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Marianna Christian Broaddus Scrapbook

Identifier: SC 00372

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Content Description

Scrapbook consisting of childhood reminisces from Marianna Christian about her family. As a small child, Marianna kept a collection of letters, drawings, postcards, and advertisements in which she provided context, usually in crayon. The scrapbook includes report cards that belonged to her father, William Christian, as well as letters to and from Marianna's parents, family, and friends. There are also drawings from her family as well as herself, newspaper clippings that feature her family as well as one featuring her and a friend preparing for a swim competition while at a public pool. Williamsburg area pamphlets and ephemera are also dispersed throughout the scrapbook.


  • Creation: 1945- 1950

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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.

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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.


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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository