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Emily Calkins Scrapbook

Identifier: UA 5.090

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Scope and Contents

The scrapbook of Emily Calkins includes news clippings related to the College of William and Mary as well as events from throughout Virginia for the time period 1936-1942.


  • Creation: 1936-1942


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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 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.

Biographical Information:

Emily Eleanor Calkins graduated from the College of William and Mary in 1927. She also attended Columbia College in Florida, 1915-1917. She was a math instructor and professor at the College of William and Mary from 1927 to 1961. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .


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Custodial History:

The scrapbook includes a gift plate noting it was a gift of Emily Eleanor Calkins class of 1927 to the Pat and Agnes Paschall Library.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2008.152 was transferred from the Society of the Alumni via Jeb Stuart Rosebrook sometime prior to 2007.

Related Materials:

Eleanor Calkins' Collection (Mss. Acc. 1992.02-3); Virginia Wilson Halliday Papers (UA 5.066); Joe Holland Scrapbooks (UA 5.078); Mary Mackey Sainsbury Papers (UA 5.077); S. Louise Seymour Scrapbooks (UA 5.051); University Archives Scrapbook Collection (UA 35).

Processing Information:

Accessioned from the backlog on 12/11/08 by Amy C. Schindler.

Guide to the Emily Calkins Scrapbook
Finding Aid Authors: Amy C. Schindler.
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The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository