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Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

 Organization

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Institute for Historical Biology Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 237
Scope and Contents

This collection contains reports related to the Institute for Historical Biology, a part of the Anthropology Department at the College of William and Mary. The reports include "Assessment of Human Remains from Archaeological Site 44YO2," "Report on the Human Remains Recovered from Block 23CB on Colonial Williamsburg Property," and "Analysis of Two Human Skeletons from Smith's Fort, Bermuda.

A. Edwin Kendrew Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01234
Scope and Contents

Pamphlets and brochures from Colonial Williamsburg, plus various invitations and programs for Williamsburg area events.

William E. Land Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.164
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a scrapbook that belonged to William E. Land, class of 1941, while a student at the College of William and Mary. Included in the scrapbook are photographs of William and Mary buildings and grounds, students, Commencement, and Colonial Williamsburg buildings. There are also loose photographs and an article from 1972 regarding Land's appointment as Judge of the Municpal Court in Danville, Virginia.

Lee Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1993.06-01 and Mss. Acc. 1995.27
Scope and Contents Mss. Acc. 1993.06-01, Series 1 - 4: Papers and photographs of the Edward Myers Lee Family of Williamsburg, Virginia. Lee graduated from the College of William and Mary, as did many of his children.  An album has photos of a May Pole in front of the Williamsburg Court House on Duke of Gloucester St. The papers include material for some of his children, particulary Elizabeth Mallory Lee (Mrs. John Walston Henderson), Peticolas Lee (Mrs. Robert Edward Lee), Mary King Lee, and Edward M. Lee. ...

Will Molineux Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 01/MS 00042
Scope and Contents

Williamsburg, Virginia items given by Will Molineux, mostly via the Williamsburg Historic Records Association.  Some items are personal papers (newspaper articles, etc.) of Will Molineux.  The photograph collection covers the entire Williamsburg area, including James City County and York County.  Subjects include people, places, buildings, events, Colonial Williamsburg, William and Mary and many more.

Morecock Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 M81
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1881-1937 and n.d., relating to the history of Williamsburg, Jamestown, and Yorktown, Va. collected by members of the Morecock family of Williamsburg, Va. Includes photographs, pamphlets, Christmas cards, postcards, and wood-cut prints depicting the Powder Magazine, Bruton Parish Church, the Courthouse of 1770, the Yorktown Monument, the church tower at Jamestown as well as souvenirs of the Yorktown Centennial, 1881 and the Jamestown Exposition, 1907.

Elizabeth Nunn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1991.51 and 2000.33
Scope and Contents

Papers of Elizabeth Nunn, an elementary school teacher in Williamsburg, Virginia.

Peacock Hill Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2013.116
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, newsclippings, research notes, and other material related to the attempt to classify the Peacock Hill neighborhood of Williamsburg, Virginia a historic landmark. Also included are maps of the neighborhood as well as a copy of the signed petition for Colonial Williamsburg to build townhomes that compliment, not replace, the homes in the Peacock Hill neighborhood. Most of the material is from 1982.

J. Randolph Ruffin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1998.58
Scope and Contents

Papers of J. Randolph Ruffin. Newspaper clippings, brochures, drafts of speeches, correspondence about Virginia history, the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, and tours directed by J. Randolph Ruffin, Director of Special Events for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Accessions 1998.58 and 1999.22 WHRA.

Howard Scammon Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. Acc. 1992.38 and additions
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence, clippings, photographs, programs, playbooks and other material collected by William and Mary Theatre professor Howard Scammon. The bulk of the material is correspondence between Scammon and his former students, but the papers also include documentation related to the William and Mary Theatre, The Common Glory, the Jamestown Festival of 1957, other Williamsburg theatre groups and famous William and Mary alumni such as Glenn Close and Linda Lavin. ...

Additional filters:

Subject
Correspondence 14
Photographs 13
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 13
Williamsburg (Va.)--Photographs 7
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 6
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Reports 6
Scrapbooks 6
Williamsburg (Va.)--Social life and customs 6
Jamestown (Va.)--History--20th century 5
Jamestown Festival (1957) 5
Newspapers 5
Pamphlets 5
Clippings (information artifacts) 4
Legal documents 4
Letters (correspondence) 4
Notebooks 4
Programs 4
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--19th century 4
Christmas cards 3
James City County (Va.)--History--20th century 3
Jamestown 350th Anniversary 3
Jamestown Ter-centennial Exposition (1907) 3
Poems 3
World War, 1939-1945 3
Yorktown (Va.)--History--20th century 3
Account books 2
College of William and Mary--Students 2
College theater--United States 2
Design drawings 2
Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History 2
Education--Virginia--Williamsburg--20th century 2
Financial records 2
Fliers (printed matter) 2
Greeting cards 2
Historic buildings--Conservation and restoration--Virginia--Williamsburg 2
Invitations 2
Jamestown Exposition (1907) 2
Manuscripts (document genre) 2
Maps 2
Matthew Whaley School (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
Obituaries 2
Printed ephemera 2
Speeches 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Universities and Colleges--Virginia--Faculty 2
Virginia--History--20th century 2
Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--Colonial Period--History 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--History 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--Restoration 2
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Siege, 1781--Centennial celebrations, etc 2
African American physicians 1
African Americans--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Alexandria (Va.)--History 1
Anthropology 1
Archaeology--Methodology 1
Artifacts 1
Artists--Virginia 1
Birthday cards 1
Blue Ridge Springs (Va.) 1
Booklets 1
Books 1
Broadsides 1
Buildings and Grounds--Lake Matoaka Ampitheatre 1
Business records 1
Buttons (information artifacts) 1
Campbell County (Va.)--History 1
Capitol (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Catalogs 1
Certificates 1
Charlottesville (Va.)--History 1
Charter Day 1
Christmas--United States 1
Church bulletins 1
College of William and Mary--Faculty and Staff 1
College of William and Mary--History--18th century 1
College of William and Mary--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation--History 1
Colonial period, ca. 1609-1774 1
Community theater 1
Confederate Memorial (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Continential Congress 1
Danville (Va.)--History 1
Danville (Va.)--History--20th century 1
Declaration of Independence 1
Deeds 1
Diaries 1
Diplomas 1
Drawings and graphics 1
Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Education--Virginia--Williamsburg--19th century 1
Engravings (Prints) 1
Europe--Description and travel 1
Fredericksburg (Va.)--History 1
Gardening--Virginia 1
Hampton (Va.)--History--20th century 1
Hanover Courthouse (Va.)--History 1
Harrisonburg (Va.)--History 1
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