The collection includes correspondence, news clippings, and planning documents and drafts of the Amos Alonzo Stagg Society. The group was formed to prevent the proposed expansion of Cary Field Stadium (now known as Zable Stadium) and thereby bring the College of William and Mary into division 1 college football.
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.
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The Amos Alonzo Stagg Society was a student-faculty-alumni-Williamsburg residents organization formed to prevent the proposed expansion of Cary Field Stadium. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .
Portions of this collection were previously part of the University Archives Publications Collection.
Acc. 2002.079 received prior to 2002 from an unidentified source.
University Archives Subject File Collection (UA 9)
Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository
Amos Alonzo Stagg Society Records, Special Collections Research Center, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary. https://scrcguides.libraries.wm.edu/repositories/2/resources/25 Accessed May 24, 2019.