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Lois Hornsby NAACP Photograph Album

Identifier: SC 01581

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Scope and Contents

67 photographs along with programs and newspaper clippings of Lois Hornsby's involvement with the York James City Williamsburg Branch, VA Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Photographs feature events and recipients of NAACP awards as well as many images of Hornsby receiving awards and a life membership within the NAACP.


  • Creation: 2007

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 publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Curator of Manuscripts and Rare Books, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lois Hornsby, 2018.

Guide to the Lois Hornsby NAACP Photograph Album
Christina R. Luers, CA
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository