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William E. Land Scrapbook

Identifier: UA 5.164

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a scrapbook that belonged to William E. Land, class of 1941, while a student at the College of William and Mary. Included in the scrapbook are photographs of William and Mary buildings and grounds, students, Commencement, and Colonial Williamsburg buildings. There are also loose photographs and an article from 1972 regarding Land's appointment as Judge of the Municpal Court in Danville, Virginia.


  • Creation: circa 1937-1972
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1937-1941

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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.

Biographical Information:

William E. Land was a student at the College of William and Mary from 1937-1941. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .


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Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

The fragile nature of this material may limit handling.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2012.308 was acquired by the donor and was given to Anne Johnson, Swem Library, who gave it to the SCRC on 8/13/2012.

Related Materials:

Emily Calkins Scrapbook (UA 5.090); Alice Gates Goodman Scrapbook (UA 5.142); Margaret Mitchell Scrapbook (UA 5.07); Mary Mackey Sainsbury Papers (UA 5.077); Eleanor Ramsdell Van Scherpe Papers (UA 5.050).

Processing Information:

Accessioned and minimally described by Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist, in August 2012.

Guide to the William E. Land Scrapbook
Finding Aid Authors: Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist.
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The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository