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Margaret Thatcher Letters

 Collection
Identifier: UA 6.006

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of letters written by Margaret Thatcher, Chancellor of the College of William and Mary, to President Timothy J. Sullivan. Included in the letters are thank you letters to Sullivan for various Charter Day activities, Thatcher being installed as Chancellor, and saying farewell to her seven years as Chancellor.

Dates

  • 1994-2003

Language of Materials

English

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.

Biographical Information:

Margaret, The Lady Thatcher, is the former Prime Minister of Great Britain. Thatcher served as Chancellor of the College of William and Mary from 1993 through 2000. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: https://scdbwiki.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php?title=Margaret_Thatcher.

Extent

0.01 Linear Foot

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2000.03 transferred from the Office of the President by Mary Anderson to the University Archives between 24 February and 10 March 2000. Acquisition information for material received after 7/13/2009 is available by consulting a Special Collections Research Center staff member.

Related Materials:

Several letters written by Thatcher were pulled from the Univeristy Archives Subject File Collection and were added to this collection on 4/8/2013.

Separated Materials:

Several letters written by Thatcher were pulled from the Univeristy Archives Subject File Collection and were added to this collection on 4/8/2013.
Title
Guide to the Margaret Thatcher Letters
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Staff.
Date
2007-07-04
Language of description
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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