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Charles L. Quittmeyer Papers

Identifier: UA 6.029

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Scope and Contents

The collection includes: notes and background materials gathered by Professor Charles Quittmeyer for use in writing his work "The Development of Business Administration as a Field of Study at William and Mary" (1984); course materials and syllabi; student papers; office files; and other material.


  • Creation: 1967-1985


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Conditions Governing Access:

This collection contains material which may be restricted related to personnel matters, student records, or other reasons. A Special Collections Research Center staff member must review the specified accessions for restricted material before any researchers may use the collection. Acc. 1990.072, Acc. 2007.004 are restricted because they include student records. Acc. 1999.054 must be reviewed for potentially restricted material in advance of use. Consult a staff for assistance. 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.

Conditions Governing Use:

Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Biographical Information:

Charles L. Quittmeyer was a professor of Business Administration at the College of William and Mary (1948-54; 1962-88) and the author of "The Development of Business Administration as a Field of Study at William and Mary." He held the following degrees: A.B., College of William and Mary; M.B.A., Harvard University; Ph.D., Columbia University. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .


18.00 Linear Feet (18 boxes)

Arrangement of Materials:

Collection is arranged by accession.

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

Acc. 1990.072 is located at Swem Library's offisite storage facility. Consult Special Collections staff for assistance.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 1988.005 acquired 02/03/1988; Acc. 1988.117 acquired 11/17/1988; Acc. 1990.072 acquired 12/19/1990; Acc. 1999.054 acquired 04/14/1988; Acc. 2007.004 acquired prior to 2007. Acquisition information for material accessioned after 7/13/2009 is available by consulting a Special Collections Research Center staff member.

Processing Information:

Finding Aid is under review. Current description is incomplete. Acc. 2010.197 was accessioned and minimally described from the Mss. backlog 3/30/2010 and 5/6/2010 by Amy C. Schindler, University Archivist.

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository