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Science Fiction and Fantasy Club of the College of William and Mary Records

Identifier: UA 7.062

Scope and Contents

This collection contains the records of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Club of the College of William and Mary, also known as "Skiffy." Included in the collection are announcements/fliers, scrapbooks of dance parties and events; copies of the newsletters "A" and "Semi-Colon;" photographs of club events; and several issues of the comic "FAANS," created by T. Campbell, a William and Mary alumnus who based some of the elements in the comic on Skiffy. More information about the club can be found on its website at .


  • 1975-2002
  • Majority of material found in 1990-2002

Language of Materials


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.


1.00 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.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2012.009 was hand delivered to the SCRC by the donor on 1/17/2012.

Separated Materials:

One folder related to the Science Fiction and Fantasy Club was pulled from the Student Organizations Collection and was added to this collection on 1/23/2012.

Processing Information:

Acc. 2012.009 accessioned and minimally described by Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist, in January 2012.
Guide to the Science Fiction and Fantasy Club of the College of William and Mary Records
Finding Aid Authors: Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist.
Language of description
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository