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Collection of French Language Manuscripts

Identifier: Mss. 1.17

  • Staff Only
  • No requestable containers

Scope and Contents

Includes manuscript material in French. The collection is currently being processed and new items will be added on an ongoing basis. This collection has multiple creators, which have not been indexed at this time.


  • Creation: 1633-1942
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1633-1795, 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.


0.75 Linear Feet

Acquisition Information:

Purchases, donations. Item 2016.024 is a gift from Suzanne C. Weber in memory of her husband, Robert L. Weber.


The collection is currently being processed and new items will be added on an ongoing basis.

Processing Information:

Created in December 2011 by Benjamin Bromley, and edited by SCRC staff on an ongoing basis.

Guide to the Collection of French Language Manuscripts
Special Collections Research Center Staff.
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository