Reily Scrapbook

Title

Reily Scrapbook

Description

Scrapbook of Michael Reily documents school years at Woodberry Forest School and Williams College (Class of 1964). Prepared by his mother, following Micheal Reily’s death due to Hodgkins lymphoma in July 1964. She often wrote personal notations in the margins of the scrapbook, adding to the informational value of the material. The scrapbook is leather-bound, containing photographs, newspaper clippings, ribbons, certificates, etc. primarily regarding Michael’s activities in track and field, football, and wrestling.

Contributor

Williams Archives and Special Collections

Items in the Reily Scrapbook Collection

Reily Scrapbook, page 11
News Clippings re: Reily’s “A Young Man’s Fancy . . .;” “Lectures . . .;” “Letters Home . . .;” “A Boy’s Second Letter Home . . .;” “Les Nouvelles . . .;” “A Feint . . .;” “A Note In Despair . . .;” “The Reply”…

Reilly Scrapbook, page 12
News Clippings re: Fighting Tigers Gain Three Wins Over Fishburne, Hill, And V.E.S.;” The Sporting View; “Woodberry Forest Rolls To Easy Victory Over VES In 41-13 Scoring Fiasco Here”

Scrapbook of Michael Reily documents school years at…

Reily Scrapbook, page 13
News Clipping re: “The 1959 Woodberry Forest Football Squad” (The Woodberry Oracle)

Scrapbook of Michael Reily documents school years at Woodberry Forest School and Williams College (Class of 1964). Prepared by his mother following Michael…

Reily Scrapbook, page 14
News clippings re: “New Prefects Take Over Duties As Seventy-First session Starts;” “Reily Is Chosen Senior Prefect; Calder, Hall, Shaffer Will Assist;” “Chapel Council Officers Elected; Williams named Senior Warden At St. Andrew’s…

Reily Scrapbook, page 15
News clippings re: “Tiger Eleven Tied By Augusta In Tough Opening Game, 13-13;” “Woodberry Beats Episcopal, 41-13;” “Woodbury 11 Defeats Hill Footballers;” “Saints Win By 14 to 13;” “Woodberry forest Hold Off Hill, 26-16;”…

Reily Scrapbook, page 16
News clippings re: “Reily and Shaffer Are Chosen To Morehead Scholarship Race;” “Reily, Shaffer Gain Coveted Scholarships;” ‘Grapplers beat V.S.D.B., Augusta, Tie St. Christopher’s, Lose Two;” “Prep League Coaches Selected Six To Be…

Reily Scrapbook, page 17
Photographs re: Top- Banquet for Woodberry coach, Ned McDonald, upon his retirement; Middle- Woodberry Coach, Ned McDonald, honored by Redskins’ Ed Sutton; Woodberry co-captains Mike Reily (right) and Charlie Shaffer (left) as onlookers; Bottom-…

Reily Scrapbook, page 18
News Clippings re: “Woodberry Beats EHS;” “Shaffer, Reily Lead The Team To Biggest Victory In Thirteen Years;” The Sporting View, Nov 1959; “Woodberry Snaps Streak Of Episcopal”

Scrapbook of Michael Reily documents school years at…

Reily Scrapbook, page 19
Photographs re: Reily playing football for Woodberry Forest School, ca. 1959

Scrapbook of Michael Reily documents school years at Woodberry Forest School and Williams College (Class of 1964). Prepared by his mother following Michael Reily’s…

Reily Scrapbook, page 20
News Clippings re: “Woodberry beats Episcopal First Time in 12 Years, 13-7;” “Episcopal High Is Upset, 13-7 By Woodberry;” “EHS Game . . .”

Scrapbook of Michael Reily documents school years at Woodberry Forest School and Williams…