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Department of Military Science Records

Identifier: UA 210

  • Staff Only
  • No requestable containers

Scope and Contents

This collection includes invitations, material about the Queen's Guard and ROTC, and other publications from the Department of Military Science and other military-related bodies at the College of William and Mary. The collection also includes material related to the Student Army Training Corps stationed on campus during World War I, activities of other units during World War II, and the US Coast Guard Auxiliary.


  • Creation: 1918-2011


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Conditions Governing Access

The 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.

Biographical / Historical

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Arranged alphabetically.

Custodial History

This collection was formerly part of the University Archives Publications Collection.

Processing Information

A box and folder list was created by Amy White, SCRC staff, in May 2009. Amy C. Schindler, University Archivist, rearranged folders into a second box due to collection growth in October 2011.

Guide to the Department of Military Science Records
Finding Aid Authors: Eileen O'Toole, Special Collections Assistant.
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository