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Russell Smith Papers, 1963-2002

Identifier: UA 5.021

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of: 23 spiral notebooks, 42 bound noteboooks, and 1 term paper by Russel T. Smith; notes taken in history and education classes at William & Mary (1970-1972, 1979); and notes in English, geology, government, and history classes at the University of Texas (1963-1969). The collection also includes a manuscript composed by Russell Smith entitled "Random Reminiscences of the College of William & Mary During the 1970s" which is restricted until the death of the author.


  • 1963-2002
  • Majority of material found in 1963-1979


Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

Stored off-site. We ask that researchers give at least 3 business days' notice to allow time for retrieval.

With the exception of Series 2 ("Random Reminiscences of the College of William & Mary During the 1970s," which is restricted until the death of the author) 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 publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the University Archives, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Libra

Biographical / Historical

Russell T. Smith was a student at William & Mary from 1970-71, 1972-75, and 1976-81.


2 Linear Feet (4 boxes and 1 folder.)


Alphabetical by course number or title.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

This collection is located offsite. Consult staff for assistance.


Series 2 (restricted manuscript) received in 2002.

Guide to the Russell Smith Papers
Special Collections Staff.
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Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository