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Malcom Lester papers

 Unprocessed
Identifier: ViU-2022-0019

Content Description

This collection contains Lester's certificate of membership in Phi Beta Kappa at the University of Virginia, dated June 12, 1954; a scroll dedicated to the University of Virginia and its faculty, one of twelve institutions selected nationwide to implement the one year Basic Premeteorology curriculum as specified by the United States Army Air Force and administered by the University of Chicago, by the 156 men who successfully completed the program at the University, undated; Lester's diploma from his study in the Master of Arts in History program at the University of Virginia, dated September 24, 1946; Lester's diploma from his study in the Doctor of Philosophy in History program at the University of Virginia, dated June 14, 1954.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Gift of Nick Blesdoe, 13 May 2019.

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1946 - 1954

Extent

.13 Cubic Feet (One large oversize folder)

Inventory

4 items

  • Two books: Anthony Merry Redivivus: A Reappraisal of the British Minister to the United States, 1803-6 and Quitman County, Georgia