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Lavinia Phillips Papers

Identifier: 00/05/UA 5.149

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Scope and Contents

Contains newsclippings, correspondence, tickets, scrapbook, and other material related to the planning of the three Fehr-Well Fest reunions for the William and Mary Choir in 1974, 1983, and 2005. The Fehr-Well Fest reunions were created in celebration of Carl "Pappy" Fehr, director of the William and Mary Choir from 1945-1974. The scrapbook was created by Lavinia Phillips, class of 1959, and features newsclippings about the reunions, events scheduled during the reunions, and publications about Dr. Fehr created specifically for the reunions. Box 1 contains correspondence, tickets, and newsclippings while Box 2 contains the scrapbook.


  • 1974-2005

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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.

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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.

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1.70 Linear Feet

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2011.280 was hand delivered to the SCRC by Lavinia Phillips on 5/2/2011.

Related Materials:

Carl A. "Pappy" Fehr Papers (UA 6.017); Department of Music Records (UA 212); University Archives Photograph Collection (UA 8); University Archives Audiovisual Collection (UA 58).

Processing Information:

Acc. 2011.280 accessioned and minimally processed by Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist, in May 2011.

Guide to the Lavinia Phillips Papers
Finding Aid Authors: Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist.
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Language of description note
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository