Date: Monday, March 16
Place: WLU Hillel House, W. Washington St.
Reception: 6:30 p.m.
Program: 7:30 p.m.
President Lee’s Financial Legacy,and Lexington’s Historic General Store: History through Accounting
Presenters, A Panel of Washington and Lee University Faculty and Students:
*Stephan Fafatas, Lawrence Associate Professor of Accounting
*Tom Camden, Head of Special Collections & Archives, University Library
*Bereket Mechale ’15, Accounting/Business Administration Major
*Catherine Roach ’16, History and Accounting/Business Administration Major
Speakers will highlight the utility of historic ledgers in investigating the impact of the railroad on Lexington commercial establishments such as Dold’s Store and the financial effect of Robert E. Lee’s presidency on Washington College.