1929

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Events

  • Recipient of the French Legion of Honor, U.Va. President Edwin A. Alderman and Paul Goodloe McIntire, a businessman and philanthropist, whose generosity and name are intricately linked to the University and Charlottesville, were honored at a ceremony. Alderman was recognized for the contributions of the University and its faculty, students and alumni who aided France during World War I. McIntire was honored for a children's tuberculosis hospital he founded in France for refugees from the German-occupied north.[1]

Deaths

Images

  1. Web. "U.Va. Scholar and Educator Awarded France's Highest Honor in Ceremony at Carr's Hill", Jane Ford, UVAToday, The Rector And Visitors Of The University Of Virginia, September 24, 2007, retrieved May 6, 2019.