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Marshall-Wythe Symposium Records

Identifier: UA 34.007

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Scope and Contents

This collection includes audiotapes and manuscripts of lectures delivered, as well as announcements for lectures given at various Marshall-Wythe Symposiums sponsored by the College of William and Mary.

Many Marshall-Wythe Symposium lectures were published and have been cataloged in Swem Library's online catalog.


  • Creation: 1939-1972
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1967-1972


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Conditions Governing Access:

The 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.

Historical Note:

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3.00 Linear Feet

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

Portions of this collection are stored offsite. Ask staff for assistance. Advance notice is required to use the tapes. Contact a staff member for details.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 1983.058 received 10/1983. Box was formerly part of the University Archives Publications Collection. Acc. 1999.044 received on 11/9/1998.  Reel-to-reel tape recordings of Marshall-Wythe Symposium lectures recorded on a Knight Recorder, circa 1955-1965.  Given by R. Wayne Kernodle, a sociology professor.

Related Materials:

Marshall-Wythe Institute Records (UA 254); University Archives Subject File Collection (UA 9)

Information about related materials is available at

Guide to the Marshall-Wythe Symposium Records
Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Staff.
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The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository