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Stanley Farnum Papers

Identifier: UA 5.085

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Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, photos, and certificate of completion for Stanley Farnum while he was a student of the Army Specialized Training Program held at the College of William and Mary from 1943-1944. The correspondence is made up of Mr. Farnum's letters home to his parents about the Training Program and his experiences there. The photographs are of Stanley Farnum, his wife, and other cadets outside their barracks on campus.


  • Creation: 1943-1944
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1943-1944

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Conditions Governing Access:

This 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.

Biographical / Historical

Stanley Farnum was a student of the Army Specialized Training Program held at the College of William and Mary. He completed his training on March 15, 1944.


0.20 Linear Feet

Arrangement of Materials:

This collection is arranged alphabetically by subject.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2008.126 was received on 1/7/2000.

Related Materials:

Department of Military Science (UA 210).

Processing Information:

Processed by Steven Bookman in November 2008.

Guide to the Stanley Farnum Papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository