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Song for Virginia Illustration

Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2008.233

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Scope and Contents

Illustration by Robert Armstrong of the poem, "Song for Virginia," which he wrote at the Williamsburg Inn in 1968 about the landing at Jamestown, Virginia.


  • Creation: 1968

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Biographical Information:

Robert Armstrong, of Williamsburg, Virginia, wrote a book, "A Song for Virginia and other Poems" in 1975, published by Thornhill Press. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki:


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Acquisition Information:

Gift via the Williamsburg Historic Records Association.

Related Materials:

Original manuscript of the poem is at the University of Virginia.

Physical Description

1 item

Guide to the Song for Virginia Illustration
Finding Aid Authors: Anne Johnson.
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The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository