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dc.rights.licenseIn Copyright -- Educational Use Permitteden_US
dc.creatorGaines, Francis Pendleton, 1892-1963 [likely]
dc.descriptionThis item contains 1 PDF file. This brief note is not signed but was probably written by Dr. Gaines, President of Washington and Lee University. The writer thanks Mrs. Switzer for her letter about "the dramatic episode in our gymnasium." The writer mentions reading from that letter: "When the Convention resumed, at the request of the boys, I undertook to make a little talk to try to lead them from the shock which was still severely felt into the spirit of the Convention itself."en_US
dc.format.extent1 pageen_US
dc.rightsThis material is made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used should be fully credited with the source. Permission for publication of this material, in part or in full, must be secured with the Head of Special Collections.en_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical conventionsen_US
dc.subject.otherWashington and Lee University. Mock Convention, 1956en_US
dc.titleLetter [from Francis P. Gaines (inferred)] to Mrs. G. Frederic Switzer, May 9, 1956 (correspondence)en_US
dc.rights.holderSpecial Collections and Archives, Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VAen_US

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  • 1956 Mock Convention
    This collection contains selected materials from the University Archives' Record Group 36 on the 1956 Mock Convention.

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