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B. Floyd Flickinger Papers

Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2012.341

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Scope and Contents

Papers of B. Floyd Flickinger, Superintendent of the Colonial National Historic Park.  Letters, memos, reports, speeches, documents, photographs, and other material related to the creation and operation of the Colonial National Historic Park in Yorktown, Virginia.  Material on archaeology at Jamestown and the expansion of the National Park Service.  Personal papers which include Flickinger's position at the Technical Training Service at the Quartermaster School during World War II, his position as a teacher of American History and news clippings about his interest in the theater and history.


  • Creation: 1927-1950


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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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Arrangement of Materials:

Arranged in series and subseries by the focus of the material and alphabetically by subject within each series and subseries.

Related Materials:

See also B. Floyd Flickinger Papers at the Colonial National Historic Park, Yorktown, Virginia.

Processing Information:

Accessioned and minimally processed by Benjamin Bromley in October 2012.

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