Skip to main content

Committee to Furnish the President's House Records

Identifier: UA 215

  • Staff Only
  • No requestable containers

Scope and Contents

Acc. 1985.070: This accession contains files detailing the formation of the committee and its work to acquire objects for the house.

Acc. 1992.019: This accession includes correspondence, minutes, agenda, committee reports, financial statements, memoranda, brochures, clippings, and meeting announcements.

Acc. 2008.140: includes memoranda and paperwork for the Committee to Furnish the President's House collected by longtime committee member Carlton Casey.


  • Creation: 1977-1994
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1991-1994


Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access:

Acc. 1985.070 requires permission from the President's House Committee. 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.


7.00 Linear Feet

Arrangement of Materials:

This collection is arranged by accession. Individual accessions may not yet be fully arranged, described, and rehoused.

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

Parts of this collection are located offsite. Please ask staff for assistance.

Custodial History:

Acc. 2008.140 was received by the Manuscripts unit from Carlton Casey and transferred to the University Archives unit sometime prior to 2007.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 1985.070 transferred from the President's House Project Office 08/1985; Acc. 1992.019 received from Donald Ransone Taylor on 03/19/1992, 03/11/1994, and 10/24/1996; Acc. 2008.140 received from Carlton Casey.

Related Materials:

Office of the President including Thomas Graves, Paul Verkuil, and Timothy Sullivan record groups.

Processing Information:

Acc. 2008.140 accessioned from the backlog 12/11/2008.

Boxes 15, 16, and 17 (accessions 1992.019 and 2008.140) added to collection and stored on-site, 2019 November 14.

Guide to the Committee to Furnish the President's House Records
SCRC Staff.
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository