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Queens Lake Garden Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2011.654 and 2011.655

Scope and Contents

Contains twelve scrapbooks created by the Queens Lake Garden Club (1954-2011) detailing events and publicity related to the club. Included in the scrapbooks are newsclippings, photographs, announcements of programs, minutes, and other material.

Dates

  • 1963-2011
  • Majority of material found in 1980-1999

Language of Materials

English

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.

Historical Note:

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Extent

6.00 Linear Feet

Arrangement of Materials:

This collection is not yet fully arranged and described. Researchers may wish to consult with a staff member for further information in advance of using the collection.

Custodial History:

Twelve scrapbooks that were part of Acc. 2010.113 were mistakenly added to the Williamsburg Area Council of Garden Club Records in 2010. These have been separated out and were interfiled within this collection on 10/27/2011 under Acc. 2011.654.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2011.655 was hand delivered to the SCRC by the donor on 10/26/2011.

Related Materials:

Williamsburg Area Council of Garden Clubs Records.

Processing Information:

Accessioned and minimally processed by Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist, in October 2011.
Title
Guide to the Queens Lake Garden Club Records
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist.
Date
2011-10-27
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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