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Early Initiates of Omicron Chapter at Virginia, 1859-1860

I just read a very interesting article that I’d like to share with you all. “Friendship! The sweetest name on earth.” Early Initiates of Omicron Chapter at Virginia, 1859-1860 By Towner Blackstock (Davidson 1994) Curator of Archives, Phi Gamma Delta … Continue reading

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Obadiah Pearson Amacker (13 Dec. 1838-17 June 1910)

O.P. Amacker was born in St. Helena Parish, LA, the son of Nathaniel (1811-1881) and Mosilla (Pearson) Amacker (1813-1871). Amacker studied law at the University of Virginia in sessions 35-36 (1858-1860), then studied law in New Orleans, LA. In 1861, … Continue reading

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