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Alexander Kallos Papers

Identifier: UA 6.011

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Scope and Contents

Acc. 1986.22: This collection contains files dealing primarily with Professor Kallos' role in special events like commencements, Charter Days, homecomings, convocations, etc. Box 1 contains materials on Charter Days, convocations, and graduation ceremonies. Box 2 contains materials on graduation ceremonies and homecomings. Box 3 contains materials on inaugurations and the dedication of Phi Beta Kappa Memorial Hall.

Acc. 2008.145 includes papers and articles from the career of Alexander Kallos.


  • Creation: 1939-1959


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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:

Alexander Kallos was a professor of Modern Languages and Literatures at the College of William and Mary. He completed his graduate work at the University of Pennsylvania in 1956. Professor Kallos passed away in Williamsburg on April 14, 2002. 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:

Part or all of this collection is stored offsite. Consult a staff member for assistance.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 1986.22 was a gift from Alexander Kallos on 06/16/1986; Acc. 2008.145 was transferred on 3/6/2000 by David Jenkins.

Processing Information:

Acc. 2008.145 was accessioned from the SCRC backlog by Zach Hilpert and Wendy Korwin with an accession number added on 12/11/08 by Amy C. Schindler.

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