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Colgate W. Darden, Jr. served as Governor of Virginia from 1942 until 1946. From 1947 until 1959, he was president of the University of Virginia. He served as chancellor of William & Mary from 1946 until 1947.

Preceded by

College of William & Mary Chancellor

Succeeded by

John Stewart Bryan 1942-1944

Colgate W. Darden, Jr. 1946-1947

Alvin Duke Chandler 1962-1974



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