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Guy Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. Acc. 1985.42
Papers of the William George and Gladys Bennett Guy family of Williamsburg, Virginia with additions from Joan Eastman Bennett.  Includes correspondence, invitations, minutes, clippings, oral histories, notebooks, reports, photographs, written memories, essays and printed materials. Papers include items about water and gas, Williamsburg Landing, American Red Cross, Williamsburg United Service Organization, Williamsburg Female Academy, College of William and Mary and zoning regulations.  Includes ephemera of  Williamsburg, Virginia and personal material and correspondence of the Bennett Family and Guy Family of Williamsburg, Virginia.

Dates

  • 1900-1988

Creator

Language of Materials

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.

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.

Extent

0.75 Linear Feet

Title
Guide to the Guy Family Papers
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Anne Johnson.
Date
2009-05-11
Language of description
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Revision Statements

  • May 12th, 2017: Mss. Acc. 1998.18 (2001.22 and 2011.645) Joan Eastman Bennett Papers were combined with the Guy Family Papers in November 2011.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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