Proceedings of the Rockbridge Historical Society, Volume 6 (1961-1965)
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This is Volume 6 of the Proceedings of the Rockbridge Historical Society, which contains the papers presented between 1961-1965 as well as a topical and biographical index of Volumes 1-6.Volume 6, Table of ContentsDedication to Dr. Leslie Lyle Campbell by Dr. Charles W. Turner, page 4Introduction by Royster Lyle, Jr., page 6Japan, 1860-1960 by Col. George M. Brooke, page 8Rockbridge Goes to War by W. Houston Barclay, page 9War Comes to the Davidson Family by Clinton L. Anderson, page 15Dr. Alfred Leyburn (1803-1878) A Lexington Whig, Legislator, and Man of Affairs by Dr. James G. Leyburn, page 22Virginia Architecture by Theodore R. Turner, page 30Extracts From Letters of a New Market Cadet by Col. John G. Barrett, page 30Wartime Relationship Between Lee and Jackson by Dr. W. Gleason Bean, page 43Gov. John Letcher and Virginia's Secession by Paul R. Cockshutt, page 46Letters (1790-1800) of John Johnston, Rockbridge Medical Student and Doctor by Dr. Charles W. Turner, page 30Runawasy Slaves in Virginia, 1800-1830 by Maj. Stanley W. Campbell, page 55John Jordan, Baptist Layman by Rev. Mr. John S. Moore, page 63Judge James K. Edmondson (1832-1898) by Robert C. Motley, page 72A Year in Japan by Col. George M. Brooke, page 78Around the World by Mr. & Mrs. W. O. Hay, Jr., page 78Oral History Program of the George C. Marshall Research Library by Dr. Forrest C. Pogue, page 78The Lee Girls by Mary P. Coulling, page 79Dr. McChesney's Ghost by Mrs. Gordon Heiner, page 86David Hunter: Villain of the Valley by Dr. Cecil D. Eby, page 87Alexander McNutt: Knight of the New World by Mrs. Charles McCulloch, page 93The Grimke Sisters by Mrs. Robert S. Munger, page 98Society's Membership as of December 31, 1965, page 99Necrology (January 1, 1961 to December 31, 1965), page 101In Memory of Col. William Couper by Col. George M. Brooke, page 101In Memory of W. Houston Barclay From Notes by Mrs. Charles McCulloch, page 102Officers of the Rockbridge Historical Society, page 103Index of Volumes One Through Six, page 104