This collection is composed of drafts, and research notes related to Prof. Martin Mathes' publication "The Planting of a Campus Tradition: A History of the Landscape of the College of William and Mary." Amond other topics, it covers trees on campus.
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.
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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.
Biographical / Historical
Martin C. Mathes was a professor in the Department of Biology at William & Mary. His appointments were: Associate Professor of Biology, 1967-1974; Professor of Biology, 1974-2001. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .