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Signature of James L. Dusenbery and several photographs artistically combined.

Lenoir, Walter Waightstill

Walter Waightstill Lenoir (1823-1890) of Wilkes County, NC, was educated at William Bingham's Hillsborough Academy and enrolled in the University in 1839. He joined the Dialectic Society and graduated as valedictorian in 1843. He became a planter.

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