John Pike Powers, Jr., (October 24, 1875 in Knoxville, Tennessee – October 30, 1950) was a member of the Virginia Glee Club during the Glee Club 1895-1896 season. A first year law student during the season, he was also a member of Pi Kappa Alpha and Phi Kappa Phi at the University of Virginia.
After attending the University, Powers practiced law in Knoxville as a senior partner in Powers & Thornburg, and also served as city attorney.
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- "John Pike Powers,Jr.". US World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (Ancestry.com). http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?rank=1&new=1&MSAV=1&msT=1&gss=angs-g&gsfn=j.+pike&gsln=powers&gsln_x=XO&msbdy=1873&msypn__ftp=Knoxville%2c+Knox%2c+Tennessee%2c+USA&msypn=36017&msypn_PInfo=8-%7c0%7c1652393%7c0%7c2%7c3246%7c45%7c0%7c1631%7c36017%7c0%7c&cpxt=0&uidh=qoc&cp=0&pcat=ROOT_CATEGORY&h=21953110&db=WW1draft&indiv=1&ml_rpos=9. Retrieved 2014-01-25.
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- Shield and Diamond of Pi Kappa Alpha 18: 464. June 1909. http://books.google.com/books?id=yuESAAAAIAAJ&dq=%22john%20pike%20powers%22%20%22university%20of%20virginia%22&pg=PA464#v=onepage&q=%22john%20pike%20powers%22%20%22university%20of%20virginia%22&f=false.