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William A. Watson Poems, undated

Identifier: SC 00037

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Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 25 poems written by William A. Watson, who graduated from the College of William and Mary in 1951.  The poems are reminiscenes of Watson's time as a student at William and Mary and cover such topics as Homecoming, Colonial Williamsburg, and the Wren Building.


  • Creation: undated


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Administrative History:

Watson graduated from the College of William and Mary in 1951.


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Acquisition Information:


Guide to the William A. Watson Poems, undated
Finding Aid Authors: Kim Sims.
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The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository