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McCormick family


Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Collection relating to proposal to hang photos of McCormick family portraits in Rockbridge County Courthouse

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0108
Scope and Contents

This collection includes 35 items relating to a proposal to hang portraits of Cyrus, Leander, and Robert McCormick in the Rockbridge County Courthouse, including a memorandum from Cyrus Bentley II dated January 6, 1912 and copies of memoranda and correspondence from William A. Anderson, William G. McDowell, and other parties.

Dates: Inclusive 1911-1912

Development Office papers on various W&L subjects

Scope and Contents

A few of the subjects listed as files of the collection, but most of them are agent links on the record.

Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Fancy Hill, 1956-12-20

 File — Box 1, Folder: 36
Scope and Contents

This file consists of a bound manuscript of Mark Smulson's essay "Fancy Hill: A Study of Pre-Bellum Rockbridge County, Virginia Home." Includes sketches and photographs of the house. Topics cover the history of the house, architectural features, Fancy Hill Academy, and ownership of the property. Places the house in conversation with other greater American architectural trends. Includes sketch of floor plan.

Dates: 1956-12-20

McCormick Celebration Pamphlet, 1931-09-25

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 0000005317], Folder: 9
Scope and Contents

This file consists of a pamphlet from the McCormick Celebration held by Washington and Lee Unversity on September 25, 1931.

Dates: Event: 1931-09-25

McCormick, Cyrus - Information Concerning the Reaper and Family Farm

 File — Box 9, Folder: 197
Scope and Contents

This folder includes a pamplhet written by T.S. Gillett, published by Weed Parsons and Company in 1855. The pamphlet describes the court case of Cyrus McCormick against William H. Seymour and Dayton S. Morgan.

Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

McCormick Family

 File — Box 9, Folder: 196
Scope and Contents From the Series:

George Marshall, Bonnie Martin, John Mathews, Mathew F. Maury, Donald McCraig, Ghost McChesney, Thomas Edward McCorkle, McCormick, Cyrus McCormick, Hugh White McCrum, Charles McCulloch Jr., Hunter McDonald, Catherine Feland McDowell, Charles R. McDowell, Ephraim McDowell, McDowell Family, McElroy, William McElwee, Henry McLaughlen, Alexander G. McNutt, MacMillon.

Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

McCormick Family Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0510
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of correspondence about the McCormick Endowment at Washington and Lee university, farm portfolios, material about the dedication of the McCormick Library and the McCormick celebration at W&L. Also included is genealogical material.

Dates: Inclusive 1914-1963

Selected notes from his "General Lee's College" - M

 File — Box 1, Folder: 50
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Articles; correspondence 1946-1969; selected notes Gen. Lee's College; misc. papers; photos

Dates: 1946 - 1969

Templeton, 1943-07

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents

This file consists of a drawing of a land survey of the Northeast portion of the Templeton Farm in the Natural Bridge District in Rockbridge County, Virginia.

Dates: 1943-07

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Archival Object 7
Collection 2
Correspondence 2
Virginia -- Rockbridge County 2
Academic libraries 1
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction 1
Education -- Endowments 1