The History & Legacy of UMW

UMW Digital History Archive

Century America – The State Normal and Industrial School

Century America – The State Normal School provides a look at UMW – then the State Normal School – and its history during the First World War.

This site also expands into the larger Fredericksburg community and talks about the influenza pandemic that followed the war and its effects on campus. This site is a part of a larger project titled Century America, which is also included in this Digital Project archive.

“The Faculty,” Battlefield Yearbook, 1917, 8, Special Collections and University Archives, Simpson Library, University of Mary Washington,