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George Richards Passes Away

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George and Ann Richards
It is with heavy hearts that we share the news of the recent passing of George Richards ('54). Richards died on January 7 after an extended illness. In 2002, Richards and his wife, Ann, made a $3 million naming gift to the center. That gift enabled the center to grow into a national resource for Civil War era scholarship and education. You can follow this link to read more about George Richards's legacy and reactions to his passing from the Richards Center community.