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Department of Kinesiology Records

Identifier: UA 341

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents

This collections contains programs, fliers, and reports from the Department of Kinesiology at the College of William and Mary.  Included in the collection are programs and fliers for the student dance group, Orchesis.


  • 1954-2005


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Conditions Governing Access:

This 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:

The Department of Kinesiology was created in 1992 out of the previous Department of Physical Education. Kinesiology, the study of human movement, prepares students for a wide variety of academic and professional pursuits. Students may choose to receive a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree or a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree when completing the kinesiology major at William and Mary. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .


3.20 Linear Feet

Custodial History:

This collection was previously part of the Department of Physical Education Records (UA 198) and the University Archives Publications Collection.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2009.019 was transferred on 2/4/2009

Related Materials:

Department of Physical Education (UA 198).

Separated Materials:

The Department of Kinesiology Assessment Report from 1993 was separated from Acc. 2009.019 of the Department of Physical Education and transferred to this collection on 2/4/2009.

Processing Information:

A box and folder list was created by Patricia Sanabria, SCRC Staff, in August 2009.


Guide to the Department of Kinesiology Records
Finding Aid Authors: Steven Bookman.
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Script of description
Language of description note
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository