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John Paul Carter Papers

Identifier: UA 5.097

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists of mostly class notes of John Paul Carter while he was a student at the College of William and Mary from 1941 to 1944. The collection also includes papers relating to the Class of 1944 50th Reunion at William and Mary in May 1994, including an address given at a memorial service commemorating soldiers who died in World War II. Copies of an address given by Max Lerner entitled The Constitution and the Crisis State and a 1943-1944 William and Mary Course Catalogue are also present. Box 1 contains loose class notes, Course Catalogue, Max Lerner address, and reunion information. Box 2 contains notebooks of class notes.


  • Creation: 1941-1944
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1941-1944

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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:

John Paul Carter was a student at the College of William and Mary, and was a member of the class of 1944. He was married to Joan Worstell Carter, a member of the class of 1945 at William and Mary. Mr. Carter died in 1997 in Sewanee, Tennessee.


0.80 Linear Feet

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2009.127 was received on 10/29/1997.

Related Materials:

Joan Worstell Carter Papers (UA 5.025)


Guide to the John Paul Carter Papers
Finding Aid Authors: Steven Bookman.
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The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository