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Scrapbooks, 1943-1978

Identifier: id207684

Scope and Contents

These scrapbooks cover Godwin's political activities beginning in 1943, his service in Ruritan National and his presidency of that organization in 1952, his gubernatorial campaign of 1965, educational conferences, and first and second terms as governor. These are listed chronologically from 1943 through January, 1978. A number of scrapbooks have been retained by Governor and Mrs. Godwin and are not included with those transferred to The College of William and Mary.


  • 1943-1978

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.


From the Collection: 53.50 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository