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Dabney, Virginius 1901-1995

Overview
Works: 197 works in 293 publications in 1 language and 8,453 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Sources  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Composer, Author of introduction, Speaker
Classifications: E332.2, B
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The Jefferson scandals : a rebuttal by Virginius Dabney( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dabney challenges the Sally Hemings scandal in the life of Thomas Jefferson by supporting and elaborating upon the positions taken by many noted historians who dispute this claim of scandal
Virginia, the new dominion by Virginius Dabney( Book )

15 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are also 4 issues of the Bulletin of the American Society of Newspaper Editors, July/Aug. 75 to Nov./Dec. 75 [4 vol.]
Below the Potomac; a book about the new South by Virginius Dabney( Book )

8 editions published between 1942 and 1986 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dry messiah : the life of Bishop Cannon by Virginius Dabney( Book )

9 editions published between 1949 and 1970 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richmond : the story of a city by Virginius Dabney( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book chronicles the growth of this historic community over nearly four centuries from its founding in the early 1700s by William Byrd II to its most recent urban and suburban developments. In this expanded edition, the author updates his history by examining the developments in racial relations, cultural institutions, and downtown architecture that have taken place in Richmond over the past two decades
The Patriots : the American Revolution generation of genius( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberalism in the South by Virginius Dabney( Book )

12 editions published between 1932 and 1970 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last review : the Confederate reunion, Richmond, 1932 by Virginius Dabney( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Jefferson's University : a history by Virginius Dabney( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's bicentennial '76 college; the story of Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia by Virginius Dabney( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginius Dabney's Virginia : writings about the Old Dominion by Virginius Dabney( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pistols and pointed pens : the dueling editors of old Virginia by Virginius Dabney( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginia Commonwealth University : a sesquicentennial history by Virginius Dabney( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of two institutions, the Medical College of Virginia and the Richmond Professional Institute, which came together in 1968 to form Virginia Commonwealth University (vcu), is presented. The Medical College of Virginia was established in 1838 (1988 marks VCU's 150th anniversary) as a branch of Hampden-Sydney College, but broke away in 1854 as a result of a bitter controversy between two medical factions. The Richmond Professional Institute, originally known as the Richmond School of Social Work and Public Health, was formed in 1917. The book has the following chapters: (1) in the beginning, (2) postbellum years and the battling doctors, (3) two rival medical schools, (4) the feuding schools unite, (5) the Sanger era begins, (6) the new hospital and the way, (7) the Sanger presidency ends, (8) the college under President Smith; (9) a magician at work in education, (10) Hibbs is succeeded by Oliver, (11) a university is born, (12) the Brandt and Temple presidencies, (13) President Ackell takes over, (14) progress in the eighties--east campus, (15) progress in the eighties--west campus, (16) President Ackell and the student press, (17) athletics at vcu, (18) a forward pace in academe, and (19) moving toward the bicentennial. Appendices list vcu winners of the following awards: Nobel Prize in medicine and physiology; Presidential Medallion; Wayne medal; Louise Obici annual award; Medical Society of Virginia (Robins) award; distinguished faculty award; Dean's award, school of medicine; distinguished service to medicine; Markle scholars; Fulbright scholars; Guggenheim fellows; American Council of Learned Societies fellowships; National Council for the Humanities residential fellowships; and National Endowment for the Arts individual fellowships. Lists of honorary degree recipients and rectors are also appended. A bibliography, an index, and 98 illustrations are provided. (Km)
The University of Virginia by Charles Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architecture in downtown Richmond by Robert P Winthrop( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bicentennial history and roster of the Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Virginia, 1783-1983 by Virginius Dabney( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Revolution and its meaning for today by Virginius Dabney( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The University of Virginia : thirty-two woodcuts by Charles Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 1937 and 1955 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Cuckoo Tavern to Monticello by Virginius Dabney( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamestown before the Mayflower by Virginius Dabney( Book )

5 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Richmond : the story of a city
Alternative Names
Virginius Dabney American journalist

Virginius Dabney Amerikaans journalist (1901-1995)

Languages
English (128)

Covers
Virginia, the new dominionRichmond : the story of a cityMr. Jefferson's University : a history