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Wayland, John Walter (1872-1962)

Wayland, John Walter (1872-1962)
Historical Note
John Walter Wayland was born in 1872. He graduated from Bridgewater College and received his Ph.D. from the University of Virginia in 1907. He was chairman of the history department at Madison College (now James Madison University) until 1931. His chief interest was the history of Rockingham County and the Valley of Virginia. He wrote many books including histories of Rockingham County and Shenandoah County, Va. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: John Walter Wayland

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Records or Manuscript Collections
John Walter Wayland Papers, 1892-1940