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Whittle-Greene Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 W61

Scope and Contents

Papers of Cloe Tyler Whittle Greene. Mostly diaries, 1855-1924, before and after her marriage to John Newport Greene. Also includes printed cards, photographs, verse, newspapers, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and prints of colonial and Civil War figures. Topics covered by the diaries include secession, Civil War, Reconstruction, travel, life in Norfolk, Virginia and marriage.

Dates

  • 1855-1995, undated

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access:

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 Manuscripts and Rare Books Librarian, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Addition 1990.18: The original is in the Chesapeake Public Library (Virginia) and may not be reproduced, published or quoted without their permission.

Biographical Information:

Chloe Tyler Whittle Greene was married to John Newport Greene. She lived in Norfolk, Virginia during the mid to late 1800's and early 1900's.

Extent

4.50 Linear Feet

Acquisition Information:

Donated by Mrs. Edward Duffy (1950) and the Chesapeake Public Library (1990).

Electronic Format:

Diaries issued in microfilm as part of American Women's Diaries Readex Film Products, New Canaan, Ct.

Related Materials:

June 23, 1876 and June 26, 1884 (2) issues of The Norfolk Weekly Landmark have been transferred to the Newspaper Collection and filed under:  AN47.N67 N492.  Ten issues (1876 and 1877) of Our School Laureate have been transferred to the Newspaper Collection and filed under:  AN47.N67 O92.

Separated Materials:

June 23, 1876 and June 26, 1884 (2) issues of The Norfolk Weekly Landmark have been transferred to the Newspaper Collection and filed under:  AN47.N67 N492.  Ten issues (1876 and 1877) of Our School Laureate have been transferred to the Newspaper Collection and filed under:  AN47.N67 O92.

Processing Information:

The collection was arranged, described, and rehoused by Matt Abel, Special Collections Staff, in September 2013.
Title
Guide to the Whittle-Greene Papers
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Staff and Matt Abel, Special Collections Staff.
Date
2007-06-01
Language of description
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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