charcoal color board. There is a modern label on the back that says, 'Hortense Alexander, Homecoming Queen, Washington and Lee University, 1893.' The frame has a label for Smith and Allen Furniture, Ennis, Texas. There are four contemporary copies stored within the general prints and photographs collection. The original is stored in the hanging storage area of the Special...
Dates: 1893

Lecture and Course Notes, 1969-01 - 1981-04

 File — Box 3, Folder: 27
Scope and Contents

Contains a number of lesson plans and course notes from Leyburn's time as a professor at Washington and Lee University, amongst other locations.

Dates: 1969-01 - 1981-04

Lee Endowment Fund records

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0147
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of subscriber lists, financial reports, printed material, and correspondence related to the Lee Endowment Fund.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.Creation: 1866 - 1873

Lee, Robert E.

 File — Box 6, Folder: 16
Scope and Contents This file includes twenty-seven separate items. Of these items, there are various brochures and booklets entitled, “Robert E. Lee: Innovative Educator,” “Notes on a Visit to Robert E. Lee,” “Lee: The Final Achievement,” and “Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson Returned to Lexington, Virginia.” In addition, the following articles: “Furtherance of Southern Education was Lee’s Goal;” “Aging Successfully: The Example of Robert E. Lee;” “How Gen. Lee Came to Washington College;” “After...
Dates: 1700 - 2018

Lee, Robert E. (Memorial Services)

 File — Box 6, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents

File includes various copies of programs for memorial services honoring Robert E. Lee as well as an article entitled "Decoration Day at the Graves of Lee and Jackson."

Dates: 1700 - 2018

Letitia Pate Evans Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0498
Scope and Contents The Letitia Pate Evans Papers consist of both originals and copies of documents and letters between Letitia (Lettie) Pate (Whitehead) Evans and Washington and Lee University administrators and their contacts regarding the initial development of her philanthropic relationship with the school. Mrs. Evans, of Bedford County, Virginia, married Joseph Brown Whitehead in 1895 and together they were key in developing the Coca-Cola Company’s early bottling facilities. After Joseph’s death, Letitia...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.Creation: 1947 - 1992

Lewis F. Dantzler Mathematics Exercise Book

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0434
Scope and Contents

This is a notebook of mathematical exercises by a student, Lewis F. Dantzler.

Dates: Other: No date

Lewis F. Powell correspondence and records

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0269
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of correspondence of Lewis F. Powell, Jr. concerning Washington and Lee University from 1959-1970 and materials regarding his nomination to the United States Supreme Court in 1971.

Dates: Inclusive 1959-1971

Lloyd R. Cole Collection

 Collection — Box 1, Folder: 0-10
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0679
Content Description This small collection primarily contains a series of letters between various individuals and Anna C. Cole, mother of Lloyd R. Cole. Dated between 1940 and 1946, these letters largely detail the difficulties Capt. Lloyd R. Cole experienced throughout his service during World War II through his death in 1943 while prisoner of war (POW). In addition, the collection features several photographs of Capt. Lloyd R. Cole during the war, in addition to a photograph taken on his wedding day with his...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1940

"Love Cannot Be Hidden"

 File — Box 4: [Barcode: 0000005120], Folder: 74
Scope and Contents

This file consists of sheet music from Washington and Lee's Troubadours' prouduction of 'The Lady in Green.'

Dates: Inclusive 1910-1947; Majority of material found within Bulk 1915-1947

"Love Cannot Be Hidden"

 File — Box 6A: [Barcode: 0000005216], Folder: 161
Scope and Contents

This song was from 'The Lady in Green' presented by The Troubadours at Washington and Lee University.

Dates: Inclusive 1910-1947; Majority of material found within Bulk 1915-1947

Lucian Howard Cocke Correspondence, 1901

Scope and Contents

Two letters between Cocke and Woodrow Wilson concerning the presidency of Washington and Lee University, after the death of William Lyne Wilson. As a member of the Board of Trustees, Cocke offered the job to Wilson, then a professor at Princeton University. Wilson declined the offer.

Dates: 1901

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