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20027 Washington and Lee University 1874 Diploma
Measuring 16" x 13.5" (and signed by Robert E. Lee's son,
Gen. George Washington Custis Lee, as President, as well as
a host of other prominent ex-Confederates who were serving
on the Board of Trustees, including Gen. John Echols
(Commander of the division which includes the VMI cadets at
New Market), Col. William McLaughlin (commanded an
artillery battalion at New Market), Col. William Allen
("Stonewall" Jackson's ordinance chief), Col. William T.
Poague, author of a memoir which came to be known as
"Gunner with Stonewall", and others. Attractive graphics,
with portraits of Washington and the recently-deceased Lee.