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Emily Harrell Lynch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.040

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of twenty-seven photographs and four newspaper clippings all belonging to Emily Harrell Lynch, College of William and Mary class of 1942. Typical student activities are documented including sports such as football and Homecoming Parades, May Day, Christmas, initiations, College buildings, and other typical college activities. Box 1 contains the newspaper clippings and box 2 contains the photographs.

Acc. 2012.337 includes a photograph of Lynch, Dorothy Griffin, Frances Poarch, and Harriet Murray, a copy of "Outline of the History of Mathematics" and a mathematics test, and printed material relating to Lynch's graduation in 1942.

Dates

  • 1938-1946

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access:

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 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:

William and Mary student (1938-1942). Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .

Extent

0.40 Linear Feet

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 1990.056 was received on 7/27/1990

Related Materials:

One gray, green, and gold duc cap, circa 1938, is housed and described in the University Archives Artifact Collection.

See various subject files under Athletics--Indian Symbolism and Athletics--Football in the University Archives Subject File Collection.

1908 and 1909 Colonial Echoes and 1941 Course Catalog transferred to the education collection.

Separated Materials:

One gray, green, and gold duc cap, circa 1938, was separated from this collection and is now housed and described in the University Archives Artifact Collection. 1908 and 1909 Colonial Echoes and 1941 Course Catalog transferred to the education collection.

Processing Information:

Acc. 2012.337 accessioned and minimally processed by Benjamin Bromley in October 2012.
Title
Guide to the Emily Harrell Lynch Papers
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Staff.
Date
2007-06-13
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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