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Convocation Collection

Identifier: UA 155

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents

This collections includes material from the Opening, Special and Honors Convocations held at the College of William and Mary.


  • Creation: 1836-2017

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Conditions Governing Access:

The 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.


1.5 Linear Feet

Custodial History:

Parts of this collection was previously part of the Publications Collection.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 1941.112 was received on 10/15/1941.

Guide to the Convocation Collection
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository