[Ads-l] [Ads-m] Virginia G. McDavid, dialectologist, lexicographer

Flanigan, Beverly flanigan at OHIO.EDU
Fri Nov 14 21:46:21 UTC 2014

Sad.  I visited Virginia in her Indiana home some years ago, when she graciously gave me (and Ohio University) Raven's duplicate set of LANCS materials, plus some books.  A treasure trove.  I regret that I didn't keep in touch with her, a typical consequence of busy lives and long distances apart.

Beverly Flanigan
Associate Professor Emerita
Department of Linguistics
Ohio University

From: Ads-m [ads-m-bounces at listserv.linguistlist.org] On Behalf Of Grant Barrett [grantbarrett at gmail.com]
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Virginia G. McDavid, dialectologist, lexicographer, and long-time
prominent member of the American Dialect Society, has died:


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